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Ph.D. Program - Clinical Psychology

Alumni

Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Febres, Jeniimarie Stuart Postdoc - Bedford VA The Perpetration of Adulthood Animal Abuse and Intimate Partner Violence in Men and Women Arrested for Domestic Violence
McIndoo Losier, Crystal Hopko Postdoc - MIRECC VA Portland (2 yr) Mindfulness-Based Therapy and Behavioral Activation: A Randomized Controlled Trial with Depressed College Students
Preddy, Teresa M Welsh Postdoc -Emma Pendleton Bradley Hospital - Brown Univ Assessment and Investigation of Electronic Aggression in the Romantic Relationships of Emerging Adults
Ritter, Kathrin Moore Postdoc - Neurobehavioral Specialists - Jacksonville The Effects of Electronic Treatment Reminder Cues on Relapse Prevention
Rowley, Maria M Gordon Postdoc - Edith Nourse Rogers VA - Bedford, MA Three Rs: Relationship Orientation, Relational Interdependent Self-construal, and Relationship Maintenance Strategies
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Abbas, Amineh Macfie Cherokee Health Systems; Morristown, TN Dissociation and Sexual Trauma: The Moderating Role of Somatization
Culpepper, Christi Welsh Postdoc - Kennedy Kreiger Institute  (2yr) The Effects of Social Support on At-Risk Youth
Gilbert, Sarah Gordon Clinical Psychologist  Using Mindful Self-Compassion to Improve Self-Criticism, Self-Soothing, Cravings, and Relapse in Substance Abusers in an Intensive Outpatient Program
Gray , Samantha Welsh Postdoc - Harvard Meducal School How technology interacts with emerging adulthood psychosocial developmental tasks: An examination of online self-presentation and cell phone usage
Holmes, Rachel Welsh Indiana Univ Health Physicians Predictors of Casual Sex Participation in Young Adulthood: Evidence from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health
Ryba, Marlena Hopko Postdoc - Ohio State Univ Behavioral Activation for Depressed Breast Cancer Patients: The Impact of Therapeutic Compliance and Quantity of Activities Completed on Symptom Reduction
Seavey, Amanda Moore Praxis Psychological Services, Dept of VA Raleigh-Durham, NC The Effects of a Brief Mindfulness Intervention on Lab-based Aggression
Shorey, Ryan Stuart Asst Professor, Ohio University The Temporal Association between Alcohol, Negative Affect, and Dating Violence
Tirone, Vanessa Moore Postdoc - RUSH Univ Medical Center Assessing Motives for Consensual Sex: Development of the Sexual Motives Questionnaire
Toman, Karen Handler/Nash Volunteer Ministry Measuring Change in Psychotherapy Using the MMPI-2 and the Holt Measure of Primary Process Manifestation
Vitulano, Michael Fite Postdoc - Seattle Children's Hospital    Developmental Trajectories of ADHD Symptoms to Adolescent Substance Use: What Influence Do Peer, Family and Neighborhood Factors Have?
Volpe, Erin Nash Private Practice, Phildelphia, PA Belief in the Efficacy of Psychotherapy (BEP): Psychometric Scale Development and Examination of Theoretical Correlates
Wimsatt-Childs, Amber Fite/      Moore Staff Psychologist, Yale University, CT Bidirectional Associations between Parenting Behavior and Child Callous-Unemotional Traits: Does Delinquent Peer Affiliation and/or Parental Psychopathology Moderate this Link?
Wong, Albert Nash Director, Somatic Psychology John F. Kennedy Univ Testing Claims of Efficacy and Mechanism of Action for Emotion Focused Couples Therapy:  A Dyadic Case Study Using Time-Series Design
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Rathert, Jamie Fite Mississippi State Hospital Associations Between the Subtypes of Aggression, Parenting Styles and Psychiatric Symptomatology in Children on a Psychiatric Inpatient Unit
Trupe, Rebecca Macfie Cherokee Health Systems; Alcoa, TN The Effect of Maternal Borderline Personality Disorder and Social Support on Patterns of Emotional Availability in Mother-Child Interactions
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Christman, Jennifer Gordon Staff Psychologist, Columbus OH Examining the interplay of rejection sensitivity, self-compassion, and forgiveness through communication mechanisms 
Colman, Lindsey Hopko Asst Professor, Vanderbilt Delving Deeper into Substance Abuse:  Affect Regulation, Defenses, and Personality Factors Influencing Drug Choices in Addictions.
Elkins, Sara Moore Asst Prof U of Houston (Clearlake) Reciprocal Relationships between Parenting and Youth Substance Use.
Frankel, Miriam Macfie Clinical Psychologist, Danielsen Inst Boston Univ Effect of Maternal Borderline Personality Disorder on Adolescent Autonomy and Relatedness and Internalizing and Externalizing Psychpathology.
Gaertner, Alden Fite Private Practice, Knoxville, TN The Impact of Relational Aggression and Friendship Quality on the Pathway from Parental Psychological Control to Child Internalizing Symptomology.
Handsel, Vanessa Moore Praxis Psychological Services, Dept of VA Raleigh-Durham, NC The Influence of Early Maladaptive Schemas on Sex Differences in the Development of PTSD Symptomatology.
Howell, Jenn Willett Gordon  Clinical Psychologist, Hawaii The Intergenerational Transmission of Relational Patterns:  How We Understand Relationships Makes the Difference.
Nathanson, Alison Ratighan Private Practice; Atlanta, GA An Examination of Shame and Traditional Gender Roles on Behavioral Responses in Non-Stranger Sexual Assault with College Females.
Swan, Scott Macfie VA Center, Knoxville, TN Openness to the Unconscious Clinical Validity.
