Paul Griffin

Paul Griffin

Associate Professor
Department Chairperson
Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Psychology - PLV
Westchester
Room 32A
Marks Hall

Education

BA, Pace University
Psychology

MS, Pace University
Counseling

PhD, Fordham University
Applied Development Psychology

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Subjective and eudaimonic well-being; personality, emotional development and aging; ; grief counseling; issues in counseling education; counseling and non-belief.

Courses Taught

Past Courses

MHC 638: Positive Psych & Psychotherapy
MHC 652: Hmn Growth & Dvlpmt
MHC 674: Intgrtng Sem: Prof Orientation
MHC 687: Mntl Hlth Cnslng/Consultation
MHC 710: Doctoral Practicum in MHC
MHC 731: Theories & Mthds of Cnslr Edu
MHC 800: Independent Study l
MHC 831: Doctoral Dissertation Sem I
MHC 832: Doctoral Dissertation Sem II
MM 802: Maintain Matriculation-PhD
MM 802: Maintain Matriculation-Phd
PSY 111: Introduction to Psychology II
PSY 112: Introduction to Psychology
PSY 214: Anml Psych & Hmn-anml Bond
PSY 233: Psychology of Civic Engagement
PSY 240: Positive Psychology/Happiness
PSY 271: Psychology of Morality
PSY 296: Tpc: Pstve Psych & Happiness
PSY 306: Psychological Testing
PSY 307: Psychology of Personality
PSY 375: Lifespan Dvlpmnt Psychology
PSY 395: Indpndnt Study in Psychology
PSY 396: Tpc: Pstve Psych & Happiness
PSY 600: Grad Psy / Indpndnt Study
PSY 631: Cnslng Theories & Tchnqs II
PSY 638: Positive Psych & Psychotherapy
PSY 650: Career & Lifestyle Development
PSY 650: Fld Exp: Counseling Intrnshp I
PSY 651: Iss of Chld & Adlscnt Psychlgy
PSY 651: Mntl Hlth Cnslng/Consultation
PSY 652: Hmn Growth & Dvlpmt
PSY 652: Hmn Growth & Dvlpmt & Fmly Sys
PSY 660: Death, Loss, and Bereavement
PSY 662: Lss/Brvmnt Cnsling Acrss Lfspn
PSY 662: Lss/Brvmnt Cnslng Acrss Lfspn
PSY 674: Intgrtng Sem: Prof Orientation
PSY 677: Research & Program Evaluation
PSY 687: Mntl Hlth Cnslng/Consultation
PSY 693: Rsrch Smnr in Mntl Hlth Cnslng
PSY 695: Independent Stdy in Psychology

Publications and Presentations

Publications

Happiness and subjective-well being. Encyclopedia of Mental Health
(2016). H. Friedman (Eds.), , England:Elsevier. Vol 1 , pages 285-293.

Personality development across the lifespan: Theory, research, and application. APA handbook of clinical geropsychology
(2015, February). , United States:American Psychological Association. Vol 1 , pages 217-234.

The working alliance in group counseling: An exploratory study. Psychological Reports, 113 (2), 591-604.
(2013).

The working alliance in group counseling: an exploratory study.
(2013, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Psychological Reports. Vol 113 (Issue 2) , pages 591-604.

Recent trends in the treatment of prolonged grief. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 25, 46-51.
(2012). Current Opinion in Psychiatry.

Perceptions of aging and their relation with age, death depression, and sex.
(2000, June). Perceptual and motor skills. Vol 90 (Issue 3 Pt 2) , pages 1179-83.

Perceptions of aging and their relation with age, death depression, and sex.
(2000, June). Perceptual and motor skills. Vol 90 (Issue 3 Pt 2) , pages 1179-83.

Presentations

Resilience to Hurricane Sandy: Examining the protective effects of positive affect and social support.
(2014, May). Association for Psychological Science Annual Conference 2014. Association for Psychological Science,

Establishment and management of a psychology lab.
(2014, April). at New York Mental Health Counselors Biannual Conference.. at New York Mental Health Counselors Association,

). Break-up related distress: The key role of rumination.
(2014, April). New York Mental Health Counselors Annual Conference. April, 2014.. New York Mental Health Counselors Association,