Wellness Center

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Lauren Finnegan

Background

Dr. Finnegan is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with experience in college counseling centers, inpatient psychiatric hospitals, and community mental health. She is particularly passionate about working with the collegiate population and supporting students in reaching their academic, personal, and professional goals. Dr. Finnegan has engaged with individuals from diverse backgrounds throughout her career and prioritizes tailoring treatment to the specific needs of the student. Utilizing both an integrative and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) orientation, Dr. Finnegan works to help students develop insight and skills that can enhance their overall wellbeing.

Prior to working in the psychological field, Dr. Finnegan was an educator, teaching both high school English and social studies. She continues to have a deep love for literature and an obsession with audiobooks. Dr. Finnegan feels very lucky to become a part of the Ursinus community and looks forward to the energy and excitement of working within a collegiate setting.

Education

  • B.A., English, Penn State University
  • M.A., English, Villanova University
  • Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, Immaculata University