Psychology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Past Defenses

C. Jordan Thibodeaux - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

What Are Athletes Saying to Themselves? Self-talk and Motivation in Youth Tennis

Major Professor: Adam Winsler, PhD, Department of Psychology

August 22, 2016

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Jessica Yarbro - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

A Primer on Bayesian Cost-Effectiveness Methods for Health Psychologists

Major Professor: Patrick E McKnight, PhD, Department of Psychology

June 21, 2016

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Jenna Calton - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

The Impact of Minority Stress on LGBTQ Individuals’ Intentions to Seek Help for Intimate Partner Violence

Major Professor: Lauren B Cattaneo, PhD, Department of Psychology

June 21, 2016

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Bethany Rallis - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

A Brief Peer Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Training: Preliminary Examination of Efficacy and Individual Factors That Influence Outcomes

Major Professor: Christianne Esposito-Smythers, PhD, Department of Psychology

May 24, 2016

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Kyla Machell - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Adolescent Well-Being: The Role of Life Events and Grit

Major Professor: Jerome Short, PhD, Department of Psychology

April 27, 2016

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Jameela Conway-Turner - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Does Diversity Matter?: The Impact of School Racial Composition on the Academic Achievement of Elementary School Students in an Ethnically Diverse, Low-Income Sample

Major Professor: Adam Winsler, PhD, Department of Psychology

April 25, 2016

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Alex Lindsey - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Explaining for Whom, How, When, and Why Diversity Training Works

Major Professor: Eden B King, PhD, Department of Psychology

April 22, 2016

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Ryan McKendrick - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Non-linear Hemodynamics of Mental Workload and Workload Transitions

Major Professor: James C Thompson, PhD, Department of Psychology

April 22, 2016

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Melissa Smith - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

The Effect of Perceived Humanness in Non-Human Agents on Social Facilitation in a Vigilance Task

Major Professor: Eva Wiese, PhD, Department of Psychology

April 22, 2016

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Kristina Herndon Liverette - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Do Teachers Observe the Same Social-Emotional Exchanges in the Classroom as Researchers?

Major Professor: Susanne A Denham, PhD, Department of Psychology

April 21, 2016

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