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Symposium: A Quantitiave Evaluation of New Fatherhood–Implications for Policy and Practice, 8/6/2015 Thu 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM, Convention Centre Room 716B, Divisions: 43, 51, 54 (Collab)

Chair: Brian P. Cole, PhD

Symposium: Enhancing Men’s Lives—Clinical, Qualitative, and Quantitative Approaches, 8/6/2015 Thu 12:00 PM – 12:50 PM, Convention Centre Room 205C, Divisions: 8, 17, 19, 32, 39, 44, (CE)

Chair: Gary R. Brooks, PhD, Independent Practice, Temple, TX

William Elder, PhD, Baylor University: Title: Qualitative Research in the Sexual Self-Schemas of Heterosexual Men and Gay Men

Shehzad Jooma, PhD, Baylor University: Title: Men’s Reactions to Variants of Self-Disclosure in Male Therapists

Discussant: Ronald F. Levant, EdD, MBA, University of Akron

Symposium: Recent Methodological Advances in the Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 8/6/2015 Thu 1:00 PM – 1:50 PM, Convention Centre Room 206F, Divisions: 8, 12, 17, (CE)

Chair: Ronald F. Levant, EdD, MBA, University of Akron

Joel Wong, PhD, Indiana University Bloomington: Title: Testing the Causal Effect of Activating Subjective Masculinity Experiences on Self-Esteem, Ronald F. Levant, EdD, MBA, , Matthew Welsh, MS, Purdue University, Andrew M. Zaitsoff, MS, Indiana University Bloomington, Matthew Garvin, BA, Bowling Green State University, Daniel King, MS, Indiana University Bloomington, et a

Eric R. McCurdy, MA, University of Akron: Title: Moderated Mediation of the Relationship Between Masculinity Ideology and Energy Drink Use, Tyler C. Bradstreet, MS, Texas Tech University, Mike C. Parent, PhD, Texas Tech University, Ronald F. Levant, EdD, MBA, University of Akron, Christy Hlavaty,, University of Akron, Keiko McCullough,, University of Akron, et a

Ronald F. Levant, EdD, MBA, : Title: Examination of the General Factor Structure of Short Forms of Three Masculinity Measures, Rosalie Hall, PhD, Durham University, Ingrid K. Weigold, PhD, University of Akron, Emily N. Karakis, MA, Cleveland State University, Keiko McCullough,, University of Akron, Ross Cogan, BA, University of Akron, et al.

Discussant: Aaron B. Rochlen, PhD, University of Texas at Austin

Symposium: Feminist Critiques of O’Neil’s (2015) Book Men Gender Role Conflict, 8/6/2015 Thu 2:00 PM – 2:50 PM, Convention Centre Room 202D, Divisions: 8, 17, 35, 39, 44 (CE)

Chair: James M. O’Neil, PhD, University of Connecticut

James M. O’Neil, PhD, : Title: Theoretical Models, Research, Therapeutic Implications of Men Gender Roles

Carol Z. Enns, PhD, Cornell College: Title: Gender, Intersectionality, Social Context: A Critique of Men’s Gender Role Conflict

Martin Heesacker, PhD, University of Florida: Title: Contextual Masculinity: A Critique of Men’s Gender Role Conflicts, Steven J. Snowden, MS, University of Florida

Symposium: Understanding Men’s Health in Context, 8/6/2015 Thu 3:00 PM – 3:50 PM, Convention Centre Room 103B, Divisions: 8, 17, 32, 38, 44

Chair: Zoe D. Peterson, PhD, University of Missouri–St. Louis

Richard P. Achiro, PhD, Alliant International University–Los Angeles: Title: Excessive Workout Supplement Use: An Emerging Eating Disorder in Men, Peter S. Theodore, PhD, Alliant International University–Los Angeles

Michael A. Hoyt, PhD, City University of New York Hunter College: Title: Masculine Threat, Emotion-Regulating Coping, and Adjustment in Young Adults With Testicular Cancer

Zoe D. Peterson, PhD, : Title: Men As Victims of Sexual Coercion in Heterosexual Couples With Infertility

Discussant: Peter S. Theodore, PhD

Skill-Building Session: Learning From Others—A Workshop in Gender Empathy, 8/07/2015 Fri, 9:00-10:50 Convention Centre Room 101.

