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Nov. 7, 2008

For Immediate Release

CAMPBELLSVILLE UNIVERSITY TO HOST BRUNS AS CHAPEL SPEAKER NOV. 12

By Lizia Oliveira, student news writer

 

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Dr. Eric Bruns, associate professor of psychology at Campbellsville University, will be the speaker at chapel Wednesday, Nov. 12. He will speak on “Internet and gaming addictions.” The public is invited to attend the service at 10 a.m. in the Randsell Chapel.

Bruns is a clinical psychologist licensed by the American Psychological Association and the Kentucky Psychological Association. He received his bachelor of arts in psychology from Indiana University Southeast in 1988, master of arts in psychology and behavioral sciences from the University of Houston Clear Lake in 1992 and his doctor of psychology from Spalding University in 1999.

Bruns has been teaching psychology at CU since 2003. Previously he served as a psychology intern at the Center for the Retarded Inc. in Houston, Texas, from 1991 to 1992, as a mental health associate at Acute Child Psychiatric Services in Louisville from 1992 to 1995 and has served as an adjunct faculty member at Indiana University Southeast and Jefferson Community College in Louisville.

He has also served as a staff psychologist at the St. Matthews Pastoral Counseling Center in Louisville and as program director of the Residential Substance Abuse Program in the Division of Mental Health in the Kentucky Department of Corrections.

           

He is married to Tracy Bruns and they have two children, Jilly and Geoff.

Chapel is designed to provide opportunities for corporate worship and exposure through of a variety of informative speakers and presentations. All chapel programs are free and open to the public.

For information, call the Office of Campus Ministries at (270) 789-5227.

Campbellsville University is a private, comprehensive institution located in South Central Kentucky. Founded in 1906, Campbellsville University is affiliated with the Kentucky Baptist Convention and has an enrollment of 2,601 students who represent 93 Kentucky counties, 27 states and 31 foreign nations. Listed in U.S.News & World Report’s 2009 “America’s Best Colleges,” CU is ranked 22nd in “Best Baccalaureate Colleges” in the South for the second consecutive year. CU has been ranked 16 consecutive years with U.S.News & World Report. The university has also been named to America’s Best Christian Colleges®. Campbellsville University is located 82 miles southwest of Lexington, Ky., and 80 miles southeast of Louisville, Ky. Dr. Michael V. Carter is in his tenth year as president.