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Thurs, July 27, 2017

2:00 - 5:00 PM

Workshop: 7-Step Integrative Healing Model
​Location: TBA

5:00-6:30 PM

Reception for National Academy of Sciences Meeting Attendants (ICP Conference participants invited)
Co-sponsored by the Dyson Center for Global Psychology
​Location: Bianco Room

Friday, July 28, 2017

9:00 - 3:00 PM

Workshop: Ethical Framework for Global Mental Health
​Location: TBD

9:00-4:00 PM

Outgoing ICP Board Meeting – Machiko Fukuhara, President
Psychology Dept Rm 1319 (Building: 41 Park Row)

4:00 PM

PANEL: US Psychology in a Globalizing Science
US National Committee for Psychological Science, National Academy of Sciences
Location: Psychology Dept Rm 1321 (Building: 41 Park Row)

5:00 PM

Cosponsored by the Dyson College Center for Global Psychology
​Welcome – Machiko Fukuhara, President
Location: Bianco Room

Saturday, July 29, 2017

8:30 AM

Registration and Coffee
Location: Bianco Room

9:00-5:00 PM

Posters and InAbsentia Posters
Location: Bianco Room available throughout the conference

9:00-9:30 AM

Opening Remarks: Jean Lau Chin, Conference Chair and President-Elect
Welcome Remarks: Sonia Suchday, Dyson College Center for Global Psychology ​
Logistics: Andrew Simon
Location: Bianco Room

9:30-10:30 AM

Janel Gauthier, President of the International Association of Applied Psychology, 2016 ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH AND SERVICE AWARD recipient
Location: Bianco Room

10:30-11:00 AM

BREAK – Time for Posters
​Location: Bianco Room

11:00-11:20 AM

PAPER: From Cognitive Screening To Scanning: Neuropsychology & Neuroimaging In Dementia Diagnosis
Swati Bajpai, Saroj Yadav, Ashima Nehra and A.B Dey
Location: Room W-621

PAPER: Psychology & Gender: An Ineludible Historical Debt
Ana Guil
Location: Room W-622

PAPER: Cognitive and Personality Determinants of Memory Misinformation
Adrabo Soliman, Rania Alfat, and Fatima H. Alkuwari
Location: Room W-617

11:00-12:00 PM 

SYMPOSIUM: Discussions of Research on Globalization, Culture, and Health
Andréa Sonenberg, Keville Fredrickson, Rhonda Maneval, Carol ​Roye, Alsacia L. Sepulveda-Pacsi
​Location: Room W-612

11:00-12:30 PM

FORUM #1: Global and Diverse Research Leadership
Jean Lau Chin, Chair; ​Craig Shealy, Toshi Sasao, Rob Elkington, Arthur Roh, Renee Staton, Lee Sternberger, ​Devin Thornburg, Marco Aponte-Moreno, Lindy Brewster
Location: Bianco Room
This Forum will identify a common problem and apply its work to leadership development to address contemporary problems for a diverse and global society.

SYMPOSIUM: Violence Against Women Around the World
Carolyn Springer, Janet Sigal, and Florence Denmark
Location: Room W-628

11:30-11:50 AM


PAPER: Psychosocial Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults Diagnosed with Cancer
Gwendolyn Quinn
Location: Room W-621

PAPER: A Qualitative Inquiry into the Need for Community-based Psychotherapy for Sex-Trafficked Women in Russia
Kaitlin R. Hollis
Location: Room W-622

PAPER: Philianalysis: Foundations for the Psychology of Solitary Love
Elison Santos
Location: Room W-617

12:00-12:20 PM

PAPER: Overweight & Neurocognitive Functioning: Unraveling the Antagonistic Relationship in Adolescents
Swati Bajpai and SPK Jena
Location: Room W-621

PAPER: A Good Example of Integration of Immigrants in Istanbul: Women’s Club
Nezihe Atilgan, Bihter Dazkir Erdendogdu, Sumeyye Balci
Location: Room W-622

