Current Projects

Past Projects

These are a few of the projects we have completed in the past.

Members of the "A Lab" Research Team

Graduate Students

CoSupervisor - Kelly Whaling graduated from CSU, Dominguez Hills, summa cum laude with a major in psychology and a minor in biology. She is currently obtaining her M.A. in clinical psychology (expected May 2015) at CSUN. Kelly’s educational goal is to earn a Ph.D. in clinical psychology, and her career goal is to teach at a university and research mood disorders and suicidal ideation in ethnic minority populations. In her free time, Kelly enjoys animal rescue, hiking, gardening, and going to Disneyland!

CoSupervisor - Farin Bakhtiari is a master's student in general experimental psychology. She has a bachelor's degree in psychology, and she works for the Psychology Department and the Psychology Research Area at CSUN. Her goals are to complete a Ph.D. and become a professor where she can teach future helping professionals and provide workshops in the community. Her interests include hiking, dancing, poem performance, playing basketball, trying new things, learning about life, and laughing.

Nouha Hallak is a master's student in clinical psychology. She has a bachelor's degree in psychology from CSUN. Her educational goal is to complete a doctorate in clinical psychology, and her career goal is to be a practicing psychotherapist and teach classes in higher education. Her interests include cooking gourmet meals, music, and traveling.

Jaclyn Gross is a master's student in clinical psychology. She has a bachelor's degree in psychology with a minor in family studies from CSUN. In addition to being a research assistant, she is a volunteer listener for the a crisis helpline. Also, she is currently the president of the CSUN chapter of the Psi Chi International Honor Society. She is interested in pursuing a Ph.D. in clinical psychology. Her career goal is to help stigmatized populations.

Natusuko Jacobson is a master's student in social work. She has a bachelor's degree in psychology from CSUN. Her goal is to complete her degree in social work where she can make a difference by working in the helping profession.

Undergraduate Students

 

Recent Past Students

  • Alexander Reid is working on his Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Studies at The University of Connecticut.
  • Dani Yomtov is currently working on his Ph.D. in Education: Measurement, Evaluation, and Assessment at The University of Connecticut.
  • Kayleigh Welsh is working on her Ph.D. in school psychology at UC, Santa Barbara.
  • Paige Seegan is working on her Ph.D. in clinical psychology at Texas Tech University.