Category Archives: Announcements

Article Review: Bach, P., & Hayes, S. C. (2002). The use of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy to prevent the rehospitalization of psychotic patients: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of consulting and clinical psychology, 70, 1129-1138. Harris, R. (2009). ACT made simple.

If you work at an acute inpatient psychiatric hospital, you will see familiar faces as patients are readmitted.   It’s an evitable occurrence.  When this happens you can do one of two things, either continue with the same treatment approach or … Continue reading

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WKPIC Recognized by APA Division 18

                  Very, very proud of our sponsoring agencies (Western State Hospital, Pennyroyal Center), our supervisors, and our interns, current and previous!     Susan R. Redmond-Vaught, Ph.D. Director, WKPIC    

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WKPIC Welcomes Intern Class 2017-2018!

    WKPIC says a hearty HELLO to Anissa Pugh, Crystal Henson, Michael Daniel, Katy Roth, and Georgetta Harris-Wyatt. We are happy–and fortunate–to have you! Looking forward to a great year. And I didn’t mean to put you all into … Continue reading

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Farewell To Interns, 2016-2017

Once again, the time has come to bid farewell to an intern class. Our 2016-2017 interns are officially loose in the world, to do all the good they can do–which I believe will be an amazing amount.   Congratulations, ladies. … Continue reading

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Interviewing at WKPIC

  WKPIC’s staff has begun the process of reviewing applications for the 2017-2018 intern year. We’re excited!   Soon, letters will go out, and we hope that we will meet many of you who applied to our program. If you … Continue reading

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Massive WOOHOOs and CONGRATULATIONS!

WKPIC would like to extend giant happy dances to the following brilliant folks:   First, former intern and current post-doc Crystal Bray successfully defended her dissertation!               Seconnd, current intern Dannie Harris passed the … Continue reading

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Huge Congratulations

  WKPIC extends warmest congratulations to Dianne Rapsey-Vanburen, for taking her oath today and finishing the arduous process of becoming a United States Citizen!!   We are so happy to have you, and your ceremony flowers are beautiful.    

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Goodbye . . . And Hello!

It is with great fondness and lots of sadness that we bid farewell to this crop of minions . . . I mean, interns. Jon Torres headed home to Kansas City for a post-doctoral position at an inpatient facility, while … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Dr. McNeill!

  WKPIC is thrilled to announce that former intern Danielle McNeill has completed licensure in the State of Kentucky! She’s all official now!   WAY TO GO, DR. MAC!!     <You are now free to recruit minions of your … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Dr. McNeill!

  A big WOOHOO to former intern and current post-doc Dr. Danielle McNeill for passing her licensing exam! WAY TO GO!!   Susan R. Redmond-Vaught, Ph.D., Director WKPIC Zach Meny, Psy.D., Training Director WKPIC WKPIC Staff        

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