ACAP News

Graduate survey results showcase ACAP’s expert scholarship

Posted by Virginia on 24 January 2018

The Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) has again fared well in the latest Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) survey of Psychology and Social Work graduates.

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ACAP’s newest professionals prepare to serve their communities

Posted by on 14 December 2017

The Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) celebrated its highest number of New South Wales graduands on 28 November. Around 750 people attended the graduation ceremony at the Wesley Conference Centre in the Sydney CBD.

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Educators talk tech and the future of work at ACAP conference

Posted by Virginia on 3 November 2017

The annual Australian College of Applied Psychology, Health Skills Australia and Navitas College of Public Safety conference was held at the Hyde Park campus in Sydney on the 30th October 2017. The theme was Educating the 21st Century Professionals: Learning, Teaching and Scholarship.

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ACAP teacher appointed to key Australian Psychological Society role

Posted by Virginia on 25 October 2017

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ACAP teacher and professional psychology programs coordinator, Associate Professor Kathryn Nicholson Perry, has accepted a key volunteer position at the Australian Psychological Society.

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Social Work mentor project a confidence boost for ACAP students

Posted by Virginia on 10 October 2017

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When Clara Koeck proposed a college Social Work mentor program as her field placement her teachers saw the benefits for students and alumni.

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ACAP graduate to present methamphetamine research at ATCA Conference

Posted by Virginia on 5 October 2017

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It has been a year of high achievement for counsellor Girija Dadhe, who will end 2017 with a significant career milestone to add to her impressive accomplishments.

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Publishing success for ACAP psychology graduate

Posted by Virginia on 30 August 2017

ACAP graduate Perri Carlson MAPS has had a co-authored article published in Seizure, the official European journal of Epilepsy. Perri’s contribution to the prestigious publication came just six months after she completed her Master of Psychology (Clinical).

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ACAP social work student is a voice for his national peers

Posted by Virginia on 22 August 2017

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Civic-minded Christian Nnanyelugo Mbonu (pictured, centre, back row) was already actively representing the needs of fellow visiting students in his local Sydney community when he took on a second volunteer role that has a national perspective.

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Virtual Reality thesis improves psychosis empathy for psychology students

Posted by Virginia on 15 August 2017

A joint project by Navitas colleges ACAP and SAE could lead the way for more VR teaching in allied health and community support.

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ACAP Psychology Clinic teams with primary school to teach mindfulness

Posted by Virginia on 14 August 2017

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Postgraduate psychology students from the Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) are making a difference in the community by facilitating mindfulness training sessions for parents and teachers at a Sydney school for children with intellectual disabilities.

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