Remembering an M.S. in Psychology Admissions Representative and All Veterans on This Special Day

Remembering an M.S. in Psychology Admissions Representative and All Veterans on This Special Day

Our veterans and military are important to all of us here at DMU. We are grateful for their service which protects our freedoms and the freedoms of people all over the world. This service is often at great cost to our veterans and their families. At DMU, we strive to form our students so that…

Supporting Our Children’s Mental Health
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Supporting Our Children’s Mental Health

November is children’s mental health awareness month. While it has been challenging for all of us as we face the novel difficulties of COVID-19 together, these times presents a unique challenge to our children’s mental health. Since 2020, a survey noted that 55 percent of children felt “more depressed, sad, or unhappy” versus 25 percent…

Announcing Return to Normal Operations
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Announcing Return to Normal Operations

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, I am pleased to announce that Divine Mercy University is easing many of the restrictions on campus related to the COVID-19 pandemic including wearing masks for those who are fully vaccinated and social distancing. This announcement is consistent with Virginia Governor Northam’s Executive Order further easing restrictions effective May 28,…

Honorary Degree Bestowed on CEO of Life Perspectives

Honorary Degree Bestowed on CEO of Life Perspectives

Divine Mercy University to Give Honorary Degree to Fredenburg for advancementsin reproductive grief care and awareness SAN DIEGO (April 19, 2021) – Life Perspectives®, the global leader in education, research, expertise and support after reproductive loss including miscarriage and abortion, without religious or political affiliation, today announced, along with Divine Mercy University (DMU), a graduate…

DMU and McLean Hospital Launch Three-Year Strategic Collaboration Agreement

DMU and McLean Hospital Launch Three-Year Strategic Collaboration Agreement

Divine Mercy University (DMU) has entered into a strategic collaboration agreement with McLean Hospital. Founded in 1811, McLean Hospital is a leader in psychiatric care, research, training, and advocacy, and is the largest psychiatric affiliate of Harvard Medical School. This new strategic collaboration is the fruit of a generous grant from the Orange Crimson Foundation…

The Center for Trauma and Resiliency Studies Offers Virtual and On-Campus Trauma Trainings

The Center for Trauma and Resiliency Studies Offers Virtual and On-Campus Trauma Trainings

The Center for Trauma and Resiliency Studies (CTRS) at Divine Mercy University (DMU) is announcing its fifth year of trauma trainings. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the Center has been able to offer trauma trainings complete with learning skills, small group work, discussions, and practicing of skills through the Zoom platform.

An Award-Winning Book that Combines Catholic Christian Principles with Mental Health Practice has been Published by Divine Mercy University Press

An Award-Winning Book that Combines Catholic Christian Principles with Mental Health Practice has been Published by Divine Mercy University Press

Divine Mercy University Press (DMU Press) is excited to announce the publication of the textbook volume entitled A Catholic Christian Meta-Model of the Person: Integration with Psychology and Mental Health Practice. The volume integrates the insights of three wisdom traditions—the psychological sciences, philosophy, and theology—to provide a framework for understanding the person for application in…

Green Cross Academy Collaborates to Create Support Groups for First Responders

Green Cross Academy Collaborates to Create Support Groups for First Responders

The Green Cross Academy of Traumatology (GCAT) is collaborating with the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress (AAETS) to help in their efforts to create online support and education groups for physicians, nurses, healthcare workers, and others on the frontlines dealing with COVID-19.  Note: Dr. Benjamin Keyes, the Director Center for Trauma and Resiliency…

DMU Offers Tuition Reduction to the Archdiocese for the Military Services

DMU Offers Tuition Reduction to the Archdiocese for the Military Services

Divine Mercy University (DMU) is excited to announce its partnership with the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA (AMS). DMU will offer tuition reductions to AMS for its online psychology and counseling degree programs. The purpose of this partnership is to provide financial support to chaplains and laity who desire to provide mental health services…