Colloquium program semester 1, 2010

Date           SpeakerTopic 

March 4

Anna McKinnon, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Unconscious plagiarism

March 11

Dr Michael Gradisar, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Sleeping like a teen: Where is the line defining exaggeration?

March 18

Professor Janet Polivy and Professor Peter Herman, University of Toronto

How do external cues control eating?

March 25

No colloquium

 

April 1

Professor Mary Luszcz, School of Psychology, Flinders University

The Australian Longitudinal Study of Ageing and beyond

April 8

Dr Siobhan Banks, University of South Australia

Hazards of a 24/7 society: Neurobehavioural consequences of sleep loss and recovery from sleep debt

May 6

Professor Rosalyn Shute, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Everyday victimisation of adolescent girls by boys: Sexual harassment, bullying or aggression?

May 13

Dr Julie Robinson and Dicky Pelupessy, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Surviving the tsunami: Outcomes of a psychosocial intervention by American Red Cross

 May 20Robyn Vast, School of Psychology, Flinders University Emotion, attentional focus and attainment of automaticity in expert sport performance
 May 27No colloquium 
 June 3Dr Allison Bielak, Canadian Institute of Health Research, Ageing Research Unit, Centre for Mental Health Research, ANU The influence of activity engagement on cognitive ability across adulthood, time, and health

Convenor: Dr Julie Robinson (08) 8201 2395

 

Colloquium program semester 2, 2010

Date                    SpeakerTopic 

August 5

Professor Tim Perfect, University of Plymouth

The relationship between children's autobiographical memories for their traumatic experiences and the development of PTSD

August 12

Tom Nehmy, Melissa Atkinson, Samantha Angelakis, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Pre-wedding body-image concerns

August 19

Dr Michael Tlauka, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Sex differences in spatial ability

September 2

Dr Nathan Weber, School of Psychology, Flinders University

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

September 9

No colloquium

Honours talks

 October 7

Dr Ralph Bayer, School of Economics, Adelaide University

Confusion and reinforcement learning in public goods games

October 14

Professor Leon Lack, School of Psychology, Flinders University

Elements of cognitive therapy for treatment of insomnia

October 21

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