LaPorte, David

David Laporte under waterOffice

Uhler 222

Office Phone



Spring 2021 Office Hours

  • Tuesday: Noon-2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: Noon-2:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 2:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Other hours by appointment
  • All office hours are via Zoom meeting ID 915 728 9899

How I became Interested in Psychology

I can't really answer this. It is kind of like asking when you realized blueberries are your favorite food.

Areas of Interest

Paranoia, schizophrenia, eating disorders, forensic psychology, neuropsychology

Current Research and Professional Projects

Changes in the content of paranoid delusions over time and the contribution of reductions in hearing to paranoid feelings

Information about Dr. LaPorte's Book on Paranoia (it's not about you!)


PhD, Temple University: Clinical Psychology


Licensed as a psychologist in Pennsylvania for the Independent Practice of Psychology
(formerly licensed in Minnesota and Maryland)

Courses Taught


General Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Forensic Psychology, Eating: Normal and Abnormal


Clinical Neuropsychology