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Armento, Maria Hopko Baylor College of Medicine Menninger Dept of Psychiarty & Behavioral Sciences Behavioral Activation of Religious Behaviors Treating Depression Symptoms with a Randomized Controlled Trial
Carvalho, John Hopko Plaza Psychology & Psychiatry, Inc Avoidance and Depression: Evidence for Reinforcement as a Mediating Factor
Gawrysiak, Mike Hopko University of Pennsylvania An fMRI investigation of Behavioral Activation Treatment for Depression
Hellmuth, Julianne Gordon Yale University Risk Factors for Intimate Partner Violence During Pregnancy
Kivisto, Aaron Moore Assistant Professor Univsersity of Indianapolis Juvenile Competence to Stand Trial: An Examination of the Direct and Interactive Effects of cognitive Ability, Psychiatric Symptomatology, and Psychosocial Maturity
Little-Kivisto, Katie Welsh Assistant Professor Univsersity of Indianapolis Autobiographical Memory Specificity,and Trauma: The role of Ego Mastery, Brooding, and Family Functioning
Mullane, Christen Hopko Practicing in Knoxville, TN Distress Tolerance, Experiential Avoidance, and Negative Affect: Implications for Understanding Eating Bahavior and BMI
Smith, Justin Welsh Adjunct Instructor - University of Oregon Family Therapeutic Assessment for Pre-Adolescent Boys with Oppositional Defiant Disorder: Assessing Treatment Efficacy Using a Time-Series Design
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Fitzpatrick Haag, Katie Macfie Practicing in Oak Ridge, TN Attachment Patterns and Reflective Function in Women and Borderline Personality Disorder and their Adolescent Offspring
Frousakis, Nikki Gordon Cognitive Behavior Therapy Center of Southern California Communication in Married Couples: Exploring the Roles of Betrayal and Forgiveness
Mann, Caroline Olson Lecturer - UNC Asheville In a stranger's shoes: Reducing mental illness stigma through perspective-taking
Nicholas, Chris Nash VA - Minneapolis, MN Functional neuroimaging of awareness in a non-communicative pediatric quadriplegic patient
Rowinski, Katie Wahler Lecturer, The University of Tennessee Clinic-Referred Mothers' Autobiographicak Naratives as Markers of Their Parenting Styles
Schlachter, Lina Nash Private practice - Brazil Autobiographical Memory Specificity,and Trauma: The role of Ego Mastery, Brooding, and Family Functioning
Widman, Laura Welsh UNC - Chapel Hill Inside the Minds of Sex Offenders: Illuminating the Role of Implicit Rape Attitudes in Sexual Offending
Williams, Keith Wahler Penn State Hershey Medical Center The effects of narrative coherence and mindfulness on parenting style and child behavior.
Wolf, Nicole Nash Analyst University of California, San Francisco Evaluating the effectiveness of therapeutic assessment with depressed, adult clients using case-based time-series design
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Edlis, Guy Handler Private Practice & Adjunct UTK Psychopathology and interpersonal relationships: Clinic vs non-patient samples
Haag, Ian Wahler Faculty, Albany Medical College Department of Psychiatry; Instructor, SUNY Private Practice Mindfulness:  Mediating the Relationship between Attachment Security and Parenting Style?
Hess, Tanya Handler Post Doc - Institute of Living; Hartford, CT The instrumental use of emotion in individuals with psychopathic traits:  The development and validation of a measure of instrumental emotion
Ness, Lorrie Handler Provate Practice Siver Spring, MD A Study of Object Relations Among Self-Injuring and Non-injuring College Students
Roost, Noah Wahler Private Practice; Portland, OR - Portland Mindful Therapy Impediments to presence:  Oblivious and reactive mindlessness
Sims, Chad Handler   An Examination of the Relationship Between Mindfulness and Aspects of Personality Structure
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Edlis, Guy Handler Private Practice & Adjunct UTK Psychopathology and interpersonal relationships: Clinic vs non-patient samples
Haag, Ian Wahler Faculty, Albany Medical College Department of Psychiatry; Instructor, SUNY Private Practice Mindfulness:  Mediating the Relationship between Attachment Security and Parenting Style?
Hess, Tanya Handler Post Doc - Institute of Living; Hartford, CT The instrumental use of emotion in individuals with psychopathic traits:  The development and validation of a measure of instrumental emotion
Ness, Lorrie Handler Provate Practice Siver Spring, MD A Study of Object Relations Among Self-Injuring and Non-injuring College Students
Roost, Noah Wahler Private Practice; Portland, OR - Portland Mindful Therapy Impediments to presence:  Oblivious and reactive mindlessness
Sims, Chad Handler   An Examination of the Relationship Between Mindfulness and Aspects of Personality Structure
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Hunt, Melissa Hopko Private Practice Vienna, VA Predicting High School Truancy and Academic Performance among Students in the Appalachian South
Kracker, Jacqueline Pollio VA Center - Mtn Home, TN Mindfulness in Everyday Life: An Empirical Study of Mindfulness as it is Experienced in Ordinary Life among Long-Term Vipassana Practitioners
Litzinger, Samantha Pollio Faculty Bronx, NY Saying Yes When You Mean No: A Phenomenological Analysis of Consensual Unwanted Sexual Activity
Risch, Sharon Welsh Staff Psychologist Chicago, IL Conflict, Connection, and Aggression in Adolescent Romantic Relationships
Schwartzman, Meredith Hopko Child and Adolescent Day Program - Institute of Living, CT and Private Practice, CT Type I Diabetes Mellitus in Children and Pre-Adolescents:  Affective, Behavioral, and Social Correlates
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Bellamy, Allen Jones Clinical Psychologist, University of Michigan; Flint, MI Investigating Forgiveness in Relation to Offensive Experiences Among Black and White Respondents
Haugen, Peter Welsh Staff position NYU/Bellevue Hospital, NYC Empathic Accuracy and Adolescent Romantic Relationships
Hoffman, Paul Handler Staff Psychologist, Yale University, CT Attachment Styles and Use of Defense Mechanisms: A Study of the Adult Projective and Cramer's Defense Mechanism Scale
Risch, Sharon Welsh Staff Psychologist Chicago, IL Conflict, Connection, and Aggression in Adolescent Romantic Relationships
Vigilante, Vanessa Wahler Pediatric Psychologist, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Philadelphia, PA Molar and Molecular Perspectives on Mothers' Responsiveness to their Clinic-Referred and "Normal" Children
Winkel, Justin Nash Staff Psychologist, Connecticut Valley Hospital; Middletown, CT Exploring the Relationship Between Time-Series Data Collection and Duration of Treatment in a University Clinic: A Survival Analysis
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Bare, Rob Hopko Post-doc; Atlanta, GA Psychopathic Traits in College Students: Electrodermal Reactivity, Anxiety, Disinhibition, Risk-Taking, and Executive Functioning
Bellamy, Allen Jones Clinical Psychologist, University of Michigan; Flint, MI Investigating Forgiveness in Relation to Offensive Experiences Among Black and White Respondents
Champion, Mary Clare Wahler Behavioral Health Consultant - Cherokee CMHC, TN Understanding Child Narrative Development Through the Lens of Lessons and Dialogue in Mother-Child Interactions
Gleason, Debra Handler Psychologist, Florida Department of Corrections The Self Cohesion Scale: A Measure of the Kohutian Concept of Self Cohesion
Grello, Catherine Welsh Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Adolescent Sexual Behaviors: Analyses of Context
Haugen, Peter Welsh Staff position NYU/Bellevue Hospital, NYC Empathic Accuracy and Adolescent Romantic Relationships
Hoffman, Paul Handler Staff Psychologist, Yale University, CT Attachment Styles and Use of Defense Mechanisms: A Study of the Adult Projective and Cramer's Defense Mechanism Scale
Hughes, Farrah Gordon Assistant Professor, Francis Marion University, Florence, SC The Roles of Marital Satisfaction and Depression
Jamison, Tedra Handler Staff position Federal Prison System, DC The Homicidal Narcissist
