News & Events

    • 02
    • Dec

Dr. Usher Gives Keynote in Korea

Dr. Ellen Usher was invited to serve as a keynote speaker at Korea University's annual conference sponsored by the Brain and Motivation Research Institute (bMRI). The conference theme was “Identity, Self-Efficacy, and Goals in Adolescent Motivation." Dr. Usher spoke about the sources and effects of students' and teachers' self-efficacy. She also took part in a panel discussion with motivation researchers Dr. Mimi...
    • 16
    • Nov
  LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 12, 2015) — When Danelle Stevens-Watkins was completing her post-doctoral year as a visiting assistant professor seven years ago in counseling psychology at the University of Kentucky, she was exposed to something that would impact her entire career trajectory. "I saw a need I had never seen before," she said. While being mentored by Carl Leukefeld, professor and chair of the UK...
    • 03
    • Nov
Della Mosley, a counseling psychology doctoral student, is on the cover of this month's issue of GradPsych Magazine!  Her work for racial justice is highlighted as is the website she created as a supplement for a workshop entitled Student Led Activism: Mobilizing for Justice Post #Ferguson that she co-led at APA with counseling psychology faculty members, Dr. Candice Crowell...