College of Psychology: Faculty Proceedings, Presentations, Speeches and Lectures

 

This is a select list of works produced by the faculty of the College of Psychology at Nova Southeastern University

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Submissions from 2019

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The Nights of Our Lives: Why We Sleep & Dream, Jaime L. Tartar PhD

Submissions from 2018

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Examining Executive Functioning Differences in Math and Reading Disorders, H. Abu-Suwa, C. Burley, A. Lupton, and Charles J. Golden

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Examining Cerebral Blood Flow Differences in Cannabis and Alcohol Use Disorders, H. Abu-Suwa, S. Sohail, Charles J. Golden, and D. Amen

Blood Flow Differences Between High and Low Levels of Inattention, Huda Abu-Suwa, Chris Burley, Ashleigh Lupton, Charles J. Golden, and D. Amen

Contributions of Psychological and Neuropsychological Assessment in Medical Sciences, Amarilis Acevedo

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School Safety Roundtable, Michelle Antle, Meagan Medley, and Scott Poland

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A Survey Study of Neuropsychiatric Complaints in Patients with Graves' Disease: A Twenty-Year Follow-Up Investigation, J. E. Arruda, M. A. Fralix, and Ashley M. Stripling

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What are Simulated Patients, and why should we Care?, A. Beck, F. Bigay, P. Hirsh, S. Guy, R. E. Cash, and Sarah A. Valley-Gray

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Benefits of Mindfulness with Chronically Ill Pediatric Patients, A. Beck, R. E. Cash, and Sarah A. Valley-Gray

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Suicide Assessment Training Made Safe, A. Beck, S. Guy, F. Bigay, P. Hirsh, R. E. Cash, and Sarah A. Valley-Gray

SPICES: Evaluating Interviewing Skills Objectively, A. Beck, Shannon Worton, A. Newman, S. Guy, Sarah A. Valley-Gray, and Ralph E. Cash

Putting SPARC in your Career: Using Simulated Students in Practice, A. Beck, Shannon Worton, A. Newman, S. Guy, Sarah A. Valley-Gray, and R. E. Cash

Expression of Anxiety Disorders in Latino Youth, Julia Belfer and Lourdes Suarez-Morales

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A SPECT Exploratory Analysis of Differentiating Psychotic Symptomatology Severity, R. Bennett and Charles J. Golden

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SPECT Cerebral Blood Flow Differences Between Self-Reported Low and High Feelings of Hopelessness, R. Bennett, B. Trinidad, A. Datoc, J. Burgess, Charles J. Golden, D. Amen, Kristen Willeumier, and D. Taylor

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Relationship between Vitamin B-12 and Logical Memory II in Parkinson’s Disease-Related Dementia, Ryan Bennett, Maria C. Boix-Braga, Julian Garcia, Ava E. Lapham, Victor Tran, Nicole M. Fornalski, and Ashley M. Stripling

The Effects of Sleep Duration on Neuropsychological Baseline Testing, R. Bennnett, Chris Burley, L. Lashley, and Charles J. Golden

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Meeting the Needs of Students with Chronic Illness: Outcomes of a Mixed Methods Study, Carolyn A. Berger, Joanna Tsikis, and Jessica Valenzuela

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Interviewing Skills: How to Evaluate and to Improve Them, F. Bigay, A. Beck, S. Guy, P. Hirsh, R. E. Cash, and Sarah A. Valley-Gray

[Presenting a Poster at the Undergraduate Student Symposium], Christopher Blanar and Weylin R. Sternglanz

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Comparing Parkinsonism-Based Dementias on Verbal and Nonverbal Speeded Measures, Maria C. Boix-Braga, Julian Garcia, Victor Tran, Ryan Bennett, Ava E. Lapham, Lisa Stebbins, Mary Jeffrey, and Ashley M. Stripling

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Exploring the Impacts of Predictor Variables on Success in Mental Health Diversion Programs, Amanda P. Bortolin and Tom D. Kennedy

