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ADAPT Members Present and Win at APA Division 45 Research Conference

Dr. Lui and four members of ADAPT (Shalanda Berkley, Michelle Del Rio, Susie Kim, and Lucia Quezada) presented at the 5th Biennial Research Conference for the Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, and Race. All four presented with … Continue reading

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Family Research Participant Registry Opens

Dr. Chrystyna Kouros will be announcing the creation of a participant registry, open to all.  The official announcement will occur on Fox4WARD, to be aired Sunday June 24 during the 9-10 pm news hour. Click here to learn more about … Continue reading

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Dr. Brown Receives the Distinguished University Citizen Award

Dr. Brown has received the Distinguished University Citizen Award. Dr. Alan Brown has served SMU in many capacities over his long career at SMU. Most prominently, he chaired the Psychology Department (twice) and the Sociology Department (once). In addition, he … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Drs. Chmielewski & Meuret!

Dr. Mike Chmielewski was recently promoted to Associate Professor with tenure and Dr. Alicia Meuret  was promoted to Full Professor. Congratulations to both faculty members on their achievements!

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Chelsey Werchan Receives Dissertation Fellowship

Graduate student, Chelsey Werchan has received a Dissertation Fellowship for 2018-2019 from SMU’s Office of Research and Graduate Studies. Congratulations Chelsey!

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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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