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Tentative Program - minor administrative changes might be made. Authors should correct any name or institution typos/corrections by editing their online profile after logging in. Any corrections to title or abstract should be sent to Dr. Jeanne Burdsal at Jeanne.burdsal@wichita.edu prior to February 25, 2014.

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SWPA: Undergraduate Research Competition
Thursday, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Chaired by Adena Young-Jones (Missouri State University)
Live Oak

SWPA Poster Session: SAMR, Computer, HF, I/O, Measurement, Experimental, History, Sports, Animal
Thursday, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Chaired by
Regency Center

Psi Chi: Paper Session 1
Thursday, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Chaired by Evan Zucker (Loyola University)
Frio

SWPA Talk Session: Health, Neuropsychology
Thursday, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by David Carlston (Midwestern State University)
Mesquite

SWPA: Louisiana State Representative Symposium
Thursday, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by Dena Matzenbacher (McNeese State University)
Pecan

Psi Chi: Psychology in Guatemala
Thursday, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Chaired by Evan Zucker (Loyola University)
Frio

Maria del Pilar Grazioso from Universidad del Valle in Guatemala City will present the talk.


SWPA: Graduate Research Competition
Thursday, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Chaired by Adena Young-Jones (Missouri State University)
Live Oak

SAMR Workshop: Introduction to ANOVA in R
Thursday, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Chaired by Daniel Faso (University of Texas - Dallas)
Pecos

Workshop materials will be available here:

https://code.google.com/p/exposition-family/source/browse/Workshops/SWPA_2014



SWToP Poster Session
Thursday, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Chaired by
Regency Center

Psi Chi: Paper Session 2
Thursday, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Chaired by Evan Zucker (Loyola University)
Frio

THIS SESSION HAS BEEN MOVED TO 3:30 PM - 4:30PM ON THURSDAY - APRIL 3rd.
Same meeting space.



SWPA Talk Session: Personality, Community
Thursday, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Kraig Schell (Angelo State University)
Pecan

SWPA Talk Session: Social 1
Thursday, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Cody Cox (Texas A & M University - San Antonio)
Mesquite

SAMR Workshop: Bootstrap and Permutation Tests for Principal Components Analysis
Thursday, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Derek Beaton (University of Texas - Dallas)
Pecos

Workshop materials will be available at:

https://code.google.com/p/exposition-family/source/browse/Workshops/SWPA_2014



SWToP Workshop: Using R for Teaching Statistical Methods
Thursday, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Thomas Faulkenberry (Tarleton State University)
Blanco-Llano

SWPA Workshop: Wondering What SWPA Can Do for You?
Thursday, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Jennifer Bonds-Raacke (Fort Hays State University)
Live Oak

SCPA: Welcome Meeting
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Chaired by Perry Fuchs (University of Texas - Arlington) ; and Heather Hill (St. Mary's University)
Pecan

Psi Chi: Strategies for Graduate Applications
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Chaired by Shawn Charlton (University of Central Arkansas)
Frio

SWToP Talk Session
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Chaired by Scott Hutchens (Stephen F. Austin State University)
Blanco-Llano

SAMR Invited Speaker: Trelitha Bryant
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Chaired by Linda Hynan (University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas)
Regency Ballroom 4

SWPA Poster Session: Personality, Clinical, Death Studies, Depression
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Chaired by
Regency Center

SWPA Panel Discussion: Student Driven Suggestions for Helping Military Veterans Thrive in College
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Chaired by Mary McNaughton-Cassill (University of Texas - San Antonio)
Live Oak

SWPA Talk Session: Cognitive/Memory 1
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Chaired by Ken Sobel (University of Central Arkansas)
Mesquite

SWPA Symposium: Trauma-Related Sleep Problems
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Chaired by James Scholl (University of Tulsa)
Pecos

Psi Chi: Graduate School Questions and Answers
Thursday, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Chaired by Evan Zucker (Loyola University)
Frio

SWToP Invited Speaker: Robert Bjork
Thursday, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chaired by Amy Dicke-Bohmann (Texas A & M University - San Antonio)
Regency Ballroom 4

SCPA: Field Trip to Sea World
Thursday, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chaired by Heather Hill (St. Mary's University)
Arranged

Advanced reservations are required.