Kemmerer, David Nash Staff position Cambridge Hospital, MA Anaclitic and Introjective Personality Distinctions Among Psychotherapy Outpatients: Examining Clinical Change Across Baseline and Therapy Phases
Martin, Betty Handler Post-doc Fellow, Two Brattle Center, Cambridge, MA Using Projective Measures to Examine the Relationship Between Adult Attachment Status and Object Relations
Oglesby, Lisa Handler Staff position Cherokee CMHC; Knoxville TN Depression, Cognition, and Anosognosia in Alzheimer's Disease
Scherpenisse, Elisabeth McIntyre Staff Psychologist, Institute of Living, Hartford, CT The Other-Directed Adolescent: Associated Personality Processes as Measured by the Rorschach
Tomcik, Nate Gordon Facility Recovery Coordinator, Chalmers P. Wylie VA Ambulatory Care Center, Columbus, OH Characteristics of the Therapeutic Alliance in Couple Therapy: Perspectives from the Field
Wetzel, Karen Welsh Staff Psychologist, Yale University, CT Intimate Partner Violence in Appalachia: A Study of Relationship Violence Among Community College Students in Southern Appalachia
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Baird-Fassardi, Alicia Handler Private Practice, San Diego, CA The Role of Marital Quality and Social Support in Pregnancy Health in an Internet Research Sample
Caban-Holt, Allison McIntyre Hospital Position, Kentucky The Effects of Marital Conflict on Sibling Relationships
Campbell, Ashley Handler Staff Position,VA Med Ctr, Houston, TX Gender Differences in Adolescents with Disruptive Behavior Disorders: A Look at Self-Report Projective and Treatment Outcome Measures
Christmas, Rosine Handler Staff Position, Butner Prison System, NC An Empirical Examination of Reactive and Proactive Aggression Subtypes Among Juvenile Delinquents
Engler, Jennifer McIntyre Assistant Professor, York College of Pennsylvania; York, PA The Dynamics of Identity Development: Exploring the Relevance of Separation-Individuation
Harper, Melinda Welsh Assistant Professor, Queens University of Charlotte; Charlotte, NC Keeping Quiet: Self-Silencing and Its Association with Relational and Individual Functioning Among Adolescent Romantic Couples
Mutchnick, Murry Handler Private Practice, Mobile, AL Intelligence and the Prediction of Academic Achievement in Closed-Head Injured Adolescents and Young Adults
Plant, Dennis Handler Private Practice; Cambridge, MA Broadening the Scope of Residential Treatment Outcome: The Information Processing and Object Relations of Externalizing Adolescents
Stribling Riley, Adeirdre Handler Forensic Psychologist, Department of Justice, Federal Medical Center; Butner, NC Exploring Differences in Clinical Judgments of Dangerousness of North Carolina Psychiatric Inpatients: Utility of the HCR-20 Risk Assessment Scheme
Tasso, Tony Nash Assistant Professor, Fairleigh Dickinson University; Madison, NJ Suggestion and Suggestibility: A Factor Analysis
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Adams, Brian Wahler Private Practice; Vancouver, WA Personality Characteristics of Responsive Parents: The Relationship to Symptomatology in Children
Ballew, Allison McIntyre Staff Position, Cherokee CMHC; Seymour, TN Late Adolescents' Perceptions of their Sibling Relationships: Links with Family Process and the Role of Separation-Individuation
Borckardt, Jeff Nash Assistant Professor (Med Univ of SC) Physiological Reactivity to Menal Imagery as a Construct Relating to Somatization and Hypnotizability
Rodgers Burton, Shacunda Gordon Faculty Position (UC Davis Medical Center, CA) To Go or Not To Go, That Is the Question: An Empirical Analysis of Battered Women's Decision-Making Processes While Residing in Domestic Violence Shelters
Clemence, A. Jill Handler Research Scientist, Austin Riggs Center; Stockbridge, MA Use of Rorschach Variables in the Assessment of Psychotherapy Progress
Moore, Mark Nash Staff Position, Philadelphia Hospital, PA Changes in the Therapeutic Alliance and Symptomatology: Use of a Time Series Design to Assess Which Comes First
Porter, Laura Wahler Cherokee Health Systems; Knoxville, TN Personal Narratives as Reflections of Identity and Meaning: A Study of Betrayal, Forgiveness, and Health
Rogers, Daniel Wahler Assistant Professor, Kennesaw State University; Kennesaw, GA Telling Stories of Distressing Betrayal: Relating Individual Differences in Personal Narrative Form to Physiological and General Functioning
Stribling Riley, Adeirdre Handler Forensic Psychologist, Department of Justice, Federal Medical Center; Butner, NC Exploring Differences in Clinical Judgments of Dangerousness of North Carolina Psychiatric Inpatients: Utility of the HCR-20 Risk Assessment Scheme
Wintersteen, Matt Wahler Psychologist, The Children's Hospital of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA Mediational Effects of the Five-Factor Model of Personality on the Stress-Psychopathology Relationship in Adolescents
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Askew, John Lubar Director of Clinical Training, Jackson State University; Jackson, MS The Diagnosis of Depression Using Psychometric Instruments and Quantitative Measures of Electroencephalographic Activity
Castellani, Marc Wahler Local Recovery Coordinator, W.G. Hefner VAMC; Salisbury, NC Differential Classification of Juvenile Offenders
Cumberbatch, Carla-Joy Wahler Private Practice; Chicago, IL The Influence of Narcissistic Character on the Self-Esteem of Conduct Disordered Adolescents
Niederjohn, Daniel Welsh Associate Professor, Kennesaw State University; Kennesaw, GA Teaching and Counseling Late Adolescents: Similar Processes, but Unique Roles
Openlander, Kurt Pollio deceased Experiential Aspects of Neglect: A Phenomenological Inquiry
Riethmiller, Rob Handler Coordinator of Testing Services, Brookline Mental Health Center; Brookline, MA A Look at Personality Change Among Conduct Disordered Adolescents in Residential Treatment
Sprohge, Erik Handler WellSpan Behavorial Health - Stonebridge-WMG; New Freedom, PA Personality Functioning Among Alcoholics Anonymous Participants
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Askew, John Lubar Director of Clinical Training, Jackson State University; Jackson, MS The Diagnosis of Depression Using Psychometric Instruments and Quantitative Measures of Electroencephalographic Activity
Cornish, Kim Pollio Private Practice; Elk Grove, CA Phenomenology of Spiritual Experience
Galliher, Renee Welsh Associate Professor; Utah State University Predicting Relationship Quality and Longevity From Patterns of Interaction in Adolescent Romantic Relationships
Herring, Melissa Wahler Private Practice; Atlanta, GA Naturalistic Generalization of Social Behaviors in Children: The Examination of Personal Style and Practice
Holcomb, Laura Wahler Private Practice - Health Psych Maine; Waterville, ME The Applicability of the Stage of Change Construct of the Transtheoretical Model of Behavior Change to the Problem of Type II Diabetic Adherence
King, Brenda Nash Clinical Psychologist, Lipp, Carlson, Lommen & Witucki; Grand Forks, ND Dissociation: An Examination of Memory Processes
Marcelli, Kelvin Welsh Florida Prison System, Starke, FL Correlates of Adolescents' Aggression
Openlander, Kurt Pollio deceased Experiential Aspects of Neglect: A Phenomenological Inquiry
Padawer, Randy Handler Entrepreneur, Salt Lake City Computer-Modified Rorschach Inkblots: A New Method For Studying Projectives
Stone, Rhoda Wahler Counseling Center, Pellissippi State, Knoxville Student Utilization of a College Counseling Center: A Comparison of African Americans and Whites
Strassle, Carla Handler Assistant Professor, York College of Pennsylvania; York, PA Role Induction, Perseverance in Therapy and Psychotherapy Outcome
Wilson, Shannon Nash Private Practice, Knoxville, TN Response Expectancy and Experimental Bias As Factors Affecting Hypnotic Responsiveness
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Galliher, Renee Welsh Associate Professor; Utah State University Predicting Relationship Quality and Longevity From Patterns of Interaction in Adolescent Romantic Relationships
Meginnis-Payne, Kayce Travis Associate Professor, Peace College; Raleigh, NC Feminish Identification & Feminist Therapy Behavior: What Do Feminist Therapists Do With Their Clients?
