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Student Publications and Presentations

Congratulations to the following students, whose recent scholarship was accepted for conference presentations and/or publication:

Arndt, K. (2010). The body of solitude. Paper presented at the 29th International Human Science Research Conference, Seattle, WA.

Arroyo, J. (2012). On checking the box marked other: The phenomenological meaning and political horizon of the body as a multicultural other. Paper presented at the 2012 International Human Science Research Conference, University of Quebec, Montreal.

Arroyo, J. (2013). Therapy--get over it and move on: An ethical interpretation of therapeutic action and the termination of treatment. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Psychology Department.

Axelrad, J., & Brooke, R. (2013). The cost effectiveness of psychological services. Pennsylvania Psychologist (June).

Barackman, A. (2013). Preparing for comps: A sample exam question and response. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Barackman, A. (2012). "I am not interested at all": Exploring resistance through a home visit. Paper presented at the Society for Personality Assessment (SPA), Chicago.

Barackman, A. (2011). Lived rather than known: Investigating the embodied aspects of the therapeutic encounter through Merleau-Ponty. Paper presented at the Society for Phenomenology and the Human Sciences (SPHS), Philadelphia, PA.

Boisen, L. (2013). Integrating ideology: Engaging feminism, egalitarianism, and democracy in the classroom. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Bosien, L. (2012). The bodyguard and the mother hen: College women's experiences of unwanted sexual attention at parties. Paper presented at the Annual Conference for the Association for Women in Psychology, Palm Springs, CA.

Boisen, L. (2011). The bodyguard and the mother hen: College women's discourse around unwanted sexual attention at parties. Paper presented at the 2011 Association for Women in Psychology conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Boisen, L. (2010). Count me in: A qualitative presentation of women's experiences in the American Hardcore Subculture. Paper presented at the 5th Annual Graduate Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Boisen, L. (2010). Too drunk to consent: Factors influencing bystander intervention during college party hook ups. Paper presented at the 35th Annual Conference for the Association of Women in Psychology, Portland Oregon.

Callanan, J. (2010). White space responses: More than opposition. Paper presented at the Society for Personality Assessment Conference, San Jose, California.

Callanan, J. (2008). Toward a phenomenological understanding of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in Childhood. Paper presented at the International Human Science Research Conference, Ramapo College, Mahwah, NJ.

Chiang, M. (2012). Children's lived spaces in suburban Taiwan during the 1960s. Paper presented at the Dong-Hwa University Hualien, Taiwan.

Chiang, M. (2012). A living reflection on the science of qualitative research: Using a cultural and gender study phenomenological experience of otherness as an example. Paper presented at the Dong-Hwa University, Hualien, Taiwan.

Chiang, M.-C. (2012). Cultural-free therapeutic encounter: A disillusion? Paper presented at the 2012 Association for the Psychoanalysis of Culture and Society Annual Conference, New Brunswick, NJ.

Chiang, M. (2012). Sojourning in the margin: Living as wives of international students: A Dissertation Proposal. Paper presented at the Center for Interpretive and Qualitative Research Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Fan, H., & Chiang, M. (2012). The development of clinical psychology in modern China: Past, present, and future. Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Chiang, M. (2011). Children's lived spaces In suburban Taiwan during The 1960s. Phenomenology & Practice, 5(2), 40-56.

Chiang, M. (2011). Rethinking somatization disorder as an other's expression in cultural contexts. Paper presented at the Psychology of the Other Conference, Lesley College, Boston, Massachusetts.

Chiang, M. (2010). Experience of menstrual cramps: Phenomenological and feminist perspective. Paper presented at the 29th International Human Science Research Conference Registration, Seattle, WA.

Chiang, M.-C. (2010). On becoming Asian. Paper presented at the 5th Annual Graduate Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Chiang, M.-C. (2010). On becoming an Asian women in the US. Paper presented at the 6th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Champaign, Illinois.

