Michigan School of Psychology logo

Title IX

Policy Statement

It is the policy of the Michigan School of Psychology (“School” or “MSP”) to comply with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and its implementing regulations, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in the School’s education programs or activities.

This policy applies to Sexual Harassment as defined in Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and its implementing regulations (see 34 C.F.R. § 106 et seq.). Accordingly, the MSP prohibits Title IX Sexual Harassment further defined below that occurs within its education programs or activities (defined below). Title IX Sexual Harassment includes Quid Pro Quo Sexual Harassment, Hostile Environment Sexual Harassment, Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking as defined below.

Conduct falling outside of the purview of this policy may be addressed under the MSP Academic Catalog.

Title IX Coordinator

The Title IX Coordinator at MSP shall oversee implementation and enforcement of this policy on Title IX Sexual Harassment (“Title IX Policy”).

Reports or complaints made under the Title IX Policy and inquiries about the policy and procedures may be made to the Coordinator, or in their absence, either Deputy Title IX Coordinator:

Title IX Coordinator

Rebecca Veidlinger

[email protected]

248.476.1122, ext. 309

Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Amanda Ming, Director of Human Resources & Institutional Effectiveness

[email protected]

248.476.1122, ext. 119

Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Candi Wilson, Director of Communications & Educational Technology

[email protected]

248.476.1122, ext. 129

Sexual Assault/Abuse Resource

MSP does not have or provide on or off campus counseling services, however MSP has identified a need for resources and support for students who are victims of sexual violence/abuse. HAVEN provides a direct line of referral for services for MSP students and staff who are actively, or have previously, experiencing sexual violence through their 24/7 support line, in-person and telehealth counseling services, criminal court and Title IX advocacy, and forensic medical examinations. All services provided by HAVEN are offered at no charge.

2023-2024 Title IX Trainings

MSP has offered the following Title IX trainings to employees and Title IX staff during the 2023-2024 academic year.

Title IX Trainings Date Presentation File
Title IX Training
Lin-Chi Wang, Esq.
Rebecca Leitman Veidlinger, PLLC
March 1, 2024
Title IX Coordinator Training: Athletics Equity
National Association of College
and University Attorneys (NACUA)
December 7, 2023
Title IX Coordinator Training: Anatomy of an OCR Investigation
National Association of College
and University Attorneys (NACUA)
November 14, 2023
Title IX Coordinator Training: Conducting a Title IX Investigation
National Association of College
and University Attorneys (NACUA)
October 24, 2023
Title IX Coordinator Training: Definitions, Jurisdiction and Preliminary Matters
National Association of College
and University Attorneys (NACUA)
October 17, 2023
Title IX Coordinator Training: Jurisdiction & Other Threshold Topics
National Association of College
and University Attorneys (NACUA)
October 2023
Title IX Coordinator Training: Formal Complaints, Investigations & Grievance Procedures
National Association of College
and University Attorneys (NACUA)
October 2023
Title IX Coordinator Training: Policy & Training Obligations
National Association of College
and University Attorneys (NACUA)
October 2023

2022-2023 Title IX Trainings

MSP has offered the following Title IX trainings to faculty and staff during the 2022-2023 academic year.

Title IX Trainings Date Presentation File
Title IX Training
Rebecca Leitman Veidlinger
Title IX Coordinator
March 3, 2023
Refresher Training on Title IX Regulations
Rebecca Leitman Veidlinger
Title IX Coordinator
October 25, 2022
Introduction to Title IX
Anika Awai-Williams
Interim Title IX Coordinator
September 21, 2022

DISCOVER MSP

Want more information about our programs? Have a question you need answered? Click here to have our team answer your questions.

Apply To MSP

Your future is just a click away. Start the application process to join the MSP family!

Newsletter Signup

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Student Spotlight

Tiffany Thompson headshot

MA Student Spotlight

Read More »

@mspedu