Experimenting in Depth, Leanne Boucher

Neuroscience and Forensics, Leanne Boucher

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Increasing Research Competency Among Counseling Students Using the 3EM Model, Jason Branch and Melanie M. Iarussi

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Weight Bias Among Clinical Psychology Trainees: Implications for Training, Paula M. Brochu

Law Enforcement Officer Family Support Training, Bethany Broj, B. Ferrell, G. Figueras, and Vincent B. Van Hasselt

Law Enforcement Officer Family Support Training, B. Broj, B. Ferrell, G. Figueras, and Vincent B. Van Hasselt

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A Family Support Program for Law Enforcement Officers, B. Broj, G. Figueras, B. Ferrell, K. Brunson, and Vincent B. Van Hasselt

Working Memory, Processing Speed, and ADHD Probability in Children, J. Burgess, A. Datoc, and Charles J. Golden

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Cultural Differences in Baseline Concussive Symptom Reporting, C. Burley, R. Bennett, L. Lashley, and Charles J. Golden

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Cultural Differences in Baseline ImPACT Composite Scores, C. Burley, R. Bennett, L. Lashley, and Charles J. Golden

The Ability of Achievement Measures to Predict Full-Scale Intelligence, Chris Burley, Huda Abu-Suwa, Ashleigh Lupton, R. Bennnett, and Charles J. Golden

Native Language Effects on Baseline ImPACT Scores in High-School Athletes, Chris Burley, R. Bennnett, L. Lashley, and Charles J. Golden

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The Relationship Between Verbal and Executive Function Measures, C. Cabrera, S. Harcourt, and Charles J. Golden

Transition Challenges and Interventions for At-Risk Youth, Peter Caproni

Youth Suicide, Depression, and Societal Pressures, Peter Caproni

Recognizing Trauma and Fostering Resilience, Peter M. Caproni

Domestic Violence: Do we always hurt the ones we say we love?, Ralph E. Cash

Ethical Standards, Laws, and Rules and their Applications, Ralph E. Cash

Legal and Ethical Issues for Student Services Personnel, Ralph E. Cash

Medical Error Reduction Training for Behavioral Health Care Practitioners, Ralph E. Cash

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Gulf War Illness Symptom Analysis Mapping from Psychological Evaluations to Cytokines and Hormone Data Using Machine Learning, Ricardo Castellanos, Nancy G. Klimas, and Travis J. Craddock

Gulf War Illness Symptom Analysis Mapping From Psychological Evaluations to Cytokines and Hormone Data Using Machine Learning, R. Castellanos, Nancy G. Klimas, and Travis J. Craddock

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Gulf War Illness Symptom Analysis Mapping from Psychological Evaluations to Cytokines and Hormone Data using Machine Learning, R. Castellanos, Nancy G. Klimas, and Travis J. Craddock

Complex Neuronal-Glial Interaction, Altered Homeostatic Regulation, and the Perpetuation of Chronic Neuroinflammation, Travis J. Craddock

Introduction to Research Data Analysis Workshop, Travis J. Craddock

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Light Based Quantum Processes in the Brain, Travis J. Craddock

Light-Based Quantum Processes in the Brain: Ultraweak Photon Emission, Coherent Energy Transfer, and Superradiance, Travis J. Craddock

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Small Changes, Big Effects: How Weak Anesthetic Alterations of Protein Motions Can Lead to Large Changes in Consciousness, Travis J. Craddock

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The Physical Basis for a Nano-Neuroscience, Travis J. Craddock

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Investigating Van Der Waals Collective Behavior in Proteins via Interaction with Polarizable Ligands, Travis J. Craddock, Jacob Hardy, Rajeev Jaundoo, and Philip Kurian

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What the TUT? Examining the Causes and Consequences of Emotionally Valenced Mind Wandering, Lindsay Craig, Haley G. Holtzman, Edward Zacka, Audrey V. B. Hood, and Jonathan B. Banks

Cognitive Performance, Behavior Ratings, and ADHD Probability Reported by Teachers, A. Datoc, J. Burgess, and Charles J. Golden

