Colloquium program semester 1, 2009

Date               SpeakerTopic 

 March 13

Dr Ruth Walker, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Well-being of older couples in the Australian Longitudinal Study of Ageing

 March 20

Dr Julie Robinson, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Well-being of child and adolescent refugees in a country of first asylum and a country of resettlement

 March 27

Dr Paul Williamson, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Confidence in memory conformity

 April 3

Professor Maryanne Garry, School of Psychology, Victoria University, Wellington

True stories of false memories

 May 1

Aaron Drummond, PhD student, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Switching imagined viewpoints from plan-view diagrams and maps

 May 8

Dr Denis Gerstorf, Department of Human Development and
Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University

Ageing and dying: Individual-, community-, and national-level influences on late-life changes in well-being

 May 15

Dr Christiane Hoppmann, Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia

Goals, health, and well-being across the life-span: Evidence from daily life assessments

 May 22

Dr Michelle Moulds, School of Psychology, University of New South Wales

The nature and persistence of intrusive autobiographical memories in depression

 May 29

Ellie Lawrence-Wood, PhD student, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Social emotional influences: The impact of the 'other' on perceptions of and responses to threat

Convenor: Dr Nathan Weber (08) 8201 2968

 

Colloquium program semester 2, 2009

Date                      SpeakerTopic 

August 6

Associate Professor Robyn Young, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Research to practice: The development of tools in the detection and intervention in children with autism

August 20

Ivanka Prichard, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Pre-wedding body-image concerns

August 27

Dr Michael Tlauka, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Sex differences in spatial ability

September 3

Dr Nathan Weber, School of Psychology, Flinders University

How do we recognise what we haven't seen before?

September 17

No colloquium

Honours talks

 October 8

Dr Ralph Bayer, School of Economics, Adelaide University

Confusion and reinforcement learning in public goods games

October 22

Professor Leon Lack, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Elements of cognitive therapy for treatment of insomnia

October 29

Professor Marika Tiggemann, School of Psychology, Flinders University

'They're still all so just perfect': A causal role for mass media in negative body image?

November 5

Danielle Robson, PhD student, School of Psychology, Flinders University

The development of infants with an increased risk of autism
November 12

Phillip Donaldson, PhD student, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Object properties and the selection of spatial frames of reference

Convenor: Dr Nathan Weber (08) 8201 2968