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PsyD Student Spotlight

Kaitlin Hamacher

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Hometown: Hudsonville, MI

Program: PsyD

Book I would recommend: The Boy who was Raised as a Dog  by Bruce D. Perry

Favorite Quote:“She believed she could, so she did.” R.S. Grey

What would people be surprised to know about you? 

People would be surprised to know that I spent four years on the University of Michigan Cheerleading Team.  In addition, to cheering football games in the Big House and basketball games in Crisler Arena, I was also apart of 3 NCA National Championship teams.

Name a cause you are passionate about.

I am very passionate about breaking down the stigma surrounding mental health and working to promote awareness and acceptance.

Why did you choose MSP?

I chose MSP because of the amazing opportunities for growth.  I love being able take control of my learning and having faculty and staff available to help prepare me for success after MSP.

What do you plan to do with your degree?

After graduation I want to pursue a career in Pediatric Psychology.  My dream job is working in a Children’s Hospital with children diagnosed with a chronic illness.

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