Chairs: Holly B. Sweet, PhD, Cambridge Center for Gender Relations, Brookline, MA, & Fredric E. Rabinowitz, PhD, University of Redlands

Ryon C. McDermott, PhD, University of South Alabama: Title: Everyday Traumas: Constructing Masculinity in a Small Town

Ryan A. McKelley, PhD, University of Wisconsin–La Crosse: Title: Poker or Performance? Gender Bonding in Higher Education

Terri Morse, MA, Essex County Mental Health, Elizabethtown, NY: Title: Ups and Downs in My Gender-Role Journey

Alex Rowell, MA, Alliant International University–San Diego: Title: Shedding Light on Gender Empathy Through Personal Experiences

Inga B. Schowengerdt, PhD, Independent Practice, Newburyport, MA: Title: Coming Full Circle: Pivotal Experiences With Gender Empathy in Adolescence and Working With Teens

Symposium: After Military Sexual Trauma–Understanding Individual and Family Outcomes and Barriers to Care. 8/07/2015 Fri, 9:00-9:50 Convention Centre Room 714A. Divisions 19, 35, 51 (Collab)

Chair: Rebecca K. Blais, PhD.

Symposium: Effective Group Therapy for Male Veterans With PTSD—Examining Therapeutic Engagement and Impact, 8/7/2015 Fri 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM, Convention Centre Room 206E, Divisions: 12, 17, 44, 49, (CE)

Chair: David Shepard, PhD, California State University–Fullerton

Duncan Shields, PhD, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Discussant: Matt Englar-Carlson, PhD, California State University–Fullerton

Executive Committee Meeting, 8/7/2015 Fri 2:00 PM – 3:50 PM, Intercontinental Toronto Centre Hotel Halton Room,

Poster Session (F): [Poster session], 8/7/2015 Fri 4:00 PM – 4:50 PM, Convention Centre Exhibit Halls D and E.

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Symposium: Alternative Depression Symptomatology and Patterns for Men, 8/7/2015 Fri 5:00 PM – 5:50 PM, Convention Centre Room 711, Divisions: 12, 17, 19, 39

Chair: Aaron B. Rochlen, PhD, University of Texas at Austin

Daniel B. Singley, PhD, Center for Men’s Excellence, San Diego, CA: Title: Assessment and Psychosocial Correlates of Paternal Postpartum Depression

Matthew C. Genuchi, PhD, Boise State University: Title: Anger and Hostility As Externalizing Features of Depression in Men, Anthony J. Isacco, PhD, Chatham University

Michael J. Balsan, BA, University of Texas at Austin: Title: Subjective Experiences of Depression in a Community Sample of Men, Miranda M. Nadeau, BA, University of Texas at Austin, Aaron B. Rochlen, PhD, University of Texas at Austin

Discussant: Fredric E. Rabinowitz, PhD, University of Redlands

Innovative Session: Data Blitz–Current Research on Intersecting Social Identities. 8/8/2015 Sat 8:00 AM – 8:50 AM, Convention Centre Room 714B, Divsions 8, 9, 35, 44, 45, 51, APA Cmte ECP (Collab)

Chairs: Anne M. Koenig, PhD & Mindy J. Erchull, PhD

Symposium: Social Norms Approaches to the Psychology of Men and Masculinities—Three Conceptual Paradigms, 8/8/2015 Sat 9:00 AM – 9:50 AM, Convention Centre Room 203A, Divisions: 8, 12, 17, 19, 39, 49

Chair: Joel Wong, PhD, Indiana University Bloomington

Shu-Yi Wang, MS, Indiana University Bloomington: Title: Conformity to Masculine Norms and Mental Health Related Outcomes: A Meta-Analysis, I.S. Kieno Miller, MA, Indiana University Bloomington, Ringo Ho, PhD, Nanyang Technological University, Republic of Singapore, Joel Wong, PhD