Navey, Byron Lounsbury Private Practice; Florence, SC APTI Field Study: Applying a Theory-Based Psychometric Instrument to the Assessment of Antisocial Personality
Rosenbaum, Marion Pollio Private Practice; Port Washington, NY Jewish Woman in the South: A Phenomenological Investigation
Sadoff, Jennifer Johnson Owner, Lake Norman Psychological Services, PLLC; Davidson, NC The Suggestibility of Memory: Individual Differences, Enviornmental Factors, and Psycho-legal Implications
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Allen, Adair Wahler Staff Position, Cherokee CMHC; Knoxville, TN Impact of Capitation on Clinical Judgment in Suicide Risk Assessment
Austin (Brooks), Gina Hopson Staff Psychologist, UT Student Counseling Center; Knoxville, TN Enigmatic Esemble: Narrative Accounts of Gender Identity and Gender Expression From a Transgendered Perspective
Castellani, Jodie Burstein Private Practice; Concord, NC The Treatment of Religious Issues in Psychotherapy: An Investigation into the Experience of Psychotherapy Patients
Castlebury, Frank Wahler Private Practice, Raleigh, NC Caregiver Personal Narrative as Guidance in Children's Socialization
Church, Susan Pollio Private Practice, VA The Life World of Centenarians
Kawaguchi, Myra Welsh Staff Position (Oberlin Counseling Ctr, TX) Integrating Sexual Behavior and Intimacy in Late Adolescence: An Investigation of Sullivan's Interpersonal Theory
Massey, Roxie Nugent & Welsh Residential Counselor, Youth Villages; Memphis, TN The Assessment of Sexual Intimacy: A Validity Study
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Gable, Dawn "Shay" Handler Private Practice/Clinical Director of Acacia Center, Inc.; Evansville, IN The Relationships Among Dependency, Mastery, Locus of Control, Perceived Control and Severity of PTSD Symptomatology
Moses, Jay Hopson Psychologist, Pennsylvania Hospital The Experience of Faith
Ravicz, Li Pollio Private Practice, Seattle, WA The Experience of Longing
Reitz, Ronda Pollio Private Practice, Knoxville The Re-Production of Violence in the Lives of Domestically Violent Men: A Phenomenological Study
Smith (Griffith), Greta Wahler Private Practice, Maryville, TN An Examination of the Construct Maternal Myth and its Relationship to Mothering Behavior
Whalen, Jonathan Nash Staff Position (Hayes Medical Ctr, Kansas) EMDR and Hypnosis: Theoretical and Clinical Investigation
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Adlin, Rich Lawler Private Practice, Knoxville, TN Attachment Style Differences in Negative Affect and Cardiovascular Arousal
Ahern, Chuck Burstein Psychologist, University of California - San Francisco; San Francisco, CA Reading Acquisition in an Amnesic Boy: With Implications for Memory Theory and Reading Theory (Brain Injury, Phonemic Decoding, Semantic Memory, Episodic Memory)
Goodkind, Dan Wahler Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Utah; Vernal, UT Negativism and Academic Underachievement During Adolescence (Inner City)
Heron, Reva Pollio Private Practice, Los Alamos, NM Intuition and Deliberation: A Study of Women's Sexual Choices
LeValley, Michelle Hopson   A Thematic Analysis of Opening Statements and Closing Arguments in a Well-Publicized Criminal Trail
Strickler, Susan Wahler Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Chronic Physical and Emotional Distress: Fighting A Battle or Finding a Balance? (Chronic Pain, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy)
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Ballew, Reva Hopson Manager, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, Health & Medical Division; Cherokee, NC The Experience of Native American Women Obtaining Doctoral Degrees in Psychology at Traditional American Universities
Barber, Gary Hopson   The Experience of Being Psychologically Evaluated: A Phenomenological Inquiry (Therapeutic Assessment)
Cooke-Armstrong, Jennifer Wahler Wilmington, NC Mental Models, Mothering, and Child Maladjustment: An Application of Attachment and Object Relations Theory
Eskra, David Pollio   The Absent Therapist's Presence: A Thematic Analysis of Patients' Experiences of Their Therapist in Imagination
Hilsenroth, Mark Handler Assistant Professor, Adelphi University; Garden City, NY A Multidimensional Assessment of Narcissistic Personality Disorder
Nowell, Beth Pollio Psychological Examiner, Cherokee Health Systems; Columbia, SC The Experience of Interpersonal Connection (Social Cognition, Relationships)
Skinner, Laura Pollio Private Practice, Cornelius, NC Healing Through Meeting: A Phenomenological Description of the Experience of Being Together in Psychotherapy
Taggart, Lee Ann Lawler Private Practice; Greenville, NC Relationships Among Affiliation with Companion Animals, Attachment Style, Depression, Loneliness, Satisfaction with Life, and Self-Esteem: Implications for Human Candidate Selection for Adjunctive Use of Companion Animals (Pets)
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Ascencao, Erlete Handler TPFW TN Prison for Women; Nashville, TN Rheumatoid Arthritis and Object Relations (Alexithymia)
Clayton, Traci Pollio   A Phenomenological Investigation of the Experience of Being Labeled (Identity Development)
Coursol, Wayne Burstein   Gender Differences on the Rorschach Test (Masculine Bias)
Crockett-Baldwin, Amy McIntyre   The Relationship Among Parenting Sytles, Home Environments, and Children's Curiosity
Deal, Bill Nash   Expert-Novice Differences in Clinical Decision-Making
Fowler, Chris Handler Post-doc Fellow, Austen Riggs Center; Stockbridge, MA Construct Validation of Three Early Memory Probes: Assessing Dependency, Transitional Relatedness, and Ego-Relatedness with the Early Memories Test
Garrison, Gayle Handler   A Phenomenological Study of the Experience and Expression of Anger Among Women with Cardiovascular Disease and Breast Cancer
Hibbard, Stephen Johnson Associate Professor, University of Windsor; Ontario The Experience of Longing
Lim, Kokkwang Wahler Lectrurer, National Institute of Education; Singapore The Relationship Between Emotional Creativity and Interpersonal Style
Peacher, Rosemary Handler Clinical Psychologist, Tennessee Christian Counseling Center; Madison, TN The Experience of Place
Pennewell, Nina Pollio Clinical Psychologist, Pennisula Village; Greenback, TN Human Resiliency: The Experience and the Phenomenon
Stewart, Andrew Nash Private Practice; Santa Monica, CA and Allied Health Staff; Long Beach Memorial Medical Center Perceived Family Functioning, Interpersonal Orientation, and Rorschach Measures of Aggression and Mutuality of Autonomy