PAPER: Second Language Acquisition (SLA): Determinants for Successful Second Language Acquisition
Ia Aptarashvili, Mzia Tsereteli, Natia Gaprindashvili
Location: Room W-617

12:30-1:30 PM

LUNCH – Time to Visit Posters
​Location: Bianco Room

1:30-1:50 PM

PAPER: Media and Social Dissent: At the Crossroads of Otherness and Psychopathology
Samuel Ballou
​Location: Room W-623

1:30-2:30 PM

SYMPOSIUM: Human Rights Violations on a Global Scale: Sex Trafficking
​Nancy M. Sidun, Imma Barron, Louise B. Silverstein
​Location: Room W-612

1:30-3:00 PM

SYMPOSIUM: I am Psyched!: The Inspiring and Lives of Women of Color in ​US Psychology
​Shari E. Miles-Cohen, Chair; Jean Lau Chin, ​Carlotta M. Arthur, ​Maria Elena Torre, Roseanne Flores
​Location: Room W-628

1:30-5:00 PM

FORUM #2: The Endangered People and Children, Human Rights World Summit 2017
Sandra E. Neil (Australia) Chair; Roswith Roth (Austria); Jason Wynter (Jamaica); Machiko Fukuhara (Japan); Justina E. Aire ( Grenada); Ann Marie O’Roark (USA); Andrew Simon (USA); Chris Mulchay (USA); Sofia Sousa (Australia); Denrich Suryadi (Indonesia)
This Forum will discuss the goals and issues at the 2017 Human Rights World Summit in New York.
Location: Room W-622

2:00-2:20 PM

PAPER: Grieving the Loss-of-Self: Challenges in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Self-Management
Lucille R. Ferrara, Joanne Singleton, Kyeongra Yang, Keville Frederickson
Location: Room W-621

PAPER: Black Sheep Get the Blues: A Meta-Analytic Review of Experimental Research on Social Rejection
Sumbleen Ali
Location: Room W-623

2:30-2:50 PM

PAPER: Contextualizing Well-Being in Hidden or Forgotten Minority Communities in Japan: A Social Justice Perspective
Toshi Sasao
Location: Room W-623

PAPER: Resilience in the Face of Tragedy: Mental Health & Resilience in Post Ebola Liberia
Gilberte Bastien
Location: Room W-621

3:00-3:30 PM

BREAK – Time to visit Posters
​Location: Bianco Room

3:30-3:50 PM

PAPER: Evaluating the Psychometric Properties of the Original Grit Scale Using Rasch Analysis in an Arab Adolescent Sample
Shaljan Areepattamannil and Myint Swe Khine
Location: Room W-624

PAPER: Personality Traits, Probability of Marital Infidelity and Risk of Divorce
Bahareh Zare
Location: Room W-623

3:30-5:00 PM

TOWN HALL MEETING: Celebrating ICP Present and Future Directions
Merry Bullock and Andrew Simon
Location: Bianco Room

This brain-storming session will begin with a review of past visioning activities in ICP, and a review of current ICP Present/Future Survey results. All are encouraged to attend to discuss ICP's longstanding and unique contributions to the landscape of international organizations.

SYMPOSIUM: Stress and Health in an Urban and Globalized World
Sonia Suchday, Suman Kapur, Christopher Godfrey, Charles Swencionis, Judith Wylie-Rosett, Maudry Lashley
Location: Room W-612

SYMPOSIUM: Qualitative Research's Impact on the Understanding of Subjectivity
Eliza Wierzbinska, Kelsey Power, Ting-Yung Tseng, Yocheved Keren
​Location: Room W-628

4:00-4:20 PM

PAPER: Cultural Impetuses and Impediments of Romantic Love: Historical and Global Review
Victor Karandashev
Location: Room W-623

