Colloquium program semester 1, 2008

Date                SpeakerTopic 

March 14

Dr Nathan Weber, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Inclusions and elimination strategies and the confidence-accuracy relationship

March 28

Dr Fiona Gabbert, Division of Psychology, University of Abertay

Conformity in eyewitness reports

April 4

No colloquium

Confidence in memory conformity

April 11

Dr Maura Kenny, Head of Mood Disorders Unity, Centre for the Treatment of
Anxiety and Depression

Mindfulness and depression

May 2

Dr Jennifer Mills, Department of Psychology, York University

Sociocultural influences on body image in young women

May 9

Dr Richard Kemp, School of Psychology, University of New South Wales

CCTV, expert evidence and passports: Matching images of unfamiliar faces

May 16

Talitha Best, PhD student, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Just a spoonful of sugar: Saccharides and cognition

May 23

Dr Reg Nixon, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Improving treatments for PTSD

May 30

Various artists

Introducing (some of) the new PhD students
June 6

Various artists 

Introducing (some of) the new PhD students 
June 13

Various artists

Introducing (some of) the new PhD students

Convenor: Dr Nathan Weber (08) 8201 2968

 

Colloquium program semester 2, 2008

Date                      SpeakerTopic 

August 1

Professor Carlene Wilson

Primary and secondary prevention of cancer - What attitudes, cognitions and behaviours do we target and how?

August 8

Associate Professor, School of Psychology, Flinders University

A case series evaluation of an outpatient for anorexia nervosa

August 15

No colloquium

 

August 22

Professor Neil Brewer, School of Psychology, Flinders University

The pursuit of a crazy idea

September 12

Dr Amy Perfors, University of Adelaide

Some interesting questions in acquisition (and how we might answer them)

September 19

Dr Amy Bradfield Douglass, Psychology Department, Bates College       

Are you sure about that? Eyewitness confidence malleability

October 10

Matthew Palmer, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Eyewitness identification from mulitple lineups

October 17

Lisa Beatty, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Psychological adjustment to breast cancer diagnosis and treatment: The development and evaluation of a self-help workbook

October 24

Dr Peter Strelan, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Why people forgive
October 31

Dr Michael Wenzel, School of Psychology, Flinders University

WANTED: Justice - A psychological perspective on responses to transgressions
November 7Professor Norman Feather, School of Psychology, Flinders UniversityRelating our emotions to judgments of deservingness

Convenor: Dr Nathan Weber (08) 8201 2968