Lab Members Winter 2016

Principal Investigator
Sandra Graham-Bermann, Ph.D.

Co-Principal Investigator
Andrew Grogan-Kaylor, Ph.D

Research Scientists
Maria Galano, M.S.
Hannah Durbin, M.S.
Sara Stein, M.S., M.S.W.
Rachel Burrage, M.S.W.

Lab Members - Research Assistants
Daley DiCorcia
 Undergraduate student
Lindsay Rosenthal, Undergraduate student
Karly Forman, Undergraduate student
Molly Potel, Undergraduate student
Emily Adams, Undergraduate student
Emmy Carey,  Undergraduate student


Graduate Student lab Alumni (* chaired dissertation)

1991    * Donna Silbert (Co-chair C. Peterson)          Object Relations of Abused Women

1992       Elizabeth Kieshnick                                                                        

1993    * Victoria Banyard                                          Coping paradigms of Homeless Women

1993       Scott Bunce                                                             

1994    * Barbara Boyk (Co-chair J. Gurin)               Intellectual Experiences on Adjustment

1994    * Maxine Alchek                                             Recollections of Childhood Sexual Abuse

1994       Ken Miller                                                   Intervention with Traumatized Families

1995    * Alytia Levendosky                                      Model of Parenting for Battered Women

1995    * Jacqueline Mattis                                         Spirituality, Meaning Construction and

                                                                                    Coping of African-American Women

1995       Mary McManus                                          Children and Depression                   

1996    * Amorie Robinson (Co-chair J. Jackson)      Black Identity and Mediating Variables

1996    * Wendy Schwartz                                         Diagnosing Trauma in Battered Women

1996    * Ellen DeVoe (Co-chair K. Faller)                 Interviewing Children Sexually Abused

1996       Lisa Walsh                                                                                     

1996       Joyce Dorado                                               Child sexual abuse                 

1997       Cheryl Samuels                                                                                                       

1997    * Alexandra Okun                                           Battered Women Leaving their Abusers

1998    * Michelle Callahan (Co-chair T. Antonucci)  Adolescent Dating Violence

1999       Julia Schwartz Seng (Nursing)                     PTSD and Pregnancy Complications

1999    * Shannon Lynch                                            Work and Self-Concept of Battered Women

2000       Michelle Poris (Developmental Psychology) 

2001       Carita Anderson                                           Therapists’ Training in Sexual Ethics

2001       Tamara Lyn                                                 Sexual Offending: Young Incarcerated Male

2002    * Benjamin Gorvine (Co-chair w B. Volling)  Fathers in Preschoolers’ Lives

2006    * Hilda Halabu                                                Arab-American Domestic Violence

2006       Diane L. Miller                                                        Female Sexual Offense Perpetrators

2006       Stephanie Oetting                                        Trauma and Health in Women

2006       Glenetta Hudson                                          African-American Child Socialization

2007    * Suzanne Perkins                                           Disabilities, Violence and Mental Health

2008    * Michelle Lilly                                              Cultural and Abused Women’s PTSD

2009       Rosalind Oti                                                 Sensory Atypicality and Autism

2009    * Pattrice Jones                                               Social Activism and Secondary Trauma

2010    * Madhur Kulkarni                                         Traumatic Stress and Violence

2011    * Kathryn Howell                                           Children’s Resilient Coping

2012       Karen Grip                                                   Gothesburg University, Sweden

2013    * Laura Miller                                                 Children’s Perceptions of Conflict

2013       Michelle Munro                                           School of Nursing                              

2014       Kevin S. Weatherly                                      Fielding Graduate University

2015    * Viktor Burlaka                                             Ukrainian Mental Health & Substance Abuse

2015       Shelby McDonald                                        University of Denver, IPV & Animal Abuse


Psychology Honors Student Alumni

Kristen Swanson                                1991

Katie Woodruff                                   1992

Sarah Levin                                        1993

Adam Sank                                         1993

Julie Crews                                         1994

Negar Mahmoodezegan                     1996

Julie Elkins                                         1996

Shoma Ghose                                     1996

Victoria Brescoll                                  1997

Anjum Gupta                                      1999

Rebecca Moses                                  2001

Sabrina Yeung                                    2003

Sarah Ray                                           2003

Rachel Goldstein                                2005

Amy Loree                                          2005

Terri Walters                                       2005

Rebecca Ametrano                             2007

Daniel Davis                                       2007

Sarah Banco                                       2008

Alyson Sularz                                     2009

Calli-Ev Kosch                                    2009

Kristen Schohl                                    2010

Lana Castor                                        2010

Crosby Modrowski                              2011

Maria Galano                                      2011

            Davia Steinberg                                  2012

            Rebecca Toback                                 2013

            Sarah Horn                                         2013

            Martha Alves                                      2013

            Magaret McGuire                               2014

            Dani Goldstein                                    2014

            Jessica Koolick                                   2014