Psychology

Student Presentations at Professional Conferences - 2009/2010


(student names are in bold)
Stevens, A. & Eastman, C. (2010, May).  Human judgment versus the Linguistic Inquiry and Word Count (LIWC) Software: Comparing Kross and Pennebaker methods of analyzing emotional and cognitive content in written essays.  Poster presented at the meeting of the Georgia Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA.
 
Eagle, J., Patton, I., & Ballard, M. (2010, April).  Effects of kava-kava on aggressive behavior of Betta splendens.  Paper presented at the 35th Annual Carolinas Psychology Conference, Raleigh, NC.

Krzywanski, S. Eastman, C., Zink, D., Stevens, A., Yoder, W., & Steely, A.(2010, April).  To reflect or distract? A comparison of self-distanced, self-immersed, and distraction strategies for processing anger-eliciting memories.  A paper presented at the Carolinas Psychology Conference, Raleigh, N.C.

Pierce, L.(April, 2010).  Historical research on intellectual lineages of contemporary psychology faculty.  Paper presented at the annual Carolinas Psychology Conference, Raleigh, NC. 
 
Cooke, P., Diemer, S., Eastman, C., Forloines, M., Hattaway, R., Krzywanski, S.
, & Sturz, B.R. (2010, March).  Encoding of variability of landmark-based spatial information.   A poster presented at the Comparative Cognition Conference, Melbourne Beach, FL. 
 
Summers, A.,& Roberts, J. E. (March, 2010). A profile of child sexual abuse victims and their offenders.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Chattanooga, TN.

Wolfe, W. L., Scott, V. B., Jr., Zink, D. & Stevens, A. (2009, November). To reflect or distract?: A comparison of self-distanced, self-immersed, and distraction strategies for processing anger-eliciting memories. A poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York City, NY.

Elcoro, M., Ross, E. A., Sturz, B. R. (2009, October). Acquisition of an operant response with delayed reinforcement and different lever locations: Visual and quantitative analysis. Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Association for Behavior Analysis, Wilmington, NC.
 
Scott, V. B., Jr., & Skutch, J. M. (2009, May). Predictors of psychological reactions to the financial crisis of 2008. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
 
Ballard, M. (2009, April). Co-occurrence of food restriction and exercise in Holtzman rats as a model of activity anorexia. Paper presented at the 34th Annual Carolinas
Psychology Conference, Raleigh, NC.

Hunt, S. (2009, April). Temporal control in a peak-Interval procedure with multiple-duration peak trials. Paper presented at the 34th Annual Carolinas Psychology Conference, Raleigh, NC.

Subramaniam, S. (2009, April). Sucrose deprivation effect as a model of craving. Paper presented at the 34th Annual Carolinas Psychology Conference, Raleigh, NC.

Swany, C. (2009, April). A Test of Resistance to change with rats responding under a fixed-interval schedule. Paper presented at the 34th Annual Carolinas Psychology Conference, Raleigh, NC.
 
Yoder, W., Greene, E., Moyer, M.
, & Roberts, J.E. (2009, February). Sex differences in facial affect discrimination and spatial transformation tasks. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, New Orleans, LA.