Clinical Health Students
Research Lab: Health Psychology Research Lab and Nelson Lab
Advisor: Dr. Nancy Hamilton and Dr. Eve-Lynn Nelson
Research Interests: Chronic illnesses (cancer), health-related behaviors (sleep), underserved community (rural/minority) health, emotional adjustment, and social support/coping.
Research Lab: Atchley Lab
Advisor: Dr. Ruth Ann Atchley
Research Interests: Presently engaged in translation research investigating and developing neuropsychological profiles of mood disorders and negative affect (depression, anxiety, and stress). I also am involved in research pertaining LGBT mental health, and prevention of, and coping with, HIV/AIDS. Clinically, I am interested in the use of mindfulness practice as it pertains to both CBT and psychodynamic therapies for the treatment of many disorders, including depression and anxiety. However, I see a number of clients for diverse reasons.
Research Lab: Behavioral Pediatrics Laboratory
Advisor: Dr. Michael Rapoff
Research Interests: Both my research and clinical interests are in the area of pediatric psychology. Specific areas of interest include adherence to medical regimens, pediatric chronic pain, pain management, and adjustment to chronic pediatric conditions.
Research Lab: Neuropsychology and Aging Laboratory
Advisor: Dr. David Johnson
Research Interests: Neuropsychology; affect, cognition, and aging; geriatric health psychology; relationship between health risk disclosure and psychological/behavioral change
Research Lab: Children's Healthy Lifestyles & Nutrition
Advisor: Dr. Ann Davis and Dr. Cary Savage
Research Interests: Obesity, Depression, Integrated Primary Care, Interprofessional Education