Faculty at GSPP represent a diversity of psychological philosophies, and students are exposed to a variety of theoretical backgrounds and work settings. In addition to the core faculty, instructors for specialized course offerings and a variety of clinical and supervisory experiences are recruited from among specialists in the community. These people add richness to the program and are officially appointed members of the faculty. Core faculty, as well as part-time appointees, are all actively engaged in the practice of their respective specialties. Many are also active in national and local professional organizations. From its outset, GSPP has received strong support from the professional community in Colorado.