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The Personal of the Political: Reflections on Practicing and Supervising Psychotherapy during the Trump Era, Jennifer Davidtz

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The Miller Forensic Assessment of Symptoms Test: A Meta-Analysis, David B. Detullio, Stephen Messer, and Tom D. Kennedy

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An Attitude of Gratitude: The Effects of Body-Focused Gratitude on Weight Bias Internalization and Body Image, Jamie Dunaev, Charlotte Markey, and Paula M. Brochu

Distinguished Alumni Award Winner: Dwight Hollier Athlete Presentation, Mindy Dunagan

Distinguished Alumni Award Winner: Dwight Hollier Athlete Panel, Mindy Dunagan, Robert E. Seifer, and Jaime Tartar

Identified SNPs Frequency Trends in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Patients used for the Development of Improved Diagnosis and for Potential Biomarkers Establishment, Melissa Fils, M. Perez, Rajeev Jaundoo, C. Larrimore, K. Hilton, K. Gemel, S. Deal, J. Shahrestani, V. Ramirez, S. Vasallo, P. Samudrala, M. Chapman, A. Di Pietro, K. Quinto, S. Khan, A. Del Alamo, Nancy G. Klimas, Travis J. Craddock, and N. Nathanson

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Roads Less Traveled—Health Psychologists in Nontraditional Careers, Ana Fins, Patrice G. Saab, Brett A. McCabe, J. Rick Turner, Parinda Khatri, and Michael J. Follick

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Differences in Blood Flow in a Former NFL Population Based on Self-Reported Executive Functioning Difficulties, K. Fitzgibbon, K. Diah, Z. Sattaur, Charles J. Golden, D. Amen, Kristen Willeumier, and D. Taylor

Unaccompanied, But Not Alone: Efforts to Engage Communities around the Needs of Unaccompanied Immigrant Minors (UIM), Diana Formoso, Lourdes Suarez-Morales, and M. C. Fernandez

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The Effects of Sleep Apnea on Cognitive Deficits in Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease, Nicole M. Fornalski, V. Tran, D. Ramandesh, C. Gonzalez, C. Cabrera, L. Stebbins, J. Garcia, and M. C. Boix Braga

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Examining the Reliability of a False Confession Classification System, Mahleelah A. Frett, Seniz L. Warner, Danielle H. Millen, Tom D. Kennedy, and Carlye Conte

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Effect of Loss on Consciousness after Traumatic Brain Injury on Geriatric Depression Scale Scores, J. Garcia, M. Lenox, V. Tran, A. Solow, G. Vitale, and Ashley M. Stripling

Efforts to Provide Support and Prevent Stress Related Problems in Police Officers Post-Parkland, S. Geller and Vincent B. Van Hasselt

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Common Variables of Female False Confession Cases, Jessica Gil, Ana Alberti, Lauren R. Pupko, Danielle H. Millen, Tom D. Kennedy, and Carlye Conte

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How well do PPVT-4, EVT-2, and NDRT Vocabulary Subtest Predict WAIS-IV Indices and FSIQ, M. Gilmore, S. Harcourt, A. Strong, C. Cabrera, and Charles J. Golden

Dispelling Common Myths about Trauma and PTSD, Steven N. Gold

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Navigating the Challenges of Forming a Collaborative Relationship with Complex Trauma Survivors, Steven N. Gold

Treating Adult Survivors of Long-Term Child Abuse, Steven N. Gold

Understanding and Treating the Complexities of Trauma and Dissociation in Context, Steven N. Gold

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Counter-Growth: How Working with Trauma Survivors can Foster Therapists’ Personal Development, Steven N. Gold, Amy Ellis, and Michael Quiñones

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Underlying Brain Mechanism of Children Prone to Aggression Using SPECT Imaging, K. Grodner, S. Harcourt, Z. Sattaur, A. Strong, Charles J. Golden, D. Amen, Kristen Willeumier, and D. Taylor

