Fielding Graduate University

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Media Psychology Programs

Fielding’s Media Psychology programs enable students to enter at their qualification, readiness and goal levels. The PhD in Media Psychology program provides a research-based program that informs practice in an evolving field of study. The Masters of Arts in Media Psychology is 100% online, applies psychological science to media and technology landscapes. The 3-course Certificate in Media Psychology program is also 100% online, and offers emphases in Media Neuroscience and Brand Psychology & Audience Engagement.

Learn More: Media Psychology

Mark Smyth, PhD

Mark Smyth, PhD

Mark Smyth, PhD

President of the Psychological Society of Ireland


Mark Smyth is the 50th President of the Psychological Society of Ireland. He is also a Chartered Senior Clinical Psychologist with a Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service. Mark has spent 17 years specializing in working with young people with mental health difficulties, young people in the care of the state and juvenile detention centres. He has a deep interest in anxiety, suicide and the psychology of social media, politics & policing.

Mark is a member of the PSI Communications and Events group and is a frequent contributor in the media on mental health and psychology matters. He is an advisor to, the ISPCC and Rugby Players Ireland Tackle Your Feelings Campaign. You can find out more about Mark’s work at his blog: or you’ll find him most often on twitter @psychpolis.


Panel: Video Games during the Plague. Day 1: July 16 @ 9:30 to 10:15 am



Day 1: July 16 @ 9:30 to 10:15 am