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Conference Presentations

  • Ashlock, L., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2016). The impact of studying abroad on identity, spirituality, life purpose, and vocational calling. Presented at the Association for Psychological Science Convention, Chicago, IL, May 26-29.
  • Baucum, M., Rouse, S. V., Miller-Perrin, C., & Krumrei, E. (2016, January). The reliability of crowdsourcing: Latent trait modeling with Mechanical Turk. Annual Convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA. 
  • Baumgartner, B. J., Bui, K. T., & Bauer, L. M. (2010, November). Reactions to homelessness: The social, cultural, and psychological sources of discrimination. Presented at the Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research, Malibu, CA.
  • Blue, T., Rouse, S. V., & Miller-Perrin, C. L. (2013, August). The socio-emotional nature of anonymous text-based chat. Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI.
  • Bradlau, M., Miller-Perrin, C. , Krumrei, E. J., & Rush, R. (2013, August). Mock jury trial: The role of defendant gender in relation to jury decisions in serial murder cases. Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI.
  • Briley, D., Rouse, S. V., & Miller-Perrin, C. L. (2010, April). The effect of personality on philosophic disposition. Annual Convention of the Western Psychological Association. Cancun, Mexico.
  • Bui, K. T., Crum, C., Fletes, A., & Wallace, N. (2009, April). Predicting young women's choice of math or science careers. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, OR.
  • Bui, K. T., Moore, K., & Stewart, C. (2008, April). How parents' expectations relate to children's years of higher education. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, CA.
  • Bui, K. T., O'Pallick, R., & Ruiz, S. (2007, May). Cross-lagged relationships between adolescents' self-esteem and academic achievement. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.
  • Bui, K. T., & Rush, R. A. (2006, April). Educational aspirations predict college attendance for potential first-generation college students. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Western Psychological Association, Palm Springs, CA.
  • Byron, K., Guthrie, W., Miller-Perrin, C., & Thompson, D. (2006). Bridges and Barriers in the Development of Faith, Identity, and Life Purpose in College Students. Presented at the Association for Christians in Student Development Conference, Indiana Wesleyan University, June 5-8.
  • Byron, K., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2006). Why are we here?: A study of life purpose, satisfaction, and faith. Presented at the 18th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY, May 25-28.
  • Coe, E., Rouse, S. V., & Krumrei, E. J. (2012, May). The relationship between successmodeling and fear of success in college students. Stanford Undergraduate Psychology Conference, Stanford, CA.
  • Diaz, K., & Miller-Perrin, C.L. (2013). The Effects of Parenting Styles on Social Interactions of Elementary School Children Among their Peers. Presented at the 25th APS Annual Convention, Washington, D.C., May 23-26.
  • Dickerson, K., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2011). Mental retardation and autism: Perceptions related to disorder type and contact level. Presented at the Western Psychological Association Convention, Los Angeles, CA, April 28-May1.
  • Dimler, L. & Harriger, J.A (2012, March). Assertiveness and Approval Motivation as they Relate to Deception. Poster presented at the Stanford undergraduate Research Conference. Stanford, CA.
  • Drummond, A., Miller-Perrin, C., Harriger, J. (2013, August). The Effect of Reading Christian Scripture on Body Appreciation and Body Dissatisfaction in College Women. Poster presented at the meeting of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI.
  • Ellis, B. K., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2009). Children's Perceptions of Gender Inequality. Presented at the Western Psychological Association Convention, Portland, OR, April 23-26.
  • Erman, K. T., Rouse, S. V., & Miller-Perrin, C. L. (2006, May). Loyalty, investment, and personality: A holistic study. Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, New York, NY.
  • Foster, J. A., Rouse, S. V., & Krumrei, E. J. (2012, May). The relationship between self esteem and interpersonal trust. Stanford Undergraduate Psychology Conference, Stanford, CA.
  • Grande, L., Bui, K. T., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2006, May). Social support, community service, and academic achievement among community and university students. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY.
  • Grandpre, J. M., Hacker, D. R., & Rouse, S. V. (2016, January). Personality traits associated with philanthropic giving. Annual Convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA. 
  • Guthrie, W., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2006). Perceptions of parental discipline and attitudes toward marriage in college students. Presented at the 18th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY, May 25-28.
  • Gutierrez, N., Miller-Perrin, C., & Thompson, D. (2014). Vocation, General Life Purpose, and Well being among College Students. Western Psychological Association Convention, Portland, OR, April 24-27.
  • Gutierrez, N., Krumrei-Mancuso, E. J., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2015, August). The relationship between religiosity and friendship quality. Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, ON.
