Research

PROJECTS

Gender PRISM (Personality, Relationships, Identity, Sexual Orientation, Minority Stress) Project

Ink Photo Essay Project

Product Placement and Consumer Preferences

Reducing Transgender Prejudice Project

Prescription Privileges for Psychologists: Perceptions, Knowledge and Attitude Change of Oregon Psychologists

Co-rumination, Adjustment, Relationships & Emotions in Chinese & American College Students (CARE-CAYA) - A Cross-Cultural Look at Co-rumination, Friendship, Relational Concerns and Social/Emotional Adjustment

Friendships in U.S. and Ecuadorian Students (FUSES)

Families and Adolescents Coping with Stress (FACS) Project

Suicide Prevention Evaluation Projects (SPEP)

Re-orienting High School Physical Education: A Fitness Club Model

Please feel free to email me if you would like to discuss one of your own ideas for an independent project!

CONFERENCE HANDOUTS

APS 2017

APS 2017 Poster Handout - Selfie-objectification: Does taking one's own picture increase levels of state self-objectification among college females?

APS 2017 Poster Handout - Evaluating the effectiveness of a humanizing homework assignment to reduce transprejudice among students taking an introductory course in abnormal psychology

APS 2017 Poster Handout - Homework Assignment (Humanizing Condition)

APS 2017 Poster Handout - Homework Assignment (Humanizing Condition)

APS 2015

APS 2015 Poster Handout - Non-binary Living in a Binary World: The Unlabeled Experience

APS 2015 Poster Handout - What Do You Think About Ink?: Evidence of Mixed Associations Between Implicit and Explicit Attitudes Toward Tattooed Individuals

SPSSI 2014

SPSSI 2014 Poster Handout - Reducing Stigma Toward the Transgender Community: An Evaluation of a Humanizing and Perspective-Taking Intervention

APA 2013

APA 2013 Poster Handout - Oregon Psychologists on Prescriptive Authority: Divided Views and Little Knowledge

APS 2013

APS 2013 Poster Handout - A Cross-Cultural Look at Co-rumination, Self-Disclosure, Friendship, Relational Concerns and Emotional Adjustment

APS 2013 Poster Handout - Force of Beauty or Object of Desire? The Priming Effects of Makeup Video Advertisements for Self-Objectification in College-Aged Women

APS 2012

APS 2012 Poster Handout - Data-driven Change in Oregon Psychologists’ Knowledge
and Attitudes about Prescriptive Authority

APS 2012 Poster Handout - Internal and External Factors Associated with Illicit Prescription Drug Use in College Students

APS 2012 Poster Handout - Expectations About Disclosure: Does Gender Moderate the Relationship Between Expectations and Co-Rumination?

SRA 2012

SRA 2012 Poster Handout - Reducing Stigma Toward the Transgender Community:
An Evaluation of a Humanizing and Perspective-Taking Intervention

APS 2011

APS 2011 Poster Handout - In the Wake of a Veto: What do Oregon Psychologists Think and Know About Prescription Privileges for Psychologists?

APS 2011 Poster Handout - Concurrent and Prospective Associations Among Co-rumination, Adjustment, and Friendship in Emerging Adults

Western Psychological Association 2010

WPA Paper - A Cross-Cultural Look at Co-rumination

WPA Paper - Co-Rumination and Negative Inferential Style Are a Vicious Combination

Association for Women in Psychology 2010

AWP Paper - Levels of Social Distance Across Five Diagnostic Categories of Mental Illness

APS 2009

APS 2009 Poster Handout - Gender, Co-Rumination, and Emotional Distress Among College Students: Does Dating Matter?

WPA 2009

WPA 2009 Poster Handout - What I do vs. What I say: Observational Study of Co-Rumination

SRCD 2009

SRCD 2009 Poster Handout - Parentification: It's Just Not Fair!

Oregon Suicide Prevention Conference, March 2009

Oregon Suicide Prevention Conference Powerpoint Handout - Suicide - Building Community Partnerships, Finding Solutions

APS 2007

APS 2007 Poster Handout - Does a Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Training Program Work with College Resident Advisers?

APS 2007 Poster Handout - Mother and Adolescent Reports of Parentification: Patterns of Association with Youth Adjustment

SRCD 2007

SRCD 2007 Poster Handout - Does a Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Program Work in a School Setting? Evaluating Training Outcome and Moderators of Effectiveness

SRCD 2007 Poster Handout - A Closer Look at Co-Rumination: Gender, Coping and Emotional Adjustment

SRCD 2005

SRCD 2005 Poster Handout - Parentification and Maternal HIV Infection: Beneficial Role or Pathological Burden?