Author Archives: Haneen Haddad

A&P’s: what they are and how to plan for them

At the end of every year comes a special meeting at MSPP called the “Assessment and Planning Conference” or you’re A&P. As this is the end of my first year, I have never actually been to one; however, being the … Continue reading

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End of the semester stress!

I admit, it is really easy to get caught up in the end of the semester stress, and this has definitely happened to me this spring! Somehow, the end of the semester crept up on me, and it seemed like … Continue reading

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Millennium Park

Last time in my blog, I wrote about how great the location of MSPP is. Since then, spring has sprung, and I have been able to experience some more of the local greatness of West Roxbury. In particular, I am … Continue reading

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Making a Decision: Location, location, location!

The deadline to make the graduate school decision is fast approaching, and many of you may still be making this important decision. In light of this, I have been asking some of my friends about their decision to come to … Continue reading

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MSPP professors are…understanding and flexible!

I have been very happy to be at MSPP this past year, and every day I am reminded of why I picked the right school for me. This week, I have been pleased by the flexibility of the professors at … Continue reading

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How I Made the Decision to Come to MSPP….

The end of March is a beautiful time of year… Spring is in the air. I can hear birds chirping, and see flowers blooming… But a more important sign of spring is in the air: acceptance letters from grad school! … Continue reading

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March is Women’s History Month!

In honor of women’s history month, I have been thinking a lot about my place in the field of psychology (and the world) as a woman. Overall, women have made such huge gains in the area of personal freedom and … Continue reading

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Summer classes!

It’s hard to believe, but the semester is just about half way through. My second semester at MSPP has been flying by, and now it’s time to start thinking about the future! And by the future I mean this summer… … Continue reading

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Self-care can be anything!

Self-care. Have you heard this term before? I know the first time I heard this phrase was during Fundamentals Week (orientation) at MSPP. For something so important to psychologists, it seems that I should have been aware of the concept … Continue reading

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Time Management: A Key to Success

Grad school can be stressful. But there is a trick to success, and it has taken me a semester to get it perfect. I think that a month into my second semester here, I am getting that the key to … Continue reading

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