South Carolina Psychological Association

  Advancing Psychology for a Better South Carolina


The South Carolina Psychological Association would like to thank everyone who helped make this year's convention a success!  Below are the results from our student poster competition!  Congratulations!!

SCPA Student Poster Competition 2018

Winners in Undergraduate Student Category

1st Place --Mel Bussard, Lander University

Is religion a source of comfort or concern regarding death anxiety?

2nd Place--Dallas S. Thompson, Lander University

Death, Love, and Politics: Effects of Mortality Salience and Political Agreement on Romantic Commitment 

3rd Place--Alexandra Gilbert, Columbia College

Examining the Effects of Perceived Social Support and Race/Ethnicity on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms in Veterans

Winners in Graduate Student Category

1st Place--Andrew T. Schramm, and Kinjal Pandya, University of South Carolina Columbia

Decreases in experiential avoidance predict PTSD symptom improvement and remission in inpatient adolescents

2nd Place--Jonathan Burton and Destiny Willis,

The Influence of Depressive Symptoms  on FRN Amplitude: An EEG Study

3rd Place=--Ty’Keyana Mickles, Conley Waters, Kaitlan Hozey, and Wesley Brison,University of South Carolina Aiken

Error Awareness in Athletes During a Response Inhibition Task: An EEG Study

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SCPA appreciates and values each of our members and their commitment to both the association and the field of psychology. Through SCPA, you have the opportunity to contribute to the development of psychology in the state of South Carolina, attend continuing education events, and network with colleagues.  

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