Chiang, M. and Gau, S. F. (2008). Validation of attention-deficit-hyperactivity disorder subtypes among Taiwanese children using neuropsychological functioning. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 42(6), 526-535.

Chiang, M., Cazier, S., Harper, J. and Boes, S. (2007). The media's impact on eating habits of children. Paper presented at the Georgia School Counselors Association Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Dunn, J. (2013). Found objects, secret spaces, assemblage. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Fitzpatrick, T. (2013). Primitive defenses and unilateral termination of psychotherapy. Paper presented at the Society for Personality Assessment Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.

Fitzpatrick, T. (2010). Sophie's Story: Moving toward a phenomenological feminism. Paper presented at the 5th Annual Graduate Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Futrell, J. (2013). Transcending the imaginary: Lacan in the American clinic. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association Division of Psychoanalysis (39) 33rd Annual Spring Meeting, Boston, MA.

Futrell, J. (2012). Two faces of the subject: Theoretical and clinical implications of the post-structural turn. Paper presented at the 7th Annual Graduate Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Futrell, J., LeBeau, C., Lowe, A., & Taylor, A. (2011). Therapy on the edge: Four therapists discuss experiences of pushing the limits. Paper presented at the Fourth Annual Conference for Humanistic Psychology, APA Division 32 Chicago, IL.

Gottlieb, R. (2013). Clinical psychology: How queer. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Gottlieb, R. (2013). Drunk and documented: Content analysis of an alcohol themed photoblog. Paper presented at the Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Champaign-Urbana, IL.

Gupta, N. (2013). Stories of faith, stories of humanity: Launching a digital storytelling project to facilitate interfaith dialogue. Paper presented at the Ninth International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Urbana-Champaign.

Hall, T. (2012). Trauma and disaster: A critique of Robert Stolorow's theory of trauma. Paper presented at the Fifth Annual Conference of the Society for Humanistic Psychology, Division 32, Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Hallinan, T. (2010). Edward Bernays: Psychoanalysis and propaganda. Paper presented at the APCS Annual Conference 2010, New Brunswick, NJ.

Hallinan, T. (2009). A factor Analysis of our clinical survey. Paper presented at the Society for Personality Assessment Conference, Chicago, IL.

Brooke, R., Jungwirth, J. and Hallinan, T. (2008). The psychologically wounded soldier . Paper presented at the Humanistic Psychology, Division 32, American Psychological Association, Norwood, MA.

Hallinan, T. M. (2007). One-hundred thinkers. Janus Head, 10(1).

Hamer, J. (2012). Undisciplined appropriation: Methodological meditations on international psychology. Paper presented at the 30th International Congress of Psychology, Cape Town, South Africa.

Hamer, J. (2012). Reading (in) Kenya: The role of African literature in an ethnography. Paper presented at the International Human Science Research Conference, Montreal, Canada.

Hamer, J. (2011). Sustainable development as a UN intern. Psychology International.

Hamer, J. (2010). Endlessly falling snow: Ethics, existence, and problems of knowing. Paper presented at the 29th International Human Science Research Conference, Seattle, WA.

Hamer, J. (2010). Answers before questions: A genealogy of tribal violence. Paper presented at the 6th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Champaign, Illinois.

Hamer, J. (2009). Being-countercultural: Recollecting the revolutionary tradition of the Duquesne school of psychology. Paper presented at the Fourth Annual Duquesne University Graduate Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Hamer, J. (2009). Building the foundations: An alternative philosophical basis for Western psychology. Paper presented at the Society for Psychological Anthropology Meeting, Pacific Grove, CA.

Hamer, J. (2009). Electoral politics and communal violence in Kenya: A research proposal. Paper presented at the 5th International Conference of Qualitative Inquiry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Hamer, J. (2009). Opening domains in phenomenological psychology: Ethnographic methods and the blurring of disciplinary boundaries. Paper presented at the Inaugural Meeting of the Interdisciplinary Coalition of North American Phenomenologists, Mahwah, NJ.