Taylor, Barbara Pollio   Psychotherapists' Experiences of Empathy: A Phenomenological Inquiry
Tillman, Jane Nash Psychologist and Treatment Team Leader, Austen Riggs Center; Stockbridge, MA and Private Practice, Stockbridge, MA The Relationship Between Alexithymia, Stress, and Coping in Cancer Patients
Woodruff, Meg Wahler Clinical Fellow, Austen Riggs Center; Stockbridge, MA How a Self is Told: A Methodology for Analyzing Formal Features of Narrative Discourse
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Beier, Barbara Pollio Staff Psychologist, Broughton Hospital; Morganton, NC A Phenomenological Study of the Experience of Having Family Stories Told About Oneself
Brinn-Field, Susan Jones Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Relationship Patterns Among Men and Women from Stepfather Families
Carbone, Eric Cohen   Cognitive Style Differences Between Histrionic and Obsessive Personality Types
Chambliss, Lana Handler Post-doc Intern, Dillard University; New Orleans, LA The Relationships Between Learning Efficiency, Memory Complaints, and Objective Test Results in Different Age Groups
Creveling, Doug Burstein Child & Adult Clinical Associates; Knoxville, TN Psychosexual Character Structure: Convergence Between Experimentally and Clinically Informed Assessment Techniques
Flynn, Susan McIntyre Clinical Psychologist, University Practice Associates; Albuquerque, NM Psychological Adjustment and Family Experiences of Children in Foster Care Placed with or Apart from Siblings
Hague, Nancy Jones Staff Psychologist, Cherokee Health Systems; Cartersville, GA Understanding Idealization: Beyond Cognitive Appraisals (Interpersonal Relationships, Attachment Styles)
Hunter, Greta Burstein   Some Aspects of Affect Measurement on Rorschach's Test and the Multidimensional Personality Questionnaire
Jacobs, Nancy Pollio   Boundaries of the Self: A Phenomenological Inquiry into the Experience of Losing a Sense of Self (Psychopathology)
Keathley, Beth Wahler Licensed Psychologist, Eastdale Psychology Group; Iowa City, IA The Incapacity to be Alone in Conduct Disordered Boys
Keinath, Kim Handler Clinical Psychologist, Cherokee Health Systems; Morristown, TN Object Relations and Alexithymia in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis
Murray, Mary Lou Burstein   Some Object Relations Aspects of the Rorschach and their Relation to Positive and Negative Emotionality as Measured by the Multidimensional Personality Questionnaire
Rutenberg, Amy Loucks Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Franklin County OP Office; Lexington, KY A Comparison of Health Beliefs and Physical Preoccupation in Healthy Children and Children with Chronic Illness
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Cartor-Barnes, Pam Wahler Assistant Professor, Bellarmine University; Louisville, KY An Investigation of the Relationship Between Maternal Reporting Style and Parenting Behavior
Grant, Carolyn Nash Private Practice, Chattanooga, TN The Computer-Assisted Hypnosis Scale: Reliability and Validity Investigations of a Computer-Administered Measure of Hypnotic Ability
Richards, William Handler   The Relationship Between Perceived Paternal Nurturance and Interpersonal Style
Roberts, Tami McIntyre   Experience of and Response to Frustration Among Foster and Home-Reared Adolescents
Schaid, Jean Burstein Cherokee Health Systems; Newport, TN Affective Components in Rorschach's Test, the Multidimensional Personality Questionnaire and Early Memories
Strand, Paul Wahler Associate Professor, Washington State University; Richland, WA Predicting Maladaptive Parenting: The Role of Maternal Object Relations
Thomas, Julie Wahler Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Youngstown State University; Youngstown, OH A Multifaceted Approach to the Study of Marital Intimacy: Behavioral and Phenomenological Analyses
Wang, Mei Burstein Clinical Psychologist, Drake Center, Inc.; Mason, OH Comparison of Some Aspects of Rorschach Performance Between Chinese and American Normals
Warren, Ralph Pollio   Psychodynamic Psychotherapists' Experience of Managed Care: Reconsidering Professional Autonomy and Ethics
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Atwater, Carol Loucks Private Practice; Clifton Park, NY The Relationship Between Rorschach Measures of Social Appropriateness and Object Relations
Barnes, Mark Cohen Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Drug Experience Preferences Among Chemically Dependent Adolescents: Interpersonal Correlates, Family Dynamics, and Narcissistic Development
Bartley, Karen Wahler Child and Adult Clinical Associates; Knoxville, TN The Effect of Therapist Synchrony and Affect on Child Behavior Change in Therapy
Fernandez, Luis Pollio Adjunct Instructor; Florida International University The World of the Lupus Patient Phenomenological and Psychological Perspectives in Lupus Erythematosus
Fleischmann, Joan Wahler Assistant Professor, University of Miami School of Medicine; Loxahatchee, FL Ecological Validity Issues in the Assessment of Conduct Disorder Children and Their Mothers: A Comparison of Home and Clinic Observations
Gordon, Daniel Pollio Staff Psychologist, Rutgers University; Camden, NJ "The Road Not Taken": A Phenomenological Investigation of the Experience of Regret
Horner, Mark Cohen Psychologist, Carolinas Health Care System; Charlottesville, VA Maternal Assimilation and the Capacity to be Alone
Kaley, Lisa Wahler Administrative and Services Director, The Children's Hospital; Denver, CO Projective Identification: The Tie That Binds
Kot, Jo Handler Amelia Anne Alderman, MD; Milledgeville, GA A Psychological Assessment of Homeless Men
LeMay, Carol Jones Psychologist, Cherokee Health Systems; Jefferson City, TN Gender Differences in Religious Orientation
Munson, Jeff Loucks   A Cross-Cultural Study of Selected Rorschach Indices of Chinese and American Normal and Schizophrenic Subjects
Sexton, Mark Nash Clinical Psychologist, San Francisco General Hospital; San Francisco, CA The Long-Term Effects Associated with a History of Childhood Sexual Abuse: A Rorschach Investigation
Shaing, Julie Burstein   A Preliminary Rorschach Investigation of Psychological Conflict and Interpersonal Experience in Felons Committing Crimes Against People and Property
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Burt, W. Allen Coleman Private Practice; Lenoir City, TN The Disavowed Self: Perception of Dirtiness in Stigmatized Persons
