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Scott Brandhorst

Instructor/Licensed Psychologist
Office: Scully  427B


  • Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, Forest Institute of Professional Psychology
  • M.A., Counseling, Webster University
  • B. A., Psychology, University of Missouri – Columbia

Courses Taught

  • Abnormal Psychology (PY440)
  • Development of the Adolescent (PY222)
  • Introduction to Clinical Psychology (PY441)
  • Introduction to Personality (PY432)
  • Psychological Development across the Lifespan (PY220)
  • Psychological Perspectives on Human Behavior (PY101)
  • Psychotherapy (PY442)

Research Interests

  • Southeast Missouri State’s Student Research Conference Co-Faculty Advisor
  • Clinical psychology and adolescent development


  • Brandhorst, S. R. (Ed.). (2017). Taking Sides: Clashing Views in Adolescence (4th ed.). New York: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Baylor, R. J. & Brandhorst, S. R. (2015). Religiosity and environmental attitudes: Engagement in proenvironmental behavior. Psi Chi Journal of Psychological Research, 20(2), 58-64.
  • Brandhorst, S. R., Ferguson, B., Sebby, R. A., & Weeks, R. (2012). The influence of peer sexual activity upon college students’ sexual behavior. North American Journal of Psychology, 14(1). 111-122.


Scully 404
Department of Psychology
One University Plaza, MS 5700
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701