Hamer, J. (2009). Returning to the basics: An alternative philosophical foundation for psychology. Paper presented at the Society for Psychological Anthropology Annual Meeting, Pacific Grove, CA.

Hamer, J. (2008). Kissin' Cousins: Medical Anthropology and Human Science Psychology. Paper presented at the Third Annual Duquesne University Graduate Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Hamer, J. (2008). Activism and anthropology: Movement through Africa and Beyond. Paper presented at the Society for Applied Anthropology's (SFAA) Annual Conference I, Memphis, Tennessee.

Hamer, J. (2008). Trust, truth, and participation: The position of the researcher in the field. Paper presented at the Human Science Research Conference, Mahwah, NJ.

Hamer, J. (2008). Radical Sanity: Reflections on the transformative possibilities of the self of late capitalist society. Paper presented at the Second Annual Conference of the Society for Humanistic Psychology, Norwood, MA.

Hamer, J. (2006). Commodifying education: An evaluation of privatized approaches to improving student achievement. Paper presented at the 66th Annual Meeting of t he Society for Applied Anthropology, Vancouver, Canada.

Hamer, J. (2004). The development of poverty in Brazil: A case study of the structural power and violence of transnational capitalism. Paper presented at the Spring Conference of the High Plains Society for Applied Anthropology, Estes Park, CO.

Hamer, J. (2002). Anthropology, an Activist's education: Studying abroad in Central America. Paper presented at the Spring Conference of the High Plains Society for Applied Anthropology, Estes Park, CO

Hamilton, S. (2012). The Survivor, the stereotype, and agency: The necessity of creating a space for the individual's experience. Paper presented at the Association for Women in Psychology Conference, Palm Springs, CA.

Hasek, W. (2013). The history of methamphetamines in America and its implications for treatment of addiction. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne Univeristy, Pittsburgh, PA

Hasek, W. (2012). Integrating a human science perspective into introduction to psychology classes. Paper presented at the Graduate Association of Psychology Conference 2012, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Hasek, W. (2012). Why phenomenology has nothing to do with the concept of "lived experience". Paper presented at the Fifth Annual Conference of the Society for Humanistic Psychology, Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Hasek, W. (2011). Before any contribution by memory: A phenomenological critique of the concept of projection. Paper presented at the Psychology and the Other Conference, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA.

Hasek, W. (2011). Grammar and play: Children and the use of non-literal language. Paper presented at the Conference for the Society of Phenomenology and the Human Sciences, Philadelphia, PA.

Hasek, W. (2011). Notes on the concept of style in scientific writing. Paper presented at the Derrida and Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Hasek, W. (2010). Existential psychotherapy and the later Heidegger. Paper presented at the Graduate Association of Psychology Conference, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Brooke, R., Jungwirth, J. and Hallinan, T. (2008). The psychologically wounded soldier. Paper presented at the Humanistic Psychology, Division 32, American Psychological Association, Norwood, MA.

Kelly, S. (2012). Lacanian approach to addiction treatment: The case of Dawn. Paper presented at the French Psychoanalysis Class, Emory Psychoanalytic Institute, Atlanta, GA.

Kelly, S. (2012). Psychoanalysis as the Art of Madness. Paper presented at the Affiliated Psychoanalytic Workgroups Study Weekend, Fordham University, New York, NY.

Kelly, S. (2012). Using a Lacanian approach in psychotherapy. Paper presented at the Lacanian Psychoanalysis Class, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA.

Kelly, S., & Malone, K. (2012). Beyond objectivity to extimité: Feminist epistemology and psychoanalysis. In A. Gülerce (Ed.), Re(con)figuring Psychoanalysis: Critical Juxtapositions of the Philosophical, the Sociohistorical, and the Political. Palgrave MacMillian Press.

Kelly, S., & Malone, K. (2011). Leverage of the letter in the emergence of desire: A case of presumed addiction. Lacan and Addictions: An Anthology. Karnac Press.