Harrist, Steve Handler Assistant Professor, Oklahoma State University; Stillwater, OK A Phenomenological Investigation of the Experience of Ambivalence
House, John Loucks Private Practice; Knoxville, TN A Comparison of Rorschach's 'Erlebnistypus' and Jung's 'Einstellungstypus'
Hulsey, Tim Nash   Typologies of Family Functioning Associated with the Occurrence of Childhood Sexual Abuse
Madaffari, Teresa Cohen Psychologist, New Hampshire Hospital; Concord, NH Shame Themes in Projective Data as a Function of Gender
Marterer, Patricia Burstein   Narrative Expressions of Identity and Intimacy Concerns in College Students
Pierce, Connie Wahler Deceased Relationship Patterns of Mothers of Conduct Disordered Children
Repka, Renee Nash Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Hypnotic Responsibility of the Deaf: The Development of The University of Tennessee Hypnotic Susceptibility Scale for the Deaf
Tucker, Theresa Lawler Private Practice; Klamath Falls, OR Psychophysiological Correlates in Children with Conduct Disorders
White, Kathryn Burstein Clinical Supervisor, UT Department of Psychology; Knoxville, TN Aspects of Human Content on the Rorschachs of High Achieving College Students
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Brady, Michael Nash   Hypnosis and the ICL: Personality Correlates of Hypnotizability and Subject/Hypnotist Relationship Variables
Bryant, Mavis Burstein Private Practice; Sherman, TX D. J. Van Lennep, The Four Picture Test, and Female-Male Differences
Gertz, Betsy Loucks Director of Training-Psychology, Oak Forest Hospital; Chicago, IL Developmental and Sex Differences: Cognitive Complexity on the Rorschach
Kimbell, Charles Burstein   An Investigation Comparing the Rorschach "Experience Balance" with New Indices Based on the Burstein and Loucks Categories of Imaginal Aspects and Justifications
Sansbury, Lonnie "Pete" Wahler Private Practice; Asheville, NC The Perceptions of Dysfunctional Mothers
Trasente, Arnold Handler Consulting Psychologist, State of Connecticut The Therapist's Experience of the Patient's Regression in Therapy
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Berntson, Deborah McIntyre   Maternal Object Representation and Mother-Infant Interaction
Bond, Debra Wahler   The Alienation of Aggressive Children: A Correlational Analysis Among Child and Maternal Measures of Depression and Behavior
Bragdon, Elizabeth Burstein   Autonomy and Masochism in Women
Bryant, Sharon Wahler Private Practice; Kingston, TN Children's Attributional Style and Maternal Aversiveness: Correlates with Children's Depression in an Unpredictable Environment
Castino, Robert Burstein   Predicting Patient Perceptions of Psychotherapy Session Impact
Gunn, Beth Wahler   Behavioral Management of Chemotherapy-related Nausea and Vomiting
Hebb, Chris Cohen Deceased Self-Disclosure in Satisfactorily Married and Remarried Couples
Hines, Barbara Newton   The Relationship Between Nurturance, Parenting Attitudes and Behaviors, and Marital Adjustment in Black Fathers
Ingram, Joyce Pollio   Metaphor in Psychotherapy Reconsidered: A Hermeneutic Approach
Josvanger, Karen Burstein Private Practice, Knoxville, TN The Relationship of Depression to Guilt and Shame in High-Aspiring Women
Justice, Susan Loucks Clinical Psychologist, Child and Adult Clinical Associates; Knoxville, TN Needs for Succorance and Nurturance in Pregnant Teenagers
Khanna, Mukti Newton   A Phenomenological Investigation of Creativity in Person-Centered Expressive Therapy
Pope, Joselyn Wahler Chattanooga, TN Sex-Role Attitude-Behavior Congruence and Stressful Life Events as Predictors of Dyadic Adjustment in Black Marriages
Saxton, Laura Burstein   Achievement, Affiliation, and Gender
Scribner, Christopher Handler Professor, Lindenwood University, St. Charles, MO Interpreting the Interpreter: Case Studies of Ten Intuitive D-A-P Interpreters
Winecoff, David Burstein Private Practice, Knoxville, TN Selected Aspects of Interpersonal Functioning in High Achieving Arts and Sciences Students (Humanities Students)
Young, Peter Burstein Private Practice; Knoxville, TN An Investigation of the Psychological Significance of Human Movement and Color Responses in the Rorschach Inkblot Test
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Azevedo, Don Wahler Private Practice Cary, NC The State-Trait Distinction and Insular Mothers: A New Look at Maternal Responding
Barrell, James Pollio Psychologist, Lakeshore Mental Health Institute, Knoxville, TN A Phenomenological Investigation of Feeling Alone
Cole, Connie (Sanders) Handler Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Personality Characteristics of Adult Children of Alcoholics: An Empirical Investigation
DeMao, Ronald Cohen Private Practice, Tampa, FL The Homeostatis Functions of Drinking in Alcoholic Couples
Egerton (Wert), Laura Fine   The Experience of the Therapist When a Patient Commits Suicide
Finley, Judy Handler Private Practice, Cheshire, CT The Mental Representations of First-Time Mothers-to-be Regarding Their Future Child
Goodrich, Laurel Pollio Private Practice, Oak Ridge, TN Deafness as Difference: A Phenomenological Investigation of the Experience of Being Deaf
Hawthorne, Michael Pollio Private Practice, Knoxville, TN The Human Experience of Reparation: A Phenomenological Investigation
Rubin, Betsy Wahler Private Practice, Denver, CO Comprehensive Weight Loss Employing Social Support and Aerobic Exercise
Sproule, John Pollio The Northshore Group; Knoxville, TN Intuition and Insight: The Therapist's Experience of Psychotherapy
Williams, Joanna Loucks Meridian Health Services; Knoxville, TN An Examination of the Relationship Between Self-Management Competencies and Illness Outcome in Asthmatic Children
Zitlin, Mark Burstein Knoxville, TN Selected Rorschach Indices of Thought Pathology in Paranoid Schizophrenics
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Cartor, Joyce Burstein Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Loevinger's Ego Development Scale in Well-Functioning College Students
Dennis, Deborah McIntyre Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Foster Care Experience in Relation to Locus-of-Control, Learned Helplessness, and Effectance Motivation
Erdmann, Bruce Pollio Chief Reg. Psychologist, Department of Corrections; Madison, WI Living with Chronic Pain
Keesler, Tom Wahler   Some Covariates of Coercive Chains in the Families of Male Conduct-Disordered Children