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Predictors of Effective Interviewing in Psychology Graduate Students, S. Guy, P. Hirsh, A. Beck, F. Bigay, R. E. Cash, and Sarah A. Valley-Gray

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Recommendations for Including CORE Standards in CACREP Programs, Cecilia Guyton and Patrick Wayne Powell

African American Issues in Counseling, Jessica Haas

Hope Narratives of Protestors and Police Officers in the Baltimore City Uprising and the Implications for Spiritually-Oriented Counseling, Jessica Haas

Session 1: The Adversity of Diversity, Jessica Haas

Session 2: Community Resilience and White Fragility, Jessica Haas

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Exploring Racism Trauma and Hope Narrative in the Baltimore City Uprising, Jessica Haas, Jesse Fox, Susan F. Branco, and Cirecie West-Olatunji

Exploring Millennial Activism and Racial Equity Interventions in Ferguson, Missouri, USA, Jessica Haas, Jesse Fox, K. A. O'Grady, Hope Schuermann, Marion E. Toscano, C. S. Taylor, and A. D. Wilson-Brown

Exploring Racism Trauma and Hope Narratives in the 2015 Baltimore City Uprising, Jessica Haas, K. A. O'Grady, Susan F. Branco, and Cirecie West-Olatunji

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Exploring Millennial Activism and Racial Equity Interventions in Ferguson, Missouri, Jessica Haas, Hope Schuermann, Marion E. Toscano, and Chun Shin Taylor

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Best Practices in Enhancing Suicidality Assessment Skills, P. Hirsh, S. Guy, A. Beck, R. E. Cash, F. Bigay, and Sarah A. Valley-Gray

Decreasing Parental Accommodations with Anxious Children: Adaptation for Hispanic Families, C. Holiner, C. Cabrera, and Lourdes Suarez-Morales

Mother's Milk: Distinctions with Differences, Mary Holschbach

Disengaging the Wandering Mind: Examining the Role of Emotional Valence, A. S. Holtzman, L. Craig, E. Zacka, and Jonathan Banks

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Working Memory Capacity and Dissociations of Emotional Valence and Intensity on Subjective and Objected Reports of Mind Wandering, Audrey V. B. Hood, Jonathan B. Banks, and Keith A. Hutchinson

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Visual Memory and Auditory Memory Predicting Performance on the Trails Test, K. Horne, A. Strong, N. Fornalski, W. Goulart, and Charles J. Golden

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The Importance of Implementing Culturally Relevant Texts to Improve Reading, A. Hudson, A. Milfort, and Angela Waguespack

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Motivational Interviewing: A Humanistic Approach to Facilitate Change, Melanie M. Iarussi

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DRUGPATH: The Drug Gene Pathway Database for Polypharmacology and Drug Repositioning, Rajeev Jaundoo and Travis J. Craddock

Using a Consensus Docking Approach to Predict Adverse Drug Reactions in Combination Drug Therapies in Gulf War Illness, R. Jaundoo, J. Bohmann, G. Gutierez, Nancy G. Klimas, Gordon Broderick, and Travis J. Craddock

An Analysis of the Trauma Level on Health Outcomes in Male Subjects with Gulf War Illness, M. Jeffrey, R. Reinhardt, Stephen C. Messer, Nancy G. Klimas, and Travis J. Craddock

Responding to Mass Shootings: A Unified Service-Delivery Approach, Tara S. Jungersen, Carly Paro, and Elda C. Kanzki-Veloso

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Integrating Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Processes With Information-Processing Theory in Anxious Early Adolescents, Gilly Kahn and Lourdes Suarez-Morales

Participation in Transition Planning for Students on the Autism Spectrum, C. Kamien, Peter M. Caproni, and Angela Waguespack

A Mixed Methods Study of a Career Counseling Program with OIF/OEF Veterans using the CIP Approach, Elda C. Kanzki-Veloso, Shannon S. Karl, Angela L. Yehl, James Pann, Carly Paro, M. Castro, A. Gonzalez, N. Staley, S. Grabner, L. Schumacher, B. Plombon, L. Pucko, and P. Davis