Susan White, Doddridge Saxon Chairholder, Professor in Clinical Psychology, Director, Center for Youth Development and Intervention

Gordon Palmer 375 | (205) 348-5083 | swwhite1@ua.edu

https://swwhite.people.ua.edu

  • Developmental psychopathology
  • evidence-based assessment and treatment
  • intervention research
  • neurodevelopmental disorders such as autism
  • ADHD
  • learning disorders

 

Jennifer Cox

Jennifer Cox, Associate Professor

255-A Gordon Palmer Hall | (205) 348-5083 | jennifer.m.cox@ua.edu

http://jmcox.people.ua.edu/

  • the interplay between psychological assessment and the legal system
  • conceptualization and assessment of psychopathic personality (psychopathy)
  • influence of psychological expert testimony on legal decision making
  • how legal decision makers understand and consider psychopathy evidence during the trial process

Kristina McDonald

Kristina McDonald, Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies

257AA Gordon Palmer Hall | (205) 348-6320 | klmcdonald2@ua.edu

http://klmcdonald.people.ua.edu/

  • precursors and consequences for youth who endorse hostile social motivations
  • how friendship interactions may influence social cognitions
  • how social context (e.g., school diversity) may affect peer relationships
  • how physiological reactivity to social threat interacts with social cognitions to predict behavior