Koelln, James Pollio   A Phenomenological Investigation of Humor in Psychotherapy
Lehman, Linda Fine   Health Beliefs, Locus-of-Control, and Social Support as Predictors of Dietary adherence in Adults with Diabetes
Meguiar, Thomas Fine Behavioral Medicine Center; Cleveland, TN Humor and Families: A Hermeneutic Phenomenological Investigation
Parks, Kate Fine Private Practice; Oak Ridge, TN A Phenomenological Investigation of the Experience of Emotional Pain
Ross, Lawrence Cohen Private Practice, Norfolk, VA The Experience of Death and Dying: A Phenomenological Study
Seidner, Bruce Fine Private Practice; Knoxville, TN A Phenomenological Anaylsis of the Experience of "Falling Apart"
Whittemore, Paul Wahler Private Practice; Newport Beach, CA Phenylthiocarbamide (PTC) Tasting and Depression: A Possible Genetic Link
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Bertenthal, Michael Burstein Private Practice; Binghamton, NY The Unidimensional Versus Multidimensional Approach to Personality Development and Psychopathology
Brown, Larry Handler Associate Clinical Director, Peninsula Village; Knoxville, TN The Concept of the Object Scal and the Assessment of Object Representation
Collins, Catherine Handler Cordova Psychological Associates; Cordova, TN Process Changes in a First Pregnancy: The Roles of Quickening and Marital Satisfaction
Daniel, Robert Fine Clinical Psychologist, Tidewater Psychotherapy Services; Virginia Beach, VA D. H. Lawrence and Narcissistic Issues: A Psycholiterary Study
Freeman, Elsbeth Wahler Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Family Assessment: Measurement Issues and the Prediction of Involvement in an Adolescent Day Treatment Program
Gardin, John Verplanck   A Study of the Determinants of Alcoholism Treatment Referral
Glass, Scott McIntyre Private Practice; Knoxville, TN A Study of Three Measures of Ego Development in Foster Adolescents
Graves, Marilyn Fine Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Metaphor and Psychoanalytic Theory in Relation to Selected Works of D. H. Lawrence
Jones, Charles Burstein Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Congruence of Manifest Content Among Three Projective Fantasy Productions
Koretz, James Handler Private Practice; Eugene, OR Passivity and Destructiveness: The Re-integration of Aggression into Object Relationsh Theory
Lang, Randall Cohen Psychologist, Lang & Lang; Montrose, CO A Theoretical and Phenomenological Investigation of the Experience of Loving
Plott, Thomas Handler Private Practice; Charlotte, NC An Investigation of the Hypnotic Treatment of Music Performance Anxiety
Rauh, Isabella Fine Psychologist, Family Partners in Psychological Health; Liverpool, NY Selected Measures of Interpersonal Relatedness in a Sample of College Scholars
Shell, John Pollio   A Hermeneutic Analysis of Metaphor in a Successful Case of Psychotherapy
Shybunko, Daniel Handler Private Practice; Lexington, VA Effects of Post-Divorce Relationships on Child Adjustment
Vant Zelfde, Gail Morgan Psychologist, Norristown State Hospital; Norristown, PA Stereotypes of Malingering: A Descriptive Study
Williams, Julie Newton   Psychological Factors Associated with Minority and Majority Student Status in University Settings
Young, Janice Fine   A Phenomenological Study of the Earliest Memory
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Brown, Nancy Burstein Private Practice; Knoxville, TN A Study of Psychotherapy and Divorced Women's Object Choice
Cummings, Nina Fine Private Practice; Bala Cynwyd, PA Hemisphere Preference and its Relationship to Different Therapist Variables
Del Monaco, Margaret Burstein   An Evaluation of the Benefits of a Companion Animal to Chronic Psychiatric Inpatients
Donald, Liz Lorion Staff Psychologist, Overlook Center; Knoxville, TN The Effect of Group Assertiveness Training on the Assertiveness and Self-Concept Levels of Army Female Enlistees
Feinberg, Susie Handler Psychological Services and Testing EVSC; Evansville, IN Object Relations and the Capacity to be Alone
Hawkes, Nan Loucks Director of Clinical Neuropsychology; Germantown, TN Visual Spatial Characteristics of Eleven to Thirteen Year Old Learning Disabled Children
Loveland, Jon Cohen   A Critique, Revision, and Normative Study of the Leary Interpersonal System of Personality Diagnosis
MacGillivray, William Pollio Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Embodiment and Ambiguity: A Phenomenological Investigation of the Experience of the Lived-Body
Myers, Elizabeth Fine   Special Possessions: Their Characteristics, Meaning and Developmental Function Throughout Life
Obinali, Menaja Calhoun   Factors Which Characterized Alcoholics Who Successfully Completed a Residential Treatment Program
Ridgeway, Patricia Fine Mount Airy, NC Engagement and Synchrony: The Experience of Boredom in Adolescence
Russo, Arthur Handler Clinical Psychologist, St. Albans VAECC; Kew Gardens, NY Early Physical Stress and Birth Complications, Psychosocial Variables and Presenting Symptoms of Out-Patient Children in Light of MBD/ADD/HA Controversy
Shallcross, Robin Burstein Private Practice; Portland, OR The Long Term Effects of Incest onf Adult Female Personality Development
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Blum, Steve Wahler   The Prediction of Recorded Delinquency Using Obvious, Subtle, and Neutral MMPI Psychopathic Deviate (PD) Items
Buddenhagen, Karl Handler Private Practice; Sacramento, CA The Worlds of Cancer Patients
Burnette, Rexford Wahler Jonesborough, TN Development and Cross-Validation of a Special Scale of the MMPI-168 to Predict Psychiatric Recommendations of Incompetency to Stand Trial
Ehrenberg, Morris Lounsbury Psychology Program Director, Children's Hospital of Pennsylvania, Pediatric and Adolescent Specialty Care; Mays Landing, NJ An Analysis of the Boundaries Between Community Psychology and Community Mental Health as Reflected in Journal Content
Flaherty, Sharon Fine   The Spatial Metaphor, Action Language and Psychoanalytic Object Relations Theory: An Alternate View
Gordon, Jerome Wahler Private Practice; Salem, OR Effects of Multiple Coercion on Parental Recognition of Child Problem Behavior
Hines, Larry Handler   The Relationship Between Hypnotic Susceptibility and Ego Functions
Lemieux, Dianne Wahler Private Practice; Knoxville, TN The Effects of Foster Placement on the Biological Children of Foster Parents: An Exploratory Investigation
Moran, Dennis Newton   Comparative Effects of Participation in a Physical Fitness Training Program Versus a Physical Education Class on Mood and Self-Image in Adolescents
