2016 Dissertation Defenses

  • Comparing Ourselves to Others: How Body Image Distortion and Dissatisfaction Affects Body Size Estimates among Female College Students.


    Kelly Coleman, Avon, NY, Doctor of Psychology Degree in Clinical Psychology
    Chair: Dr. Tracie Pasold

  • Help Seeking, Stigma, and Coping Strategies in University Students


    Sarah Hunain Afriecq, Martinez, GA, Degree of Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology
    Chair: Dr. Shamshad Ahmed

  • Parental Conflict, Social Phobia, and Eating Attitudes: An Examination for Relationships and the Moderating Role of Self-Esteem


    Whitney Chappell, Taylor, PA., Degree of Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology
    Chair: Dr. Tracie Pasold

  • Social Networks, Depression, and Quality of Life Among Women Religious in a Residential Facility


    Kimberly Hardiman, Laurys Station, PA, Degree of Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology
    Chair: Dr. Brooke Cannon

  • Verbal Fluency Discrepancies: Are They Pathognomonic Indicators of Alzheimer's Type Dementia?


    Kathleen Childs, Hazle Township, PA, Doctor of Psychology Degree in Clinical Psychology
    Chair: Dr. Brooke Cannon

  • What About Males? An Exploration of Parenting Experiences, Body Esteem, and Attachment in Romantic Relationships among Males


    Marisa Whitney Barash, Pittsburgh, PA, Degree of Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology
    Chair: Dr. Tracie Pasold

    Kara Bergstresser: Lehigh University Counseling & Psychological Services
    Jennifer Buckwash: University of Scranton Counseling Center
    Whitney Chappell: John G. Kuna, Psy.D & Associates
    Samantha Chu: Keene State University Counseling Center
    Kara Felton: VA Medical Center, Salisbury, NC
    Veena Geeban: Rutgers University Counseling Center
    Chelsea Graziano: Edison Court Inc., Doylestown, PA
    Kimberly Hardiman: VA Medical Center, Wilmington, DE
    Jill Majeski: Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital for Rehabilitation
    Diljot Sachdeva: Ohio Guidestones, Brooke Park, OH

    Michael Saleeby: VA Medical Center, Bath, NY