At Indiana Wesleyan University, our Psychology program is designed to offer a Christ-centered approach to preparing you for a career in this vital and growing field. Our faculty members are recognized leaders in psychology, in research, and in their contributions to scholarly literature. Your learning experience here will take you far beyond basic psychological theory to implement innovative evidence-based practices in your own practice.

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Timothy Steenbergh; PhD, HSPP Professor; Psychology tim.steenbergh@indwes.edu Department - Psychology Division - Behavioral Science


Educational Background:

  • B.S., 1993, Indiana Wesleyan University
  • M.A., 1995, Ball State University
  • Ph.D., 2001, University of Memphis


Presently, Dr. Steenbergh is working with a team of faculty and students to understand the psychological effects of gratitude practices.  They are using the iHabit™ ecological momentary assessment (EMA) iPhone app to prompt the regular practice of gratitude and gather data on its effects.  Dr. Steenbergh’s other research interests include:

  • Gambling and other Addictive Behaviors
  • Positive Psychology and Spiritual Formation
  • Change-focused Assessment
  • Medical Education

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