Psi Chi: Connecting Chapters
Thursday, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Chaired by Shawn Charlton (University of Central Arkansas)
Frio

SWPA Invited Speaker: Russell Hurlburt
Thursday, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chaired by Aneeq Ahmad (Henderson State University)
Regency Ballroom 4

SAMR Symposium: Data Management Issues
Thursday, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chaired by James Grice (Oklahoma State University)
Pecos

SWPA Poster Session: Social 1, Community, Religion
Thursday, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Chaired by
Regency Center

SAMR Business Meeting
Thursday, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Chaired by Charles Burdsal (Wichita State University)
Pecos

SWToP Symposium: Course Grades and Student Perceptions of Learning
Thursday, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chaired by Darshon Anderson (University of Central Arkansas)
Blanco-Llano

APA/SWPA: Academic Careers Panel Discussion
Thursday, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chaired by Lauren Scharff (US Air Force Academy)
Live Oak

Panelists:
Scott Bailey: Texas Lutheran University
Drew Curtis: Angelo State University
Kelly Henry: Missouri Western University
Adena Young-Jones: Missouri State University



SWPA Symposium: Examining Suicide Related Factors Among Military, Cancer and Asian Populations
Thursday, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Chaired by Valerie McGaha (Oklahoma State University)
Pecan

SWPA Awards Showcase Posters
Thursday, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Chaired by
Regency Center

Psi Chi Poster Session
Thursday, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Chaired by Sarah Stegall (University of Texas - Pan American)
Regency Center

SWPA Social
Thursday, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Chaired by
Regency Center

SWToP Workshop: Promoting Undergraduate Professional Development
Friday, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Chaired by Sharon Roberts (Northeastern State University)
Blanco-Llano

SWPA Symposium: Current Directions in the Psychology of Religion
Friday, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Chaired by James Crosby (Sam Houston State University)
Mesquite

Psi Chi: Advisor Breakfast
Friday, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Chaired by Evan Zucker (Loyola University)
Arranged

SWPA Poster Session: Cognition/Memory, Neuropsychology, Heath, Sensation/Perception
Friday, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Chaired by
Regency Center

SWPA Talk Session: Social 2
Friday, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Chaired by Jonali Baruah (Tarleton State University)
Live Oak

SWPA Invited Speaker: Michelle Montague
Friday, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by Aneeq Ahmad (Henderson State University)
Regency Ballroom 4

SWToP Symposium: Securing Your First Job After Graduation
Friday, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by Victoria Mosack (Wichita State University)
Blanco-Llano

Psi Chi: Am I Doing It Right? Faculty Advisor Discussion
Friday, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by Martha Zlokovich (Executive Director, Psi Chi National Honor Society)
Frio

Whether you are a new Psi Chi chapter advisor or have served for years, Psi Chi wants to support you!
Executive Director Martha Zlokovich will hold an informal discussion to provide information about best practices in chapter management and making the most of the new website’s options.
She will also answer any advisor questions.



SWPA Talk Session: Experimental, Animal Learning, History, Sensation
Friday, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Chaired by W. Trey Hill (Fort Hays State University)
Pecos

SCPA Paper Session 1
Friday, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Chaired by Heather Hill (St. Mary's University)
Pecan

Psi Chi Invited Address: Rachel Herz
Friday, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Chaired by Evan Zucker (Loyola University)
Regency Ballroom 4

SWPA Symposium: Psychologists as Administrators
Friday, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Chaired by Jennifer Bonds-Raacke (Fort Hays State University)
Mesquite

SWPA Talk Session: Developmental, Family, Sexual Behavior, Community
Friday, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Chaired by Rhonda Lewis (Wichita State University)
Live Oak

SWPA Invited Speaker (Saul Sells Lecturer): Galen Strawson
Friday, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Aneeq Ahmad (Henderson State University)
Regency Ballroom 4

SCPA Keynote Address: Michael Domjan
Friday, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Perry Fuchs (University of Texas - Arlington)
Pecan

Psi Chi: Discussion Hour with Rachel Herz
Friday, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Evan Zucker (Loyola University)
Frio

SWToP Symposium: Building Your Teaching Toolbox
Friday, 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Chaired by Shana Southard-Dobbs (University of North Texas)
Blanco-Llano

SCPA Invited Address: Steve Aibel
Friday, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Chaired by Perry Fuchs (University of Texas - Arlington)
Pecan

SWPA Workshop: A Class in Race Relations That Made a Difference
Friday, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Chaired by Peter Kranz (University of Texas - Pan American)
Pecos

SWPA: Missouri State Representative Symposium
Friday, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Chaired by Kelly Henry (Missouri Western State University)
Live Oak

SWPA Symposium: Psychological Mechanisms of Pain
Friday, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Chaired by Sharon Roberts (Northeastern State University)
Mesquite

Psi Chi Panel Discussion: Leadership, Leaders, and Leadership Studies
Friday, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Chaired by Evan Zucker (Loyola University)
Frio

Panel participants: Carlos Baladez, Rasnizi Cobb, Mark A. Villanueva and Sharon Hardie are representatives from the Leadership Studies program at Our Lady of the Lake University.


