LEGAL/TRAUMA RESEARCH CENTER

 

 

 

We conduct research on aggression, trauma, memory, and the legal system:

   Bullying in high school, college, and graduate school

   Eyewitness memory (weapon focus, effects of divided attention)

   Jurorsí evaluations of retracted confessions

   Deception

   Relational victimization

 

Co-directors:

Rachel Gentry, Ph.D. counseling psychology

Kerri Pickel, Ph.D. cognitive psychology

Department of Psychological Science, Ball State University

 

In the lab now:

Danielle Sneyd, B.S. psychology

Assistants: Rae Engle, Jessica Huey, Laura Kooiman, Sam Lawson, Megan Paschal, Kendra Stockberger

 

Collaborators:

Chris Altman, M.A. cognitive & social processes (Florida International University)

Heather Bauer, M.A. clinical psychology (University of Southern Indiana)

Meghan Johnson, M.A. clinical psychology (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)

Brittney Klauser Moore, M.A. clinical psychology (Ball State University)

Teresa Kulig, M.A. clinical psychology (University of Cincinnati)

Todd Warner, Ph.D. community psychology and prevention research (John Jay College of Criminal Justice)

 

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