Faculty and students from the Gevirtz School take part in events at the 2019 Annual American Psychological Association Convention

Tuesday, August 6, 2019
APA convention 2019 logo

American Psychological Association
2019 Annual Convention
August 8-August 11, 2019, Chicago, IL

Participants from The Gevirtz School  

Thursday, August 8

10 am – 10:50 am
Melissa L. Morgan-Consoli
“Global Psychologies and Political Crises—Changes, Developments, Challenges”
Division 52-International Psychology; Co-List: 17, 34, 39, APA Committee on International Relations in Psychology
McCormick Place/Room W185d Level 1—West Building

11 am – 11:50 am
Melissa L. Morgan-Consoli, Alyssa Hufana, Veronica Franco, Erick Felix, Adriana Sanchez
“It’s Just a Part of My Life: Stories of Resilience in Holocaust Survivors”
Poster Session
Division 9-Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI)
McCormick Place/Hall F Level 3—West Building

12 pm – 12:50 pm
Adrian M. Valadez, Tania Israel, Kristina Esopo, Sam del Castillo, Alison Cerezo
“Reducing Sexual Minority Individuals’ Desire to Change Their Sexual Orientation”
Alison Cerezo
“Alcohol Use in Racially Diverse Sexual Minority Women: The Role of Psychological Distress”
Alison Cerezo
“Social and Health Predictors in Diverse Sexual Minority Women's Stigma to Seek Psychological Help”
Division 44 Society for the Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity
McCormick Place/Hall F Level 3—West Building 

Friday, August 9

11 am – 11:50 am
Kelsey A. Redmayne, Collie W. Conoley, Heidi Zetzer, Alyssa Clements-Hickman, Jade M. Hollan, Emily Murphy, Robert J. Reese
“Client Feedback Outcome Measures: Evaluating Outcome Trajectories and Clinical Significance”
Robert J. Reese, Heidi Zetzer, Camille DeBell, Alyssa Clements-Hickman, Jade M. Hollan, Kelsey A. Redmayne, Emily Murphy, Nathaniel Hopkins, Federico Aldarondo, Kevin M. Kieffer
“Does Client Feedback Promote Client Engagement?”
Psychotherapy for the Future—Promoting Growth Through Interventions Designed for Diverse Clients and Settings
Division 29-Society for the Advancement of Psychotherapy; Co-List: 17, 39
McCormick Place/Hall F Level 3—West Building

12 pm – 12:50 pm
del Castillo, S. Israel, T., Merrill, C.
“Acceptability of Online Interventions for LGBT Subpopulations”  
Division 44 poster session
McCormick Place/Hall F Level 3—West Building 

Maryam Kia-Keating, Germine H. Awad, Mona M. Amer
“A New Model of Arab/MENA American Cumulative Racial/Ethnic Trauma: Identity and Outcomes”
Current Directions in Arab/MENA American Psychology---Identity Intersections and Implications
Division 45-Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity and Race; Co-List: 8, 17, 35, 39, 52
McCormick Place/Room W175c Level 1—West Building
Saturday, August 10

8 am – 8:50 am
Tania Israel
“Beyond the Buzzword—What (Really) Is Social Justice and What Does It Mean for Psychology?”
McCormick Place/Room W183b Level 1—West Building

Eduardo Bunge, Andres J. Consoli
“Argentines in the U.S.: Maintaining Cultural Values, Identity, and Sense of Belonging”
Resilience Among Latinx Immigrants---Psychotherapy, Research, Student Development, and Advocacy
Division45-Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity and Race; Co-Sponsor: 8-Society for Personality and Social Psychology; Co-List: 16, 17, 24, 27, 29, 39, 52
McCormick Place/Room S102d Level 1—South Building

10 am – 10:50 am
Larisa Buhin-Krenek, Melissa L. Morgan-Consoli, Danny Meza, Emily Unzueta, Alyssa Hufana, Maria Vasquez, Adriana Sanchez
“A Cross-Cultural, Mixed Methods Study of Resilience, National Identity, and Just World Beliefs”
Poster Session
Division 52-International Psychology; Co-List: Psi Chi
McCormick Place/Hall F Level 3—West Building

Chloe Zhang, Shane R. Jimerson, Mihya Weber
“Are All Students Benefiting From MTSS? Studying MTSS Implementation Fidelity and Student Achievement”
Mihya Weber, Zach Frizelle, Shane R. Jimerson, Chloe Zhang
“Multi-Tiered Systems of Support: Fidelity and Student Achievement”
System-Level Assessment, Intervention, and Consultation
Division 16-School Psychology
McCormick Place/Hall F Level 3—West Building

Sunday, August 11

10 am – 10:50 am
Gabriel Corpus, Alyssa Hufana
“Filipino Americans’ Experiences with Microaggressions and Trauma”
Division 9: Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI); Co-List 17,45,APAGS
McCormick Place/Room W192a Level 1—West Building

[Presenters from the Gevirtz School are available for interviews; contact George Yatchisin at 805 893 5789]