Malone, K., Roberts, J., & Kelly, S. (2011). The position of the subject in the clinic. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association, Division 24: Theoretical & Philosophical Psychology, Wahington, D.C.

Kiskiras, N. (2010). Singing the fat soul: An autoethnographic account. Paper presented at the 6th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Champaign, Illinois.

Koelsch, L., & Kelly, S. (2012). The never-ending hangover: Private embarrassment for public consumption. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Association for Women in Psychology, Palm Spring, CA.

Kurdieh, I. (2010). The mark of my name: Crisis at the border. Paper presented at the 5th Annual Graduate Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Kurdieh, I. (2010). The mark of my name. Paper presented at the 6th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Champaign, Illinois.

Larson, A. (2013). Hermeneutics of Love. Paper presented at the APA Division 32 Annual Conference, Community in Difference, Palo Alto, CA.

Larson, A. (2013). American Indian horizons in humanistic psychology. Paper presented at the Community in Difference, Palo Alto, CA.

Larson, A., Arroyo, J., O'Connor, C., Rusczek, J., & Brooke, R. (2012). Erwin Straus and the upright posture: Critical reflections. Paper presented at the 2012 International Human Science Research Conference, University of Quebec, Montreal.

Maddox, C., Bernardi, S., Abramsky, L., & Katz, D. (2013). The importance of resiliency factors among college students. Paper presented at the Big Ten Counseling Center Conference 2013, Iowa City, Iowa.

Maddox, C. (2010). Social fantasy and rural life. Paper presented at the APCS Annual Conference 2010, New Brunswick, NJ.

Maddox, C. (2011). Psychotherapy as constitutive practice: initial pilot work. Paper presented at the Sixth Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Maddox, C. (2010). Soteria: An alternative treatment for Psychosis. Paper presented at the 5th Annual Graduate Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Maddox, C. (2010). The learning sciences as a setting for learning. Paper presented at the International Conference of Learning Science, Chicago, Illinois.

Maddox, C. (2008). The child's uncanny home. Paper presented at the Third Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Mahone, D. (2013). Helping Vets with readjustment. Health Progress, Journal of the Catholic Health Association, 94(3), 31-37.

Mahone, D. (2012). Checkpoints for the warrior's return to the civilian world: On learning to mingle with the natives. Paper presented at the Allegheny County Careerlinks Career Transitions Workshop for Veterans, Pittsburgh, PA.

Mahone, D. (2011). A gathering field: Artistic openness, speaking sticks, and Merleau-Ponty. Paper presented at the Graduate student panel: Exploring implicit dimesnions of lived experience through Merleau-Ponty, Society for Phenomenology and the Human Sciences, Philadelphia, PA.

Mahone, D. (2011). Imaging forth the body-memory-trauma of miscarriage. Paper presented at the 2011 Annual Conference of the Society for Humanistic Psychology, Chicago, IL.

Mahone, D. (2010). Listening to the grass: The ecology of childhood spirituality. Paper presented at the 5th Annual Graduate Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Malone, K., & Kelly, S. (2012). Beyond objectivity to Extimité: Feminist epistemology and psychoanalysis. In A. Gülerce (Ed.), Critical Explorations through Psychoanalysis: In Between Dynamics of Psychic Singularity and Praxis of Universal Solidarity. Hampshire: Palgrave MacMillian press.

McCann, C. (2013). Faces make faces: A mimetic reading of Winnicott's mirror-role. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

O'Connor, C. (2013). The therapist as victim and perpetrator: Ferenczi and the impossibility of my work. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

O'Connor. (2012). Fluidity and Intersubjectivity: A Feminist Perspective on Embodying Uprightness. Paper presented at the International Human Science Research Conference, Montreal.

O'Connor. (2012). Hypnotherapy as Situated Practice. Paper presented at the Fifth Annual Conference of the Society for Humanistic Psychology, APA Division 32, Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Payton, J. (2012). Keep on trucking: Navigating a new phase of life. Paper presented at the Society for Personality Assessment Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
Wagner, K., Parnell, S., Barackman, A., & Payton, J. (2012). Bringing tests to life: The home. Paper presented at the Society for Personality Assessment, Chicago, IL.