  • Hamilton, C. K., Rouse, S. V., Miller-Perrin, C. L., & Cumella, E. J. (2006, March). MMPI-2 clinical scales and RC scales in the assessment of individuals with eating disorders. Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality Assessment, San Diego, CA.
  • Hunt, C.O., Trammell, J.P., & Krumrei, E.J. (May 2014). The Combination of Organization and Emotion: An Immediate Free Recall Task. Poster presented at the 26th annual meeting of the American Psychological Society, San Francisco, CA.
  • Idahosa-Erese, E., Mancuso, E., Miller-Perrin, C. & Martinez, T. (2016). Eurocentric Female Facial Features and Attractiveness. Presented at the Association for Psychological Science Convention, Chicago, IL, May 26-29.
  • Kissee, J., Sheldon, L., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2009). An Analysis of Child Maltreatment Content in Introductory Psychology Textbooks. Presented at the Western Psychological Association Convention, Portland, OR, April 23-26.
  • Kissee, J., Miller-Perrin, C. L., Hupp, R., Jack, S., & Kaufman, C. (2012). An Analysis of Child Maltreatment Content in Developmental Psychology Textbooks. Presented at the 17th International Conference on Violence, Abuse and Trauma, San Diego, CA, September 9-12.
  • Kodama, K., Harriger, J., Mancuso, K., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2016). Positive Attitudes as a Mediator between Moral Disengagement and Cyberbullying Behaviors. Presented at the Association for Psychological Science Convention, Chicago, IL, May 26-29.
  • Krumrei, E. J. & Fitzgerald, K. (2013, August). The psychological correlates of engaging in prostitution. Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI.
  • Longo, M., & Miller-Perrin, C. L. (2013). Children's Perceptions of Parental Discipline. Presented at the American Psychological Association Convention, Honolulu, HI, July 31-August 4.
  • Low, M., & Miller-Perrin, C.L. (2007). Child Psychological Maltreatment and Eating Disorder Symptoms in College Students. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association Convention, Vancouver, BC, May 3-6.
  • Martin, A., Krumrei-Mancuso, E. J., & Harriger, J. (2015, May). Systemizing, empathizing, and autistic traits in relation to eating disorder symptomatology. Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY.
  • Martin, A., Serier, K., Parker, L., & Harriger, J. (2016, May). Appearance Related Messages in Children's Animated Movies: A Content Analysis. Poster accepted at the annual meeting of the Academy for Eating Disorders, San Francisco, CA.
  • Mcdonald, J., Miller-Perrin, C., Harriger, J. (2013, August). The Effect of Preferred Music and Extraversion on Reading Comprehension. Poster presented at the meeting of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI.
  • McDowell, A.K., Trammell, J.P., & Krumrei, E.J (May 2014). How Handedness Direction and Consistency Relate to Declarative Memory Task Performance. Poster presented at the 26th annual meeting of the American Psychological Society, San Francisco, CA.
  • Miller-Perrin, C. L., Perrin, R. D., Song, J. (2015). Changing attitudes about spanking using progressive Biblical interpretations. APSAC Colloquium, Boston, MA, July 22-25.
  • Mojica, A. A., & Rouse, S. V. (2006, May). Students' affective responses to academic feedback. Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, New York, NY.
  • Nzibo, A., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2006). The role of food rules and parent modeling in eating pathology. Presented at the 18th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY, May 25-28.
  • Ohelo, A., Bui, K. T., & O'Pallick, R., & Erman, K. (2007, May). Cross-lagged relationships between academic achievement and perceived parental educational expectations. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.
  • Ohelo, A. N., & Rouse, S. V. (2006, May). Personality traits and the enjoyment of specific types of film. Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, New York, NY.
  • Ostrom, A., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2012). Spirituality: Social Support, Self-Development and Healing in Domestic Violence Survivors. Presented at the Western Psychological Association Convention, San Francisco, CA, April 26-29.
  • Pak, K., & Bui, K. T. (2013, April). Capstone courses: Applying skills and knowledge of Undergraduate Psychology Training. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Western Psychological Association, Reno, NV.
  • Perry, J., Krumrei, E. J., Harriger, J. (2012, August). The effects of perfectionism and self expectations on athletic performance improvement. Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Orlando, FL.
  • Portwood, C., Kliest, V., & Bui, K. T. (2008, August). The effects of parental involvement on children's years of post-secondary education. Presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.
  • Procter, K. & Rouse, S. V. (2012, November). Personality and physical responses to music. Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Camarillo, CA. 
  • Purcar, E. V., Thompson, D., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2013). College Student Identity and Emotional Intelligence. Presented at the National conference on Undergraduate Research. La Crosse, Wisconsin, April 11-13.
