Author Archives: Lisa Ruano

Dedman College Master’s Degree Tuition Discount

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Kelli Sargent named 2021 P.E.O Scholar

Congratulations to Kelli Sargent for being named as a 2021 P.E.O Scholar. This prestigious award is a competitive, merit-based award that recognizes and encourages academic excellence and achievement by women in doctoral-level programs.

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Dr. Priscilla Lui wins 2019-2020 Golden Mustang Award

Please join us in congratulating Priscilla for being awarded the 2019-2020 Golden Mustang Award. This award is given to a tenure-track junior faculty member whose teaching is consistently excellent, whose courses reflect thoughtful curricular development, and whose scholarship makes a … Continue reading

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Margaret Sala hired as an Assistant Professor

Margaret Sala has just accepted a position as assistant professor at Yeshiva University in New York City! Congratulations to her – and to her advisor, Austin Baldwin!

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Dr. Morton Ann Gernsbacher – Diverse Brains – October 25

The department will welcome guest, Dr. Morton Ann Gernsbacher, Vilas Professor and Sir Frederic Bartlett Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, on October 25, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the Sartain Room (11th floor, Expressway Tower) to share her research … Continue reading

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Savannah Pham Receives Psi Chi Junior Scientist Fellowship

Graduate student, Savannah Pham has been chosen as a recipient of this year’s Psi Chi Junior Fellowship Award. The selection process for this award is highly competitive and only given to an estimated 9-12 students each year. Savannah has worked … Continue reading

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Project Support Goes International

Project Support is an intervention program for children living in violent families. It was developed by Drs. Renee McDonald and Ernest Jouriles with the support of the National Institute of Mental Health in the U.S. and is now being implemented … Continue reading

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Congratulations Dr. Priscilla Lui!

Dr. Lui has been chosen as the 2019 recipient of the Samuel M. Turner Early Career Award for Distinguished Contributions to Diversity in Clinical Psychology from the APA’s Society of Clinical Psychology. Congratulations to Dr. Lui for being recognized by … Continue reading

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Margaret Sala Featured in Mental Health Headlines

SMU Department of Psychology graduate student and Hogg Foundation Frances Fowler Wallace Dissertation awardee, Margaret Sala has been featured in the Mental Health Headlines weekly digest for her work in researching the role that mindfulness can play in physical health. … Continue reading

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Drs. Meuret & Ritz’s New Depression Intervention Study Featured on Public Radio

 CLICK HERE for the spotlight on Drs. Meuret and Ritz’s new five-year study aimed at developing a more effective treatment for anhedonia.

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