SWPA Poster Session: Addictive Behavior, Developmental, Family, Sexual Behavior, Stress, Cross-Cultu
Friday, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Chaired by
Regency Center

Psi Chi: APA Learning Goals
Friday, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Chaired by Jennifer O'Loughlin-Brooks (Collin County Community College)
Frio

SWPA Invited Speaker: Michael Tye
Friday, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chaired by Aneeq Ahmad (Henderson State University)
Regency Ballroom 4

SWToP Teaching Demonstrations 1
Friday, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chaired by Jay Brown (Texas Wesleyan University)
Blanco-Llano

Psi Chi and Psi Beta Chapter and Officer Exchange: The Situation Room
Friday, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Chaired by Sarah Stegall (University of Texas - Pan American) ; and Cristian Pena (Collin County Community College)
Frio

Collin College Psi Beta Participants: Janice Hitchcock, Sepehr Sabet, Nina Cook, Jasmine Beal and Mike Viacheslavov

UTPA Psi Chi Participants: Veronica Rios, Cynthia Delgado, Rosa Olivares, Leslie Garcia, and Cassandra Luna

Psi Chi and Psi Beta members and officers in attendance are invited to participate in the small group discussions."



SWToP Teaching Demonstrations 2
Friday, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chaired by Samuel Rock (Texas A & M University - San Antonio)
Blanco-Llano

SWPA Symposium: Influence of Peer Victimization
Friday, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chaired by Allyson Arana (University of Texas - Arlington)
Mesquite

SWPA Symposium: Dynamics of Verbal and Non-Verbal Behavior in Groups
Friday, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chaired by Molly Ireland (Texas Tech University)
Live Oak

SCPA Paper Session 2
Friday, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Chaired by Perry Fuchs (University of Texas - Arlington)
Pecan

SWPA Presidential Address 2014: Aneeq Ahmad
Friday, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chaired by Tracy Henley (Texas A & M University - Commerce)
Regency Ballroom 4

SWPA: Awards and Annual Members' Meeting
Friday, 5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Chaired by Aneeq Ahmad (Henderson State University)
Regency Ballroom 4

Psi Chi: Paper Session 3
Saturday, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Chaired by Grant Benham (University of Texas - Pan American)
Frio

SWToP Business Meeting
Saturday, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by Amy Dicke-Bohmann (Texas A & M University - San Antonio) ; and Angela Sikorski (Texas A & M University - Texarkana)
Blanco-Llano

SWPA Poster Session: Social 2, Crime/Delinquency, Gay/Lesbian Issues
Saturday, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by
Regency Center

SCPA: Symposium
Saturday, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by Heather Hill (St. Mary's University)
Pecan

SWPA Talk Session: Cognitive/Memory 2
Saturday, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by John Geiger (Cameron University)
Pecos

SWPA Talk Session: Social 3, Religion, Crime/Delinquency
Saturday, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by Don Lucas (Northwest Vista College)
Live Oak

SWPA Workshop: Effective Treatment of Anxiety Disorders in Youth
Saturday, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Chaired by Leah Wang (University of Texas - Austin)
Mesquite

SWPA Invited Speaker (Forensic Psychology Lecture): Elizabeth Loftus
Saturday, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Chaired by Aneeq Ahmad (Henderson State University)
Regency Ballroom 4

SWToP Symposium: Recommendations and Suggestions for Tenure and Promotion
Saturday, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Victoria Mosack (Wichita State University)
Blanco-Llano

SCPA Symposium: Comparative Psychology: Past, Present and Future
Saturday, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Perry Fuchs (University of Texas - Arlington)
Pecan

SWPA Workshop: Mindfulness and Its Use in Psychotherapy
Saturday, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chaired by Peter Rausch (Rogers State University)
Mesquite

SWPA Talk Session: Industrial/Organizational, Measurement
Saturday, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Chaired by Ryan Jessup (Abilene Christian University)
Pecos

SWPA Talk Session: Clinical, Depression
Saturday, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Chaired by Kevin Rowell (University of Central Arkansas)
Live Oak

Psi Chi: Discussion Hour with Elizabeth Loftus
Saturday, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Chaired by Evan Zucker (Loyola University)
Frio

SCPA: Business Meeting
Saturday, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Chaired by Perry Fuchs (University of Texas - Arlington)
Pecan

Psi Chi: Awards Ceremony
Saturday, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Chaired by Evan Zucker (Loyola University)
Frio



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