Anastasia Yasik

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Psychology NY
41 Park Row


Faculty Bio

Dr. Yasik received her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology (Specialization: School Psychology) from the City University of New York Graduate School. Her MS.Ed. in School Psychology is from Queens College. Dr. Yasik has been on the faculty at Pace since 2000.

Awards and Honors

  • New York State Psychological Association, Academic Division, 2010, Wilhelm Wundt Research Award

Licensures and Certificates

  • New York State, Psychology License Licensed Psychologist
  • Delaware, Psychology License Licensed Psychologist


PhD, CUNY - Graduate Center, NYC, 1998
Educational Psychology: School Psychology

MS, CUNY - Queens College, Queens, NY, 1997
School Psychology

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Post-traumatic stress disorder; parenting & families; school psychology; assessment; child-adolescent psychopathology

Courses Taught

Past Courses

PSY 110: Introduction to Psychology I
PSY 111: Introduction to Psychology II
PSY 275: Lifespan Dvlpmnt Psychology
PSY 375: Lifespan Dvlpmnt Psychology
PSY 501: Intro Schl-Clncl Chld Psy I
PSY 502: Intro Schl-Clncl Chld Psy II
PSY 509: Psychotherapy Practicum
PSY 680: Program Evaluation
PSY 691: Practicum in Psychology
PSY 695: Independent Stdy in Psychology
PSY 701: Doctoral Mentored Lab Class
PSY 703: Psych Assessment I: Lab
PSY 703: Psychological Assessment I
PSY 705: Research Seminar
PSY 716: Statistics & Research Desgn II
PSY 717: Cognitive and Affective Bases
PSY 717: Psychology of Learning
PSY 721: Tests and Measurements
PSY 722: Intev Tech II:Cogn-Beh Perspec
PSY 738: School Field Exprnce & Smnr
PSY 739: Excptnl Chld: Fld Exprnc & Smr
PSY 828: Advanced Psychodiagnosis

Publications and Presentations


Using Information From the Reading Recovery Program Within a Response-to-Intervention Framework
O'Connor, E. A. & Yasik, A.

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • New York STate Psychological Association
  • American Psychological Association
  • National Association of School Psychologists