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APA Div. 50 Features Dr. Lui

Division 50 of the American Psychological Association, the Society of Addiction Psychology, featured Dr. Priscilla Lui as an Early Career Psychologist in their Spring 2018 newsletter. Click Here to see the spotlight on Dr. Lui.        

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Chelsea Carson and Margaret Sala Win at SMU Research Day

Psychology graduate students Chelsea Carson and Margaret Sala both won Poster Awards at SMU Research Day 2018. Chelsea Carson presented on Correlates of Empathic Accuracy Among Couples in which a Partner has a Severe Mental Illness, and her co-authors were … Continue reading

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Margaret Sala Wins a Graduate Student Research Award!

The Society for Health Psychology (APA Div. 38) recently awarded Margaret Sala an award for her dissertation research testing a mindfulness-based exercise intervention. Congratulations, Margaret!

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Dedman Announces New Undergraduate Minors Beginning Fall 2018

Minor in Neuroscience- Neuroscience is the study of the nervous system, incorporating the perspectives of several fields of study. Students will explore the relationship between the brain, the rest of the body, and the environment with respect to affect, behavior, … Continue reading

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Dr. Meuret Receives a Teaching Award

Dr. Alicia Meuret was awarded a Rotunda Outstanding Teaching (ROPA) Award by the 2018 Rotunda Yearbook staff. Congratulations Dr. Meuret!

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Department adopts an Open Science Practices policy

Effective as of March 22, 2018, the SMU Psychology Department has adopted an open science practices policy. The faculty voted unanimously in favor of it. The policy reads: The faculty in the psychology department subscribe to the core values of … Continue reading

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Donate to help fund undergraduate research projects

March 8 is the Mustangs Give Back fund raising day. Please help our students! Research 101: Mini-grants for undergraduates

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100% Internship Match!

Congratulations to our three clinical graduate students, Rose Ashraf, Grace Boyers, and Nicole Vu, who all were matched with their first choice of internships!  Great going!    

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Conference in honor of Dr. Alan Brown’s Career

On Friday, April 27, the Psychology Department will be hosting a conference entitled Memory Quirks, the Study of Odd Phenomena in Memory: A Conference in Honor of Alan Brown’s Retirement Save the date and join us.  Talks from prominent memory … Continue reading

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Follow the department on Twitter!

The Psychology Department now has a Twitter account. Follow us  at:  @SMUPsychology

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