Overton, Max Cohen Psychologist, Professional Psychological Services; Sevierville, TN An Examination of Naive and Role Informed Faking on Rorschach Performance
Patalano, Joseph Newton   An Examination of the Effectiveness of a Progressive Relaxation Imagery Technique for Reduction of Tension-Anxiety and Physical Side Effects Distress in Patients Undergoing Cancer Chemotherapy
Parks, Madelon Cohen   Long-Term Effects of Rape on the Victim
Sherwood, Vance Cohen Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Identification, Object Constancy, and Identity in Post-Freudian Man
Siegert, Mark Handler Private Practice; Millburn, NJ The Phenomenological Experience of Metaphor in Psychotherapy
Williams, Joshua Fine Private Practice; Knoxville, TN A Family with Schizophrenic Offspring: A Study of Social Interaction
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Abercrombie, Maria Lawler   Sex-Role Orientation, Achievement Behavior, and Type A Behavior in Employed and Unemployed Women
Albiston, Robert Handler Clinical Psychologist, Professional Psychotherapy Associates; Kingston, TN The Advent of Object Representation: A Piagetian Critique of the British School Theorists: Klein, Fairbairn, Winnicott and Guntrip
Corkum, Judith Fine Private Practice; Topeka, KS A Study of the Effects of Short-Term Group Therapy with an Adult Inpatient Psychiatric Population
Deleanu, Michael Pollio   The Role of Aggression and Conflict About Aggression on Humor Appreciation
Erickson, Elaine Fine Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Transition to Motherhood: Effects of Preparation and Isolation Upon a Measure of Mastery in Primiparae
Fitzpatrick, Richard Newton   Emotional Distress, Locus of Control and Information Preferences Among Cancer Patients
Lampron, Louise Handler   Development of Interpersonal Cognitive Problem-Solving Skills: A Comparison of Aggressive Versus Normal Children and Their Primary Caretakers
Martin, Jacquelynn Pollio   Humor in Therapy: An Observational Study
Mindes, David Handler   The Phenomenon of Splitting in Normal Populations
Mitchell, Mary Wahler Director & Associate Professor, Illinois Institute of Technology; Chicago, IL The Relationship Between Social Network Variables, a Therapy Preparation Technique, and Therapy Attendance
O'Brien, David Newton Private Practice; Dallas, TX Theoretical Orientation, Experience, and the Observation of Patient Behavior in a Supervisory Setting
Thompson, Laurie Wahler   Families of Oppositional Children: A Study of Social Insularity Among Rural Populations
Watrous, Pete Handler   Life Events and Resistance to Disease: An Uncontrolled Clinical Study
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Dapkus, Marilyn Cohen   A Phenomenological Analysis of the Experience of Time
Dunlap, Douglas Handler   A Study of Interpersonal Styles of Narcissistic Men and Women
Fields, Celestine Fine   Black Patients' Expectations of Psychotherapy
Friedman, Diane Fine Private Practice; Tenafly, NJ Personality Correlates of the Whitehorn-Betz A-B Scale in Psychotherapists
Hawley, John Verplanck Adjunct Professor, George Mason University; Fairfax, VA A Descriptive Study of Adolescent Home-Reared Down's Syndrome Children and Their Families in East Tennessee
Hayes, Larry McIntyre   Maintaining Concentration Under Conditions of Failure Stress: One Predictor of Success in Varsity University Football Players
Murphey, Joann Handler Private Practice; San Antonio, TX The Effects of First-Born Siblings on the Gender Identification of Second-Born Siblings
Penegar, Sarah Calhoun/McIntyre Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Conflict Management Strategies in Two-Child Families
Soule, Robert Wahler Knoxville, TN Maternal Social Networks and Cognitive Development of Preschool Children: An Hypothesis and Exploratory Study of Rural Appalachian Families
Soza, Anthony Wahler   A Cross- and Intra-Cultural Perspective of the Attitudes of the Mexican-American
Walton, Carol Fine Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Expectant Fatherhood: An Investigation of the Couvade Syndrome and an Exploration of Anticipating Childbirth for Fathers
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Beevers, Lorrie Cohen Psychologist, Oak Ridge Psychotherapy Practice; Oak Ridge, TN A Comparative Investigation of Varying Success at Maintaining Weight Loss
Brown, Larry Morgan   Faulty Reasoning Processes Within Verbalizations of Non-Psychotica Psychotherapy Patients
Chavoor, Shelley Cohen   Sexual Identity, Object Choice, and Life Styles among Women
Durland, John Cohen Private Practice; Rochester, NY Psychological Differentation and Future Time Perspective
Jones, Ted Lounsbury Private Practice; Knoxville, TN A Conceptual and Empirical Comparison of the Fields of Community Psychology and Social Work
Mittan, Robert Handler   Sigma Theory: A Psychologically Oriented Theory of Human Development
Spencer, John Morgan Private Practice; Memphis, TN Anticipated Retirement: Generalized Locus of Control, Interest in the Future, and Morale
Stewart, David Cohen Knoxville, TN Topology of the Imaginary: The Origin and Structure of the Lacanian Unconscious
Tonkin, Marc Fine   The Integration of Work and Play in Healthy Adulthood
Alumni Professor Current Position Dissertation Title
Anker, Antoinette Calhoun Private Practice; Denver, CO An Investigation of Person/Environment Congruents in a Psychiatric Treatment Milieu
Davis, Nancy Fine Private Practice; Knoxville, TN Models of Motherhood: The Early Mother-Infant Relationship
Jacobs, Ellen Newton   Sex Roles and Interpersonal Behavior in Marriage
Josephs, Lawrence Handler Professor, Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies, Adelphi University; New York, NY and Private Practice, New York, NY Bereavement During Adolescence: A Study of Adult Women Whose Fathers or Mothers Died During Their Adolescence
Laurence, Lance Handler Private Practice; Knoxville, TN and Clinic Director; UT Psychological Clinic A Phenomenological Investigation of Professed Marital Satisfaction: Interviews with Happily Married People.
Parker, Susan Verplanck   Parents with Mentally Retarded Down's Syndrome Children: Their Experiences with the Child and the Impact of a Short-Term Educationally Oriented Group on Their Adjustment
Pogany, Eugene Handler   A Study of the Relationship Between Narcissism, Magical Thinking, and Body Boundaries

 

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