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Ashley Howell Breaks Down the Science of Fear

Psychology graduate student Ashley Howell

By Juliana Scheiderer ’16 Why are some people more fearful than others? What makes certain people at risk for developing anxiety disorders? How does anxiety affect substance abuse? These are the questions currently facing sixth-year psychology doctoral candidate Ashley Howell as she conducts her research. “I’ve always been very fascinated […]

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October 6, 2015 at 3:42 pmNews

Howell Awarded Fellowship for Fear Stimuli Study

Ashley Howell

Ashley Howell, a doctoral candidate in Clinical Psychology, was awarded the Donald Clippinger Graduate Fellowship for the 2015-16 school year. Her project is on “Testing anxiety-related mechanisms of threat interpretation bias and Pavlovian-conditioned fear generalization under conditions of logical ambiguity: A de novo stimulus discrimination paradigm.” How are we able […]

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May 12, 2015 at 3:17 pmNews

Howell Presents on Impact of Drinking Motives Among College Students

Ashley Howell presented “Fear of Positive Evaluation and Alcohol Use Problems Among College Students: The Unique Impact of Drinking Motives” at a symposium at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies annual convention Nov. 20-23 in Philadelphia. Howell is a Psychology graduate student at Ohio University. Dr. Justin Weeks, Assistant […]

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November 26, 2014 at 10:54 amResearch