Psychology Department

We use the American Psychological Association guidelines to provide a foundation in both basic psychological theory and application of psychology to real world issues.
In this Section

The Psychology Department's purpose is to engage ourselves and others in discovery, critical thinking and self-development in order to foster growth as enlightened citizens, able to enrich lives in local and global communities.





    Vision of the Department


    • Productivity
    • Rigor
    • Hard work
    • Creativity


    • Individual and Social
    • Fairness
    • Transparency
    • Integrity


    • Curiosity
    • Leadership Development
    • Research
    • Self-improvement
    • Creativity


    • Diversity
    • Cooperation
    • Teamwork
    • Mentoring
    • Engagement


    • Effective use of time
    • Independence
    • Balance and Health
    • Improving Community
    • Individual




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        National speakers March 27 will address speech, censorship, minorities

        The intersections of free speech, political censorship and minorities will be the topic of a presentation and discussion at UW-Stout.

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        Wisconsin’s Native American heritage and a state law requiring Indian education will be featured in a Diversity Speaker Series presentation at UW-Stout.

        Student enjoys hearing stories, helping people via internship

        Sydney Timmerman, a senior at University of Wisconsin-Stout majoring in human development and family studies, enjoys hearing people’s stories and helping them.