Adam Fisher, MA, Indiana University Bloomington: Title: Subjective Masculine Norms in Singapore: A Mixed-Methods Study, Joel Wong, PhD, Indiana University Bloomington, Ringo Ho, PhD, , Shu-Yi Wang, MS, Indiana University Bloomington

Alexander Gomory, MS, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee: Title: Investigating Men’s Perceived Inexpressive Norms: Scale Development and Psychometric Properties, Edwin Ramos, MS, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, Angela Horn, MEd, Indiana University Bloomington, Joel Wong, PhD, Indiana University Bloomington

Symposium: Examining Gender, Masculinity, and Mental Health Service Utilization Among U.S. Military Veterans, 8/8/2015 Sat 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM, Convention Centre Room 203D, Divisions: 12, 17, 19, 32, 44, 49, (CE)

Chair: David E. Scheinfeld, PhD, Veterans Health Administration Centers of Excellence, Waco, TX

Jonathan D. Green, PhD, VA Boston Healthcare System, MA: Title: Veterans’ Barriers to Help-Seeking: Relationship Between Sex and Mental Health Service Utilization

Annie B. Fox, PhD, National Center for PTSD, Boston, MA: Title: Gender Differences in Attitudinal Barriers to Veterans’ Use of VA Mental Health Services

David E. Scheinfeld, PhD, : Title: The Moderation of Masculinity on Psychosocial Outcomes for Male Veterans Who Attend Outward Bound

Discussant: Gary R. Brooks, PhD, Independent Practice, Temple, TX

Invited Address: William Liu, 8/8/2015 Sat 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM, Convention Centre Room 205A,

William M. Liu, PhD, University of Iowa: Title: The Things They Carry: Homeless Men and Masculinities and the Meaning of Place and Identity

Presidential Address: David Shepard, 8/8/2015 Sat 2:00 PM – 2:50 PM, Intercontinental Toronto Centre Hotel Ballroom B.

David Shepard, PhD, California State University–Fullerton: Title: Men and Love

Fellows Address: Perry Halkitis, 8/8/2015 Sat 3:00 PM – 3:50 PM, Intercontinental Toronto Centre Hotel Ballroom B.

Perry N. Halkitis, PhD, MPH, New York University: Title: Emerging Into Manhood: The Health and Well-Being of Young Gay and Bisexual Men

Business Meeting: 8/8/2015 Sat 4:00 PM – 4:50 PM, Intercontinental Toronto Centre Hotel Ballroom B.

Social Hour: 8/8/2015 Sat 5:00 PM – 6:50 PM, Intercontinental Toronto Centre Hotel Ballroom B.

Symposium: The Intersection of Men’s Religion, Spirituality, and Masculinity. 8/9/2015 Sun 10:00 AM – 11:50 AM, Convention Centre 201C. Divisions 36, 51 (Collab)

Chairs: Anthony J. Isacco, PhD, & Jay C. Wade, PhD.

Conversation Hour: Internationalizing the Psychology of Men Through the Fulbright Program, 8/9/2015 Sun 10:00 AM – 11:50 AM, Convention Centre 201C.

Chair: James M. O’Neil, PhD, University of Connecticut

James M. O’Neil, PhD, : Title: James in Wonderland: My Russian Fulbright Revisited

Jay C. Wade, PhD, Independent Practice, Kerobokan, Bali, Indonesia: Title: Studying Increased Divorce Rates in Indonesia During My Fulbright Experience

Christopher Kilmartin, PhD, University of Mary Washington: Title: Alpine Postcards: A Fulbright Experience in Klagenfurt, Austria

Warren Spielberg, PhD, The New School: Title: Summons to a Challenge: My Fulbright at Al Quds University on the West Bank

Discussant: Puncky P. Heppner, PhD, University of Missouri–Columbia

 

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