Underrepresented Psychology Student Inclusion, Development, & Empowerment

Upcoming Event...

Conversations with

Dr. George James, LMFT

Dr. James is the Chief Innovation Officer, Senior Staff Therapist and AAMFT Approved supervisor at Council for Relationships. Dr. James has been a recurring guest expert on radio, television, and online programs including The TODAY Show, Nickelodeon, Good Day Philadelphia, iHeartradio, and many others.

Dr. George James will present to Marywood and Grambling State University students.


We are bringing together multiple resources on this website for diverse students majoring in psychology, and those in clinical psychology graduate programs. Underrepresented students, as well as students and faculty interested in becoming better allies, may seek out mentoring. We hope that student recipients of our efforts will choose to join the UPSIDE national mentoring network after they obtain their doctoral degrees.


To promote greater recruitment and retention of graduate psychology students from underrepresented groups.

Stay tuned as our website and mentoring network develop!