Spring 2011 Brownbag Series

  • Bimonthly meetings are held during the academic semester on Fridays, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Topics related to family violence and sexual assault will be presented and discussed.
  • Please contact Dr. Holly Orcutt for further information about room locations during the Spring 2011 semester.
Date Presenter Title
02/04/11 Ruth Varkovitzky, Department of Psychology, NIU PTSD as a Mediator of Sexual Revictimization Among College Females
02/18/11 Joe Bardeen, Department of Psychology, NIU Executive Attention and Threat-Related Attentional Biases in PTSD
03/04/11 Cheryl Smithgall, Chapin Hall at University of Chicago The DCFS model of assessment, evaluation results of the Integrated Assessment program as a model of comprehensive family assessment
03/25/11 Melissa Polusny, Staff Clinical Psychologist, Minneapolis VAMC and Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Longitudinal Study of Risk and Resilience in National Guard Soldiers Deployed to the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
04/22/11 Lauren Irwin, Department of Psychology, NIU The impact of individual differences in child abuse potential on the use of mitigating information during child transgressions