Payton, J. (2010). Whatever happened to the Sangha: Mindfulness meditation and depression in the West. Paper presented at the 5th Annual Graduate Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

Pena, E., Kjaieallah, T., Chiang, M.-C., He, Y., Bennasar, M. C., & Rapini, S. (2013). Psychotherapy, supervision, and training in U.S. heritage languages: Spanish, Mandarin/Cantonese, and Arabic. Paper presented at the National Multicultural Conference and Summit 2013, Houston, TX.

Whitlock, J., Pietrusza, C., & Purington, A. (2013). Young adult respondent experiences of disclosing self-injury, suicide-related behavior, and psychological distress in a web-based survey. Archives of Suicide Research, 17(1).

Pietrusza, C. (2013). Notes on a structural theory distinguishing borderline and antisocial phenomena. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Pietrusza, C. (2013). On (not) getting the Zabriskie Point: Antonioni's transnational perspective on 1960s American counterculture. Paper presented at the Duquesne University English Graduate Student Association's (anti)Foundations Interdisciplinary Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.

Pietrusza, C. (2012). Communities of concern: The impact of online discussions about self-injury. Paper presented at the Annual Conference for the Association for Women in Psychology, Palm Springs, CA.

Pietrusza, C. (2012). Making contact: Toward a phenomenology of self-injury. Paper presented at the Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Pietrusza, C. (2012). Suicide watch: A qualitative analysis of help-seeking and advice-giving for suicidal ideation in an online community. Paper presented at the Eastern Psychological Association 2012 Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.

Pittenger, F. (2012). Inscrutable gods, inscrutable skulls: Cetacean phrenology as tautegorical theology in Moby-Dick. Paper presented at the Florida State University Department of Religion Graduate Student Symposium: "Beyond Borders: Constructing, Deconstructing, and Transgressing Boundaries", Tallahassee, Florida.

Rusczek, J. (2012). Living the upright posture with a disability. Paper presented at the International Human Science Research Conference, Montreal, Canada.

Sheth, R. (2011). Studying the practice of psychology and constitution of psychologies in India. Paper presented at the 7th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Champaign-Urbana, IL.

Sheth, R. (2010). Authoethnographic journeys of selves: Here and there/now and then. Paper presented at the 6th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Champaign, Illinois.

Gemignani, M. and Sheth, R. (2008). Critical perspectives on advising international graduate students of clinical and counseling psychology programs. Paper presented at the Fourth International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Champaign, IL.

Simon, A. (2013). Sensorium and horizon. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Turgeon-Dharmoo, L. (2013). Unveilings of a monument for improved gender relations in India. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Wagner, K. (2013). Depression in deaf and hard-of-hearing women: A phenomenological understanding. Paper presented at the American Women in Psychology, Salt Lake City, UT.

Wagner, K. (2013). The phenomenology of sign language. Paper presented at the Association for Women in Psychology, Salt Lake City, UT.

Wagner, K., Parnell, S., Barackman, A., & Payton, J. (2012). Bringing tests to life: The home. Paper presented at the Society for Personality Assessment, Chicago, IL.

Yahalom, J. (2013). Qualitative research in secluded communities: Explorations in Amish psychology. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Graduate Association of Psychology Symposium, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Yahalom, J. (2013). Mothers and the phenomenology of the memorable photograph. Phenomenology and Practice, 7(1).

Yahalom, J. (2012). Psychotherapy in epicurean philosophy. Paper presented at the Fifth Annual Conference of the Society for Humanistic Psychology, Pittsburgh, PA.

Yahalom, J. (2011). Inculcated identity: An autoethnography of the Jewish-American experience. Paper presented at the 39th Annual National Association for Ethnic Studies, Claremont, CA.

Yahalom, J. (2012). Social representations of Alzheimer's disease. Paper presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference, Vancouver, BA, Canada.