LACPA’s Convention (10/18/14 – Culver City, CA)

LACPA’s Convention (10/18/14 – Culver City, CA)

Los Angeles County Psychological Association Convention

When: 10/18/2014
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Where: DoubleTree Hotel
6161 W. Centinela Ave.
Culver City, CA  90230
Presenter: Keynote: Sonja Lyubomirsky, Ph.D.
Contact: LACPA
lacpsych@aol.com
Phone: 818-905-0410

Congratulations to Alum and Faculty Jeff Tirengel on his LACPA Award For Distinguished Service to the Profession of Psychology.

Jeff Tirengel, Psy.D., M.P.H.

Educator
Advocate for mothers and children
Prominent clinician in cardiac and pulmonary care and oncology

Congratulations to the 7 CSPP students who are presenting posters at the Convention. 

How Can Current/Future Mental Health Clinicians Increase
Utilization Rates for the Hispanic Population?

Joanna Barba, M.A.

California School of Professional Psychology
at Alliant International University

Reduction of Social Network in Older Adulthood

Jennifer Cardenas-Trowers, B.S.
California School of Professional Psychology
at Alliant International University

The Importance of Primary Care in Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer

Jacqueline Mendoza, B.A.
California School of Professional Psychology
at Alliant International University

The Relationship between Physical Activity and Resilience

Michelle Miranda, M.P.H.
California School of Professional Psychology
at Alliant International University

Neuropsychological Impairments in Traumatized Children

Shannon O’Connor, M.S.
California School of Professional Psychology
at Alliant International University

Reframing Happiness: The Role of Positive Reappraisals and Counterfactuals
in African American Women with Breast Cancer

Frychetta Randall, M.A.
California School of Professional Psychology
at Alliant International University

The Relationship between Pornography and Sexual Satisfaction in Heterosexual Couples

Veronica Sikora, M.A.
California School of Professional Psychology
at Alliant International University

 ** UPDATE

Two CSPP-LA Clinical students won awards for the posters they presented at the LACPA Convention on October 18. Congratulations to Michelle Miranda (1st place!) and Jacqueline Mendoza (3rd place!)

 

Posters were selected for presentation through a highly competitive process open to all of the psychology doctoral programs in Los Angeles County. Congratulations also to the following CSPP-LA students who presented posters at the Convention: Joanna Barba, Jennifer Cardenas-Trowers, Shannon O’Connor, Frychetta Randall, and Veronica Sikora.

 

Please save the date for LACPA’s 27th Annual Convention on Saturday, October 24, 2015. The featured speaker will be David H. Barlow, Ph.D., whose topic will be “The Nature, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Emotional Disorders: Back to the Future.”