4:30-4:50 PM

PAPER: Assessing Personality Traits in Ordinal Survey Data
Saman Muthukumarana
Location: Room W-624

6:00-8:00 PM

Oriental Garden (10 course menu; Optional at $60; must preregister)
​14 Elizabeth Street, New York, NY

Sunday, July 30, 2017



​Location: Bianco Room

9-9:20 AM

PAPER: Teaching Efficacy, Interpersonal, Intrapersonal Skills and Teaching Performance in the Tertiary School
Marie Paz H. Angeles
Location: Room W-621

PAPER: Interpersonalness of Trauma Moderates Effect of Personality on Suicidality in PTSD Patients
Yongjoon Yoo, Hyeon-Ju Park, Soowon Park, Maeng Je Cho, Seong-Jin Cho,
Soo-Hee Choi, and Jun-Young Lee
Location: Room W-617

9:00-10:00 AM

Chair: Josephine Tan – Awards Coordinator
Location: Room W-624

Joan Chrisler, 2016 Denmark-Grunwald Feminist Research and Service Award
ICP and Me

Anna Laura Comunian, 2016 Frances Mullen Award
Cross-cultural Similarity and Differences Related to Kindness and Moral Development

Swati Bajpai, 2017 Seisoh Sukemune/Bruce Bain Early Career Award
Development of Mental Stimulation and Differences Related to Kindness and Moral Development

9-10 AM

SYMPOSIUM: Issues in Internationalizing Psychology Education
Uwe P. Gielen, Harold Takooshian, Florence L. Denmark
​Location: Room W-612

INVITED FORUM: Psychology at the UN
Florence Denmark
​Location: Bianco Room

9:00-10:30 AM

FORUM #1, continued: Global and Diverse Leadership Forum
Jean Lau ​Chin, Craig Shealy, Toshi Sasao, Rob Elkington, Arthur Roh, Renee Staton, Lee ​Sternberger, Devin Thornburg, Marco Aponte-Moreno, and Lindy Brewster
Location: Room W-623

9:00-11:00 AM

SYMPOSIUM: Building Safe Societies: Understanding Attitudes and ​Actions Relevant to Aggression, War and Peace via Bronfenbrennar’s Ecological ​Systems in Cultural Context during Identity Development
​Sherri McCarthy (Organizer), Kelvin VasquezLuna, Natallia Yesaulenka, ​Alejandra Padilla, Gilberto Galindo, Carina Fulquez, Victor ​Karandashev, Luis Alfredo Padilla
Location: Room W-628

9:30-9:50 AM

PAPER: Cultural Shaping of Trauma: Comparative Study of Syrian and Afghani Refugees in Germany and the US
Shaifali Sandhya
Location: Room W-617

PAPER: Effort Investment and Family Climate: The Mediating Role of Hope and Loneliness
Malka Margalit
Location: Room W-621

10-10:20 AM

PAPER: The Impact of Comfort with Non-professional Help Seeking on Psychological Distress and Social Support among International College Students
Suchun Dong, Sonia Suchday
Location: Room W-621

PAPER: Psychological Distress of Filipino Deaf: Role of Vulnerabilities, Self-Efficacy, and Social Support
Marcella Sintos
Location: Room W-617

10-10:30 AM

INVITED PAPER: History of Psychology Archives
David Baker
​Location: Bianco Room

10:30-11 AM

BREAK – Time for posters

11:00-11:20 AM

PAPER: The Importance of Including Culture when Teaching Statistics
Susan A. Nolan and Andrew F. Simon
​Location: Room W-621

PAPER: Perceived Quality of Corporate Governance as Predictors of Intellectual Capital
Oluwarantimi Ojowuro
Location: Room W-622

11:00-12:00 PM

SYMPOSIUM: Industrial-Organizational Psychology and Social Change: From ​Local to Global
Chair: Harold Takooshian
Presenters: Melissa Woroschinki, Stuart C. Carr
Discussants: Carolyn Springer, Suzanne Roff
​Location: Room W-612

