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


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P.D., New Jersey City University

M.A., Fordham University

B.A., Stonybrook University

Howard Hall 124
Regularly Taught Courses
PY103: Introduction to Psychology
PY204: Adolescent Psychology

Dr. Ellison is a nationally certified School Psychologist working in a local public high school. She has 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 the role of family influences and environment on student success, and the efficacy of IQ tests on multicultural students.

Professional Associations
  • American Psychological Association
  • National Association of School Psychologists
  • New Jersey Association of School Psychologists