October 07, 2013

Emotional Problems and Victimization among Youth with National and International Migration Experience

Aysun Dogan

Aysun Dogan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Psychology Department
EGE University, Izmir, Turkey

Monday, October 7th
12:00-1:00 pm
SBSG 1517



Our weekly colloquium series is open to the public.  Drinks and snacks will be provided; feel free to bring your lunch.

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May 20, 2013

Graduate Student Second Year Project Presentations

Monday, May 20th
12:00-1:30 pm
SBSG 1517


April Thomas:
A Gene-By-Environment Approach to Adolescent Substance Use: Examining the D4 Dopamine Receptor Gene (DRD4)

Kyndra Cleveland:
Emotional and Suggestive Influences on Young Children’s False Event Report

Daniel Bogart:
Non-probative Photographs and the Misinformation Effect

Sachiko Donley:
Beyond poverty: Local area socioeconomic inequality predicts children's antisocial behavior

Joseph Kay:
Perceived support, conflict, and adjustment among adolescents and young adults with cancer

May 13, 2013

Graduate Student Second Year Project Presentations

Monday, May 13th
12:00-1:30 pm
SBSG 1517

Caitlin Cavanagh: Viewing Law and Order: Mothers’ and Sons’ Justice System Legitimacy Attitudes and Juvenile Recidivism

Joanna Ho: Raised by Collectivists, Surrounded by Individualists: Effects of Acculturation for Latinos and Asians

Emily Hooker: Positive social exchanges moderate the association between subjective SES and cardiovascular functioning

Anna Hsu: Genetic Basis of the Behavioral Inhibition and Approach Systems (BIS/BAS): Association between the DEAF-1 gene and BIS

Janice Phung: Adult-provided linguistic support and infant language comprehension: Examining effects on generalization across cues in 20-month-olds

Sharon Shenhav: Intercultural romantic relationships: A family affair

May 06, 2013

Feasibility of an affect-based intervention to increase physical activity among middle school students

Margaret Schneider


Margaret Schneider, Ph.D.
Associate Researcher
Planning, Policy and Design

University of California, Irvine

Monday, May 6th
12:00-1:00 pm
SBSG 1517



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April 29, 2013

The Importance of Close Relationships for Chronic Illness Prevention and Management

Dara Sorkin, Ph.D.
School of Medicine
University of California, Irvine

Monday, April 29th
12:00-1:00 pm
SBSG 1517

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March 11, 2013

Health Brown Bag
Monday, March 11
3:30-4:40 pm SBSG 4323

Svetlana Bershadsky
Joanna Ho

Developmental Brown Bag
Wednesday, March 13
12:00PM - 1:00PM SE1, Room 306
Brandilynn Villarreal
Helen Milojevich

Social Brown Bag
Thursday, March 14
12:00-1:00 pm SBSG 1517

Jeff Cho
Lawrence Patihis

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February 25, 2013

Bullying Prevention

Bonnie Leadbeater
Bonne Leadbeater, Ph.D.
Psychology Department
University of Victoria

Monday, February 25th
12:00-1:00 pm
SBSG 1517



Drinks and snacks will be provided; feel free to bring your lunch. Open to the public.

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February 11, 2013

Mating-Motivated Perceptual and Cognitive Response

Lei Chang, Ph.D.
Department of Educational Psychology
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Monday, February 11th
12:00-1:00 pm
SBSG 1517

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February 04, 2013

Social pain and pleasure: The neural underpinnings of social rejection and connection

Naomi Eisenberger, Ph.D.
University of California, Los Angeles

Monday, February 4th
12:00-1:00 pm
SBSB 1517

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November 19, 2012

Parental Management of Pediatric Pain

Michelle Fortier
Michelle Fortier, Ph.D.
Dept. of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care, UCI

November 19, 2012
12:00-1:00 pm
1517 Social & Behavioral Sciences Gateway


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