2020-21 Colloquium Schedule

All colloquiums will be held virtually via Zoom at 12-1pm. Please RSVP to receive via the posted links to receive Zoom information for the event. If RSVP link is not yet posted, please send an email to psychology@georgetown.edu for additional information.

October 2, 2020

Speaker: Dr. Dagmar (Dasa) Zeithamova, University of Oregon

Location: Virtual

Title: Memory representations supporting conceptual knowledge

Abstract: TBD

Faculty host: Dr. Chandan Vaidya

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November 6, 2020

Speaker: Dr. Sherry Molock, George Washington University

Location: Virtual

Title: Suicide Prevention for Youth from Communities of Color

Abstract: This presentation is designed to provide mental health practitioners and advocates with information on evidence-based suicide prevention strategies and methods for adolescents and young adults from communities of color. The session will focus on considering suicide prevention strategies that are culturally salient and relevant and explore how our own cultural backgrounds shape the therapeutic process. Learning Objectives: Learn new information about suicide prevention with focus on suicide prevention for youth from communities of color; Apply knowledge about suicide prevention in ways that are culturally relevant to youth from communities of color; Understand the importance of using a culturally salient approach in suicide prevention, risk assessment and referral practices

Faculty Host: Dr. Yulia Chentsova-Dutton

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December 4, 2020

Speaker: Dr. Koraly Pérez-Edgar, Pennsylvania State University

Location: Virtual

Title: TBD

Abstract: TBD

Faculty Hosts: Dr. Rebecca Ryan