  • Reynolds, A., Krumrei, E. J., & Martinez, T. (2012, May). Identity achievement as a mediator between family environment and college adjustment. Stanford Undergraduate Psychology Conference, Stanford, CA.
  • Rouse, S. V., Haas, H. A., Eastman, K. D., & Lammert, B. C. (2016, January). Biblical beliefs differentiating religiously fundamentalist and non-fundamentalist Christians. Annual Convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA. 
  • Roemer, C. & Rouse, S. V. (2013, November). Effects of Facebook on mood. Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Whittier, CA. 
  • Rush, R. A., & Bui, K. T. (2006, May). Family factors promoting academic achievement among potential first-generation students. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY.
  • Rush, R., Bauer, L., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2006). The effects of misleading information on the recognition and recall of false memories for highly positive, highly negative, and neutral emotional pictorial stories. Presented at the 18th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY, May 25-28.
  • Scafidi, T., & Bui, K. T. (2007, May). Gender comparisons of math grades and scores on standardized math test. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.
  • Shelby, S., Miller-Perrin, C., & Thompson, D. (2014). Identity Development as a Mediator of General Life Purpose and Perceived Well-Being among University Students. Western Psychological Association Convention, Portland, OR, April 24-27.
  • Shilling, D., Miller-Perrin, C., & Mancuso, E. (2016). The Effect of Mobile Health Applications on Health Behaviors. Presented at the Association for Psychological Science Convention, Chicago, IL, May 26-29.
  • Shipp, R. & Miller-Perrin, C. (2010). Mediators of Child Psychological Maltreatment: The Role of Coping strategies, Family functioning, and Social Support. Presented at the Western Psychological Association Convention, Cancun, Mexico, April 22-25.
  • Siegmund, C., Harriger, J., & Bauer, L.M. (2011, May). Sexist events and psychological distress in women: Examining the relationship with self-objectification and the role of coping. Poster presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Steele, A., Miller-Perrin, C., & Bui, K. (2010). Effects of Religiosity and Forgiveness: Decisions within a Jury Setting. Presented at the Western Psychological Association Convention, Cancun, Mexico, April 22-25.
  • Thompson, D., David, G., Webb, J., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2014). Life Purpose Development Among University Faculty. Western Psychological Association Convention, Portland, OR, April 24-27.
  • Trammell, J.P., & De La Torre, L. (May 2014). Interacting with therapy dogs, stress reduction, and exam performance. Poster presented at the 26thannual meeting of the American Psychological Society, San Francisco, CA.
  • Trammell, J.P., MacRae, P., Tseng, A., McDowell, A.K., & Hunt, C.O. (May 2014). Steps Walked is Positively Correlated with Reasoning and Memory in Older Adults. Poster presented at the 26th annual meeting of the American Psychological Society, San Francisco, CA.
  • Travis, R., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2014). The Association between Parent and Children's Knowledge and Attitudes Toward Mental Illness. Presented at the Association for Psychological Science Convention,San Francisco, CA, May 22-25, 2014.
  • Turner, S., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2009). Examining the Relationship of Emotional Intelligence, Faith and Spirituality, and Perceived Well-Being. Presented at the Western Psychological Association Convention, Portland, OR, April 23-26.
  • Varner, A., Bauer, L., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2010). The Relationship between Cognitive Style, Aesthetic Evaluation, and Emotional Arousal. Presented at the Western Psychological Association Convention, Cancun, Mexico, April 22-25.
  • Wang, I., Rouse, S., & Krumrei-Mancuso, E. J. (2015, May). The virtual self: Avatar and individual determinants of mood. Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY. 
  • Woods, S., & Miller-Perrin, C.L. (2013). A Functional Assessment of Non-suicidal Self Injury and its Correlates. Presented at the American Psychological Association Convention, Honolulu, HI, July 31- August 4.
  • Wootten, J., Rouse, S. V., & Miller-Perrin, C. L. (2010, April). Differences in healthy religions orientation among Catholics and Protestants. Annual Convention of the Western Psychological Association. Cancun, Mexico.
  • Yang, K., Martinez, T., & Krumrei, E. J. (2012, May). Factors related to undergraduate gerontological career interest: A study of links between intergenerational connectedness and ageism. Stanford Undergraduate Psychology Conference, Stanford, CA.
  • Young, J., Krumrei, E. J., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2012, May). The relationship among parental marital status, perceived parental conflict, and aggression. Stanford Undergraduate Psychology Conference, Stanford, CA.
  • Zhang, S., Bui, K., Mancuso, E., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2016). The Reciprocal Relations between Self-Compassion and Romantic Relationship Variables. Presented at the Association for Psychological Science Convention, Chicago, IL, May 26-29.

*bolded names designate student contributors.