Department of Psychology
Department of Psychology

Ira Iscoe


Professor EmeritusPh.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Ashbel Smith Professor Emeritus
Ira Iscoe

Interests


Community psychology, community mental health, childhood and adolescence, and crisis intervention

Biography


Dr. Iscoe joined The University of Texas Psychology faculty in 1951. He was instrumental in developing the Clinical Training Psychology Program and its accreditation by the American Psychological Association. He served as the Director of The University of Texas Counseling and Psychological Center from 1968–78. He organized and developed the community program in 1972. He directed the Plan II Interdisciplinary program in 1981-86, and was director of The University of Texas Human Developmental and Family Institute until his retirement. Amongst his numerous awards have been the Harvard University Fellowship in Community Mental Health; President, TPA (1972); Visiting Scientists, Mental Health (1960); NIMH (1979-80); and Pro Bene Award (1993) from the college of Liberal Arts. He was active as a pro bono consultant to a number of community and state agencies and served as a mentor to younger faculty.

Courses


PSY 194Q • Hist & Professnl Iss In Psych

42768 • Fall 2004
Meets F 1:00PM-2:00PM SEA 5.106

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 194Q • Hist & Professnl Iss In Psych

41115 • Fall 2002
Meets F 1:00PM-2:00PM SEA 5.106

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

Books


Psychology and Public Policy: Balancing Public Service and Professional Need

Psychology and Public Policy: Balancing Public Service and Professional Need

 

Raymond P. Lorion, Ira Iscoe, Patrick H. Deleon, Gary R. Vandenbos (Eds)

Psychology and Public Policy: Balancing Public Service and Professional Need
April 1996
American Psychological Association

 

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