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  • Please be advised that Monmouth University will close at 1 pm on January 26, 2015, and will be closed Tuesday, January 27, 2015. Classes scheduled during this time are cancelled. Check MU Hotline at 732-263-5900 or MU website for additional updated information. Add/Drop is extended until Thursday, January 29, 2015. Stay safe. Thank you.

Dorothy W. Ellison, M.A., PD, NCSP

P.D., New Jersey City University

M.A., Fordham University

B.A., Stonybrook University

Office: Howard Hall, Room 136

Phone: 732-571-3447

Email: dellison@monmouth.edu

Regularly Taught Courses:

PY103: Introduction to Psychology

PY204: Adolescent Psychology


I am a nationally certified School Psychologist working in a local public high school.  I have taught various psychology courses at the college level since 2001.

Research Interests:

My research interests are varied, however, they predominately involve resilience in at-risk children and adolescents.

Professional Associations:

American Psychological Association

National Association of School Psychologists

New Jersey Association of School Psychologists