Kathleen Waldron

MC 3051
Social and Behavioral Sciences Division
ASU West -- New College
Phoenix
Senior Lecturer
Faculty
WEST Campus
Mailcode
3051

Kathleen Waldron has taught at ASU West since 1993. Her primary focus areas are related to family dynamics. She has taught undergraduate and graduate courses on Marriage and the Family; Parenting; Adolescence; Courtship and Marriage; Human Sexuality; Psycholoyg of Aging; Perspectives on Aging (controversies); Communication and Aging; Aging and the Family; Women in Midlife and Beyond; Caregiving in Later-Life; and others. In addition, she is the former director of ASU's gerontology progam and School of Aging. She currently teaches classes in psychology and sociology, as well as the course Advanced Research Methods. She is also the internship director for social and behavioral sciences in ASU West's New College and The Washington Center internship liaison at ASU. She regularly presents to community groups on any of the above topics as well as the Myers-Briggs, stress management and other areas.

  • M.S. Human Development, University of Texas-Dallas
  • B.A.  Psychology, Univeristy of Dayton
Spring 2022
Course Number Course Title
COM 308 Adv Research Methods in Comm
SOC 315 Courtship and Marriage
PSY 341 Developmental Psychology
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
NEW 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
PSY 499 Individualized Instruction
Fall 2021
Course Number Course Title
SOC 400 Perspectives on Aging
COM 417 Communication and Aging
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
PSY 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
SOC 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
JHR 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
Summer 2021
Course Number Course Title
SOC 400 Perspectives on Aging
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
PSY 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
SOC 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
JHR 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
Spring 2021
Course Number Course Title
COM 308 Adv Research Methods in Comm
SOC 315 Courtship and Marriage
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
SOC 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
PSY 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
JHR 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
PSY 499 Individualized Instruction
Fall 2020
Course Number Course Title
COM 308 Adv Research Methods in Comm
SOC 400 Perspectives on Aging
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
SOC 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
PSY 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
JHR 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
Summer 2020
Course Number Course Title
SOC 400 Perspectives on Aging
FAS 436 Sexuality Mid-Life & Beyond
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
PSY 484 Internship
SOC 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
JHR 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
COM 308 Adv Research Methods in Comm
SOC 315 Courtship and Marriage
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
SOC 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
PSY 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
JHR 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
PSY 499 Individualized Instruction
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
COM 308 Adv Research Methods in Comm
SOC 400 Perspectives on Aging
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
SOC 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
PSY 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
JHR 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
PSY 494 Special Topics
NEW 494 Special Topics
Summer 2019
Course Number Course Title
SOC 400 Perspectives on Aging
FAS 436 Sexuality Mid-Life & Beyond
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
SBS 484 Internship
SOC 484 Internship
PSY 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
COM 308 Adv Research Methods in Comm
SOC 315 Courtship and Marriage
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
SOC 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
PSY 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
JHR 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
PSY 499 Individualized Instruction
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
COM 308 Adv Research Methods in Comm
SOC 400 Perspectives on Aging
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
COM 484 Internship
SOC 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
PSY 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
PSY 494 Special Topics
Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
SOC 400 Perspectives on Aging
COM 417 Communication and Aging
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
COM 484 Internship
SOC 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
PSY 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
PSY 598 Special Topics
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
COM 308 Adv Research Methods in Comm
SOC 315 Courtship and Marriage
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
COM 484 Internship
SOC 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
PSY 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics
PSY 499 Individualized Instruction
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
COM 308 Adv Research Methods in Comm
COM 417 Communication and Aging
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
PSY 484 Internship
SOC 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
PSY 494 Special Topics
NEW 494 Special Topics
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
COM 417 Communication and Aging
FAS 436 Sexuality Mid-Life & Beyond
PSY 447 Psychology of Aging
PSY 484 Internship
SBS 484 Internship
SOC 484 Internship
NEW 484 Internship
COM 484 Internship
POS 484 Internship
NEW 494 Special Topics

Talking Across the Generations

Ageism

Myths and Facts About Sexuality and Aging

Help! My Childs (Almost) a Teenager!

Understanding and Appreciating Your Childs Personality

Why Do You DO That?!? 

Caregiving and STRESS

Surviving the First Year of Retirement

Finding Meaning Within and Without

To Discipline / To Teach

Challenges of Retirement

Serving the 50+ Customer:  How Aging Issues Affect ____ 

Stress and Coping

What REALLY Happens As We Age:  Physical Change, Social Impacts

Long-Distance Grandparenting

Many others ...

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