Research Links

Student Opportunities


Douglas Raynor

Associate Professor


Bailey 141
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

Areas of Interest: Clinical and Health Psychology

Faculty Information


  • Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
Spring 2015 Classes

PSYC 260:
Abnormal Psychology

    This course offers a framework for understanding maladaptive behavior focused on the symptoms, causes, and treatment of a range of psychopathology, including anxiety, personality, mood, psychophysiolo
    gic, schizophrenic, and substance abuse disorders. Each disorder is considered through a comparison of biological, psychological, and sociocultural viewpoints on the causes and treatment of abnormal behavior. Current research issues as well as legal and ethical issues related to the assessment and treatment of abnormal behavior are discussed. Prerequisites: PSYC 100.
Read more.

PSYC 280:
Sport & Exercise Psychology

    Examines psychological theories and research applied to participation and performance in sport, exercise, and other types of physical activity. Topics include personality, motivation, arousal and str
    ess, competition, leadership, communication, psychological skills training, epidemiology of physical activity, exercise and physical and mental well-being, exercise adherence, addictive and unhealthy behaviors, injuries and burnout, and development. Prerequisites: PSYC 100. Offered every year
Read more.

PSYC 370:
Intro to Psychological Testing

    Practical and theoretical aspects of test construction and interpretation, with special consideration given to problems of test reliability and validity for measures of intelligence, achievement, inte
    rest, and personality. Prerequisites: PSYC 250 and PSYC 251, or permission of instructor. Not offered on a regular basis
Read more.