Monthly Archives: February 2012

Dr. Holden Refutes Premise of Popular Parenting Book

Dr. George Holden appeared on the local Fox news show warning parents about the dangers of a book entitled “To Train Up a Child.” To see the news story, copy this link to your browser: http://www.myfoxdfw.com/dpp/news/unusual/book-blamed-for-3-child-abuse-deaths-022812

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Undergraduate Research Project Covered in the Media

Senior psychology major and distinction student Olivia Adolphson is in the news. Her research study, assessing college students’ views about biobanks, was recently presented at a conference. Medical News Today then publicized the study. Olivia has been working with Dr. … Continue reading

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Dr. Baldwin to talk about his research

Dr. Austin Baldwin, Assistant Professor of Psychology at SMU will give a talk on “Understanding the influence of Exercise Experiences and Exercise Satisfaction and Why it Matters” on Friday, Feb. 24th from 2-3:30 in Simmons Hall, Room 138. This event … Continue reading

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Ashton Jeter and Ana Trueba will the Psychology Research Day Poster Award

Graduate students Ashton Jeter and Ana Trueba won the awards for best Psychology poster at the annual Research Day event, held on Feb. 10. Their award winning posters were: Ashton M. Jeter, Noelle Bassi Smith, & Alicia E. Meuret: Does … Continue reading

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Talk on Autism by Dr. Pinkham

“Autism: What we know and where we are headed” is the title of a talk to be given by Dr. Amy Pinkham on Feb. 15 at 11 a.m. at Maggiano’s Restaurant. This is part of the Godbey Lecture Series. To … Continue reading

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Brown Bag talk by Dr. Lindsey

Dr. Michael Lindsey will be giving a talk on Friday, Feb. 2 at 12:30 in Expressway Tower, Suite 1100. His talk titled: “The Interface of Law and Psychology, and Recent U.S. Supreme Court Decisions Related to Juvenile Justice.”

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Dr. Smits Appointed to Consulting Editor Board

Association for Psychological Science is publishing a new journal called Clinical Psychological Science. Dr. Jasper Smits will be serving as an Consulting Editor for the journal.

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Dr. Pinkham To Speak at Psi Chi Meeting

Dr. Amy Pinkham will give a talk to the undergraduate Psi Chi honors society on Feb. 15 at 5:00 p.m. in Hyer 110. Her talk is entitled: “A Potential Neural Basis for Paranoid Ideation.” All are welcome.

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