Recent Dissertation Titles

Recent dissertation titles from the Clinical Psychology Graduate Program at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

"Alexithymia in Adolescents with Inflammatory Bowel Disease"

Jaime Crowley

"Analysis of Neurocognitive Elements of Attention Following Chemotherapy"

Maria Grosch

"Associations of Maternal Depressive Symptoms and Paternal Strategies for Adolescent Diabetes Management in Latino and Caucasian Youth"

Katrina Griffith

"Attachment Influences within a Gynecological Cancer Population"

Cassandra Adams

"Cognitions and Anger in Veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder from Military Sexual Trauma"

Anupma Veera Dhingra

"Computer-Administered Patient-Reported Outcomes (PRO) and Psychiatric Screening in Outpatient Pain Patients: Effect of a Point-of-Care Biopsychosocial Patient Health Report on Treatment Outcomes"

Eric Swanholm

"Connectivity within the Default Mode Network after Traumatic Axonal Injury"

Ana Arenivas

"A Cross-Cultural Examination of Parenting Styles and Feeding Practices"

Leilani Kaulana Hinton

"Cross-Sectional Differences in Brain Activity Supporting Working Memory"

Laura Dewey

"Defining and Differentiating Treatment-Resistant Depression"

Ken Trevino

"Exploring Partner-Assisted Therapy (PAT) for Perinatal Depression: Are Partner Support and Non-Verbal Communications Associated with Women’s Treatment Response?"

Nadia Ceccotti

"Illness Perceptions of Advanced Stage Cancer Patients and Their Partners"

Andrea Croom

"The Impact of Cognition on Treatment Adherence in Comorbid Bipolar Disorder and Cocaine Dependence"

Colleen Fagan

"The Impact of Depressive Symptoms on Direct Healthcare Costs for Adolescents with Type-1 Diabetes (T1D)"

Kyle Clayton

"The Impact of Trauma History on Acute Treatment Outcomes in Pediatric Major Depressive Disorder"

Jodi Mahoney

"Investigation of Illness Perceptions in Hepatitis C Patients: Qualitative Analysis of Focus Group Transcripts."

Robert Devereaux

"The MMPI-2 Restructured Clinical Scales and Personality Assessment in Multiple Sclerosis"

Traci Rosvall

"Neural Dysfunction during Decision-Making as a Predictor of Cocaine Relapse"

Jacquelyn Braud

"Predictors of Quality of Life in Multiple Sclerosis: Relationship Between Cognitive, Physical, and Subjective Measures of Disease Burden"

Kyle Noll

"Psychosocial and Psychological Variables in Outpatients Receiving Intrathecal Baclofen or Baclofen Pain-Pump Therapy"

Deidre Edwards

"Understanding the Psychological Impact of 9/11: A Qualitative Analysis of Focus Groups."

Carissa Barney

"Where There Is a Will There Is a Way: Defining the Path between Hope, Pain and Quality Of Life in Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Survivors"

Alex Foxwell