Dr. Catrina Vitagliano Joins Psychology Faculty
Immaculata University announces that Catrina Vitagliano, PsyD, of Philadelphia, PA (19127) has joined the faculty of the Graduate Psychology Department as assistant professor.
“I am thrilled to be joining the faculty and community of Immaculata University, and it is an honor to be serving as an assistant professor in such a wonderful program,” stated Dr. Vitagliano on her new position at Immaculata.
Beginning her professional clinical career, Dr. Vitagliano was a psychology associate at the Upper Bay Counseling and Support Services in Elkton, MD, and then served as a licensed psychologist at Southampton Psychiatric Associates where she performed diagnostic evaluations for adults, children, and adolescents seeking psychological services. Gaining clinical experience during graduate school, Dr. Vitagliano served in a variety of intern/externship positions at hospitals and clinics on the East Coast. She began her teaching career as an adjunct faculty member in the Graduate Psychology Department at Immaculata University before accepting her current position.
For the past decade, Dr. Vitagliano has been immersed in research including three years as a member of the Anxiety Research Team at LaSalle University; a research assistant for the ADHD Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia; and a research assistant for the Yale Child Conduct Clinic at Yale University.
Earning her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from LaSalle University, Dr. Vitagliano continued her education receiving both a Masters of Arts in Clinical Psychology and a Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology from LaSalle. To keep current in her field, she retains memberships in several professional organizations including the American Psychological Association, the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia Behavioral Therapy Association, the Pennsylvania Psychological Association, and the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science.
Immaculata University is a Catholic, coeducational institution of higher learning, located on the Main Line between Malvern and Exton, 20 miles west of Philadelphia.