Lab Members

 

Current Graduate Students

P3-1Christopher C. Cranston, M.A., Clinical Doctoral Student (2009-Present),
Contact at: christopher-cranston@utulsa.edu
Research Interests: PTSD and Substance Use Disorders, their relationship, temporal patterns, and mediating/moderating influences.

Katherine E. Miller, M.A., Clinical Doctoral Student (2010-Present).
Contact at: katherine-miller@utulsa.edu
Research Interests: Adult and military trauma populations,  empirically-supported interventions for PTSD and posttrauma nightmares, and dissemination and implementation science.

Jennifer Steward, Clinical Doctoral Student (2011-Present)
Contact at: jennifer-steward@utulsa.edu
Research Interests: Psychological sequelae following traumatic experiences in adults, intimate partner violence, and sleep disturbances and their consequences.  Additionally, working with under-served populations, such as offenders and individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Rachel Micol, Clinical Doctoral Student (2012-Present)
Contact at: rachel-micol@utulsa.edu
Research Interests: Causes, correlates, and consequences of interpersonal violence and intervention related to such violence.  The impact of one’s status as a minority in response to- and recovery from traumatic experiences.  Treatment of PTSD and post-trauma sleep disturbances.

Trapt Website - JimJim Scholl, Clinical Doctoral Student (2013-Present)
Contact at: jim-scholl@utulsa.edu
Research Interests: Sequelae of trauma and infectious disease in minority populations; the relationship between culture and cognitive and emotional responses to trauma.

 

kelseyKelsey Hancock, Clinical Master’s Student (2013-Present),
Contact at: kelsey-hancock@utulsa.edu
Research Interests: Interpersonal violence, with a focus on sexual violence and stalking behaviors in collegiate populations; Informing treatment of nightmares by identifying themes within them to expedite the healing process.

kccKatherine Cunningham, M.A., Clinical Doctoral Student (2013-Present).
Contact at: Katherine-cunningham@utulsa.edu
Research Interests: Attitudes, beliefs, and perceptions about interpersonal sexual violence & exploitation, and their relationship to victim blame and posttraumatic outcomes.

 

Current Undergraduate Student Members

photoLaura Luke, Senior
Laura is a Psychology major, with a minor in Women & Gender Studies and Early Intervention.  Her research interests interpersonal violence and sexual assault/rape reports and disclosures. She is currently working on a project assessing attitudes about sexual victimization and disclosures.

elisabethElisabeth Akeman
Elisabeth is working towards her B.S. in Psychology with a minor in Early Interventions and History.  She plans to apply to graduate programs in Psychology.

 

Sonja Worthy, Junior
Sonja is working towards her B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Music. She plans to apply to graduate programs in Psychology and/or Social Justice.

 

Sarah RindSarah Rind, Sophomore
Sarah is working towards her B.A. in Psychology.  She is Interested in women’s issues and criminal behavior.
GabbyGabriella Pierce, Junior
Gabriella is a Psychology/Pre-med major and is working toward a minor in English. Upon graduation, she has plans to attend medical school and specialize in cardiology.

 

IMG_8953 (1)Sarah-Nicole Johnson, Freshman
Sarah is majoring in psychology and minoring in mathematics.   Her research interests include the way traumatic experiences psychologically affect people and treatment. In the future, she would like to be a counseling psychologist for children who have been exposed, either directly or witnessing, abuse.

Patrizia Perazzo, Junior
Patrizia is an international student from Venzuela and is working toward a degree in psychology, with a French minor.  After graduation, she would like to go to grad school for clinical psychology.

Julian Frazier, Senior
Julian is a Psychology Major, with a Coaching Minor. He has plans of going to graduate school in Counseling/Sports Psychology.