LAB MEMBERS

GRADUATE/POST-GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS:

 
































































Delaney Diehl (Industrial/Organizational Psychology Student; Graduate Assistant)
            

         
  T'kara Mullins, M.A. (Post-Graduate Applied 
  Experimental Psychology Student; Adjunct Instructor UWF)
  UWF Graduate Research Assistantship Recipient
  Outstanding Psychology Student Award 2015
  Junior & Senior Excellency Award 2014, 2015
  Best Undergraduate Poster- Student Scholar Symposium 2015

  
  
 
Evan Harris (Applied Experimental Psychology Student)








 Arielle Ramey (Applied Experimental Psychology Student)

UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS:

 
Gabrielle Thomas (Psychology Undergraduate)









 
 Sonia Yanovsky (Psychology Undergraduate)
 Psychology Junior Excellence Award 2017
 Psychology B.S. Outstanding Student Award 2018, 2019







Jamie Adkinson (Psychology Undergraduate)









Hannah Mock (Psychology Undergraduate)









Ashli Barnes (Psychology Undergraduate)










Liz Shin (Psychology Undergraduate)
Dillon Berry (Psychology Undergraduate)
Ali McRae (Psychology B.A. Outstanding Student Award 2019)




WHERE ARE LAB MEMBERS TODAY?
  • Brandon Garipay (Global HR Operations Associate at the Walt Disney Company)
  • Anasuya Gutierrez, MSW (Counselor at PACE Center for Girls)

STUDENT PRESENTATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS (IN BOLD):
  • Rainey, V. R., Flores, V., Silton, R. L., Gjorgieva, E., & Speed, E. (under review). Language brokering and psychological adjustment in emerging adulthood: Exploring cultural values as moderators. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development.
  • Arruda, J., Wyatt, K., Drinkwater, E., & Rainey, V. R. (in press). The double flash visual evoked potential P2: A reliability study. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback. 
  • Rainey, V. R., Flores-Lamb, V., Gjorgieva, E., & Speed, E. (March, 2017). Cultural protective   factors for the psychological health of language brokering children and adolescents. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development Conference, Austin,    TX.  
  • Wheatley, K., Rainey, V. R., & Blalock, L. (March, 2017). Effects of age and ADHD diagnosis on cognitive training. Poster presented at the Southeastern Psychological Association Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA.
  • Dirienzo, M., Speed, E., & Rainey, V. R. (April, 2016). Grit and conscientiousness as predictors of academic achievement in college. Poster presented at the Southeastern Psychological Association Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA.
  • Arruda, J., Wyatt, K., Drinkwater, E., & Rainey, V. R. (April, 2016). The double flash visual evoked potential P2: A reliability study. Paper presented at the Southeastern Psychological Association Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA.
  • Mullins, T., & Rainey, V. R. (April, 2017). Validation of a new child-friendly modified Stroop task using event-related potentials. Poster presented at the University of West Florida’s Summer Student Symposium, Pensacola, FL.
  • Ramey, A., & Rainey, V. R. (April, 2017). That’s not medically necessary: Insurance coverage of autism therapies. Poster presented at the University of West Florida’s Summer Student Symposium, Pensacola, FL.
  • Arruda, J., Wyatt, K., Drinkwater, E., Rainey, V. R. (April, 2016). The double flash visual evoked potential P2: A reliability study. Poster presented at the University of West Florida’s Summer Student Symposium, Pensacola, FL.
  • Speed, E., & Rainey, V. R. (April, 2016). Protective factors for language brokers' mental health. Poster presented at the University of West Florida’s Summer Student Symposium, Pensacola, FL. **1st place Undergraduate Psychology poster & 2nd place Undergraduate College of Health poster**
  • Dirienzo, M., Speed, E., Moore, R., & Rainey, V. R. (April, 2016). Predictors of success: The effects of personality factors and executive function on academic achievement in college students. Poster presented at the University of West Florida’s Summer Student Symposium, Pensacola, FL.
  • Dirienzo, M., Speed, E., & Rainey, V. R. (August, 2015). Predictors of success: The effects of grit on academic achievement in college students. Poster presented at the University of West Florida’s Summer Student Symposium, Pensacola, FL.
  • Dirienzo, M., & Rainey, V. R. (April, 2015). Introduction to OpenSesame: Overview and analysis of software and experimental capabilities. Poster presented at the University of West Florida’s Student Scholars Symposium, Pensacola, FL.
  • Donovan, M., & Rainey, V. R. (April, 2015). Spirituality and grit. Poster presented at the University of West Florida’s Student Scholars Symposium, Pensacola, FL.
  • Speed, E., & Rainey, V. R. (April, 2015). When teens translate: A literature review of language brokering in adolescents. Poster presented at the University of West Florida’s Student Scholars Symposium, Pensacola, FL.
  • Sandino, M., & Rainey, V. R. (April, 2015). The Effectiveness of Art Therapy: A Review. Poster presented at the University of West Florida’s Student Scholars Symposium, Pensacola, FL.
LAB ALUMNI:
  • Scott Baker
  • Maylin DiRienzo (Psychology Department Undergraduate Excellence Award 2015; Summer Undergraduate Research Program Recipient 2015)
  • Tiana Kaestner
  • Rachel Moore
  • Emily Palmier
  • Melissa Sandino
  • Emily Speed (Best Undergraduate Psychology Poster- Student Scholar Symposium 2016; 2nd Place Undergraduate Psychology Poster College of Health- Student Scholar Symposium 2016)
  • Lindsey Telles
  • Kyle Weichman (Psychology Department Outstanding Graduate Student Award 2015; UWF Graduate Research Assistantship Recipient)