11:00-12:30 PM

INVITED SYMPOSIUM: FOOTPRINTS & VISIONS: Former Presidents Reflect on ​Their Program Themes & Hopes for ICP’S Future
Chair: ​Ann Marie O’Roark, USA
Co- Chairs: ​​Chok Hiew, CANADA, Dennis. Trent, ENGLAND, Elisa Margaona, MEXICO
Former Presidents: Elisa Margaona; Florence L. Denmark 1988; Uwe P. ​Gielen; Sandra E.S.Neil; Frank Farley; Roswith Roth; Dennis Trent; Anna Laura ​Comunian; Chok Hiew; Consuelo Barreda-Hanson; Ann Marie O’Roark.
​Location: Bianco Room

WORKSHOP: Women and Mental Health
​Javita Nauth, V. Prafulla Ragireddy
​Location: Room W-617

WORKSHOP: Healing through Groups in the Wake of Terrorism and Natural Disasters
​Shoshana Ben-Noam
​Location: Room W-624

11:30-11:50 AM

PAPER: The Impact of School Environmental Factors to the Motor Development of Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Hannah Lois Y. Pancho
Location: Room W-621

PAPER: Influence of Personal Factors on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Organizations
Amit Jain, Leena Chatterjee, and Abhishek Goel
Location: Room W-622

12:00-12:20 PM

Perspectives in Cultural Clinical Psychology and Their Relevance to Teaching and Research
Josephine C. H. Tan
Location: Room W-621

Interdisciplinary Study on Patient-Doctor Relationship at Medical Settings
Naoki Asazuma
Location: Room W-622

12:30-1:30 PM

Awards for Student Posters
Posters in InAbsentia,
ICP Awards 
Location: Bianco Room

1:30-1:50 PM

PAPER: Guyana and Community-Based Conservation
​Julie Pellman
​Location: Room W-623

PAPER: The Motivational Effects of Teachers’ Disciplinary Styles on Secondary School Students in Nigeria
Ocheho ThankGod Ugbede
Location: Room W-621

1:30-2:30 PM

Machiko Fukuhara
Official public handing of the flag to the incoming president by the outgoing president and Appreciation Awards
Location: Room W-622

2:00-2:20 PM

PAPER: Psychological Costs of Development for Youth in Sikkim, India
​Rashmi Jaipal
​Location: Room W-623

PAPER: International Psychology: What Students and Supervisors Need to Know
Uwe Gielen, Judy Kuriansky
Location: Room W-621

2:30-3 PM BREAK

3:00-3:20 PM

PAPER: Bringing Action Research (Back) to Psychology
​Andrew F. Simon
​Locations: Room W-621

3:00-3:30 PM

PAPER: Empowering Humans and Society: The Humanistic, ​Revolutionary and Ground-breaking Approach of Rational Emotive Behavior ​Therapy
​Debbie Joffe Ellis
​Location: Room W-623

3:00-4:30 PM

WORKSHOP: Developing Cultural Intelligence with Mindfulness Practice
Sophie Revillard Kaufman, Sue Maxam
Location: Room W-624

WORKSHOP: Advances in QIGONG: An Awareness & Experiential Update--2017 International Travel Insights
Chok Hiew, Ann Marie O’Roark
Location: Room W-617

SYMPOSIUM: Well-being & Spiritual /Religious practices in India
Sonia Suchday, Anjali Jain, Kamlesh Singh, Kamlesh Singh, Anjali Jain, Dalbir Singh, and Anthony F. Santoro
Location: Room W-628

3:00-6:30 PM

Jean Lau Chin
​Location: Room W-622

4:30-5:00 PM

​Location: Bianco Room

7:00-9:00 PM

Madison Bistro (Optional at $75; must preregister)
​Location:238 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10016

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