2016-2017 Student Publications, Presentations and Awards

Publications

Bruni, T. P., & Hixson, M. D. (2017). Beyond sight words: Reading programs for people with intellectual disabilities. Behavioral Development Bulletin, 22, 249-257.

Bruni, T. P., Drevon, D. D., Hixson, M. D., Wyse, R., Corcoran, S. S., & Fursa, S. R. (2017). The effect of functional behavioral assessment on school-based interventions: A meta-analysis of single-case research. Psychology in the Schools, 54, 351-369. doi:10.1002/pits.22007

Bruni, T. P., Drevon, D., Hixson, M. D., Wyse, R. (2017). The Effect of Functional Behavioral Assessment on School Based Interventions: A Meta-Analysis of Single-Case Research. Psychology in the Schools, 54, 351-369.

Drevon, D. D., Fursa, S. R., & Malcolm, A. L. (2017). Intercoder reliability and validity of WebPlotDigitizer in extracting graphed data. Behavior Modification, 41, 323-339. doi:10.1177/0145445516673998

Presentations

Bengry, B. J., Drevon, D. D., Wyse, R. D., & Hixson, M. D. (2017). Use of the Evaluative Method to assess research rigor. Poster presented at the National Association of School Psychologists Annual Convention, San Antonio, TX.

Bruni, T. P., Hixson, M.D., Drevon, D. D., & Wyse, R. D. (2017). The effect of functional behavior assessment on school based interventions: A meta-analysis of single-case research. Paper presented at the Behavior Analysis Association of Michigan Convention, Ypsilanti, MI.

Bruni, T., & Hixson, M. D., (2016). The assessment of basic learning abilities: Predicting phonological awareness acquisition among learners with autism. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis International. Chicago, IL.

Drevon, D. D., Hixson, M. D., & Wyse, R. D., (2017). A meta-analytic investigation of the evidence for CICO. Paper presented at the National Association of School Psychologists Annual Convention, San Antonio, TX.

Drivas, M. K., Drevon, D. D., Chapman, B. N., Hixson, M. D., & Decker, D. M. (2017). Cover-copy-compare: Rate of word acquisition when sounding out. Poster presented at the National Association of School Psychologists Annual Convention, San Antonio, TX; and Student Research and Creative Endeavors Exhibition Annual Convention, Mt. Pleasant, MI.

Fisher, H., & Hixson, M. D. (2016). Analysis of an errorless compliance intervention with students with severe developmental disabilities. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis International. Chicago, IL.

Fodrocy, S. J., Peters, C. M., Outman, N. & Drevon, D. D. (2017). A systematic review of Tier 2 mathematics interventions. Poster presented at the National Association of School Psychologists Annual Convention, San Antonio, TX.

Fursa, S. R., Hixson, M. D., & Wyse, R. (2016). Teaching a preschooler to share toys using a video model. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis International. Chicago, IL.

Fursa, S. R., Malcolm, A. L., Brenner, S., & Drevon, D. D. (2016). Intercoder reliability and validity of WebPlotDigitizer in extracting graphed data. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention (Cutting Edge Research from Emerging Psychological Scientists: Late-Breaking Graduate Student Posters), Denver, CO; and Student Research and Creative Endeavors Exhibition Annual Convention, Mt. Pleasant, MI.

Hartshorne, T. S., Brown, D., Jokinen, R., Schmittel, M., & Madhavan, S. (2016). CHARGE syndrome and autism, ADHD, ODD, OCD – balancing competing diagnoses and their effect on behavior. Keynote presentation at 12th Biennial Australasian CHARGE Syndrome Conference, Surfers Paradise, Australia.

Kaufman, B., & Hartshorne, T. S. (2016). Degrees of Severity in CHARGE Syndrome. 12th Biennial Australasian CHARGE Syndrome Conference, Surfers Paradise, Australia.

Kennert, B., & Hartshorne, T. S. (2016). Sleep in CHARGE syndrome. 12th Biennial Australasian CHARGE Syndrome Conference, Surfers Paradise, Australia.

Madhavan, S., & Hartshorne, T. S. (2016).  What do I have to do today?  Calendar systems and sensory impairments. 12th Biennial Australasian CHARGE Syndrome Conference, Surfers Paradise, Australia. 

Madhavan, S., & Hartshorne, T. S. (2016). Anxiety in CHARGE syndrome. 12th Biennial Australasian CHARGE Syndrome Conference, Surfers Paradise, Australia.

Madhavan, S., Palmer, M., Nutkins, C., & Whiting, S. W. (2016). The Central Autism Assessment and Treatment Center: Serving individuals with autism and training future scientist-practitioners.  Poster presented at the CAT Center Open House Research and Progress Fair, Mt. Pleasant, MI.

Malta, R., & Hartshorne, T. S. (2016). Parental decision making in the removal of gastrostomy tubes or buttons. 12th Biennial Australasian CHARGE Syndrome Conference, Surfers Paradise, Australia.

Muhn, S., & Hartshorne, T. S. (2016). Post traumatic growth in parents of children with CHARGE syndrome. 12th Biennial Australasian CHARGE Syndrome Conference, Surfers Paradise, Australia.

Muhn, S., Bove, A., Whiting, S. W., & Nutkins, C. (2016). Effects of function-based behavior reduction procedures for aggression in autism.  Poster presented at the Michigan Autism Conference, Kalamazoo, MI.

Schmittel, M., & Hartshorne, T. S. (2016). Stages of play in CHARGE syndrome. 12th Biennial Australasian CHARGE Syndrome Conference, Surfers Paradise, Australia.

Weatherly, A., Drevon, D. D., Greci, L. D., Knight, R. M., & Bradley-Johnson, S. (2017). A review and evaluation of nonverbal and language-reduced intelligence measures. Poster presented at the National Association of School Psychologists Annual Convention, San Antonio, TX.

Awards

Brown, Shanti
2017 Robert Newby Fund to Support Student Diversity Efforts for her paper, “Barriers to Achievement for English Language Learners”
Faculty: Sarah Domoff

Kaufman, Bree
Davenport Fellowships for CHARGE conference
Faculty: Tim Hartshorne

SRCEE

Brown, Shanti
Anxiety in CHARGE
Faculty: Timothy Hartshorne

Brown, Shanti
Barriers to Achievement for English Language Learners
Faculty: Sarah Domoff

Drivas, Megan; Chapman, Bailey; Brown, Shanti
Cover-Copy-Compare: Rate of Word Acquisition when Sounding Out
Faculty: Danny Drevon

Kaufman, Bree
Degrees of Severity in CHARGE
Faculty: Timothy Hartshorne

Fursa, Sophie
Intercoder reliability and validity of WebPlotDigitizer in extracting graphed data
Faculty: Danny Drevon

Muhn, Shelby
Post-Traumatic Growth in Parents of Children with CHARGE
Faculty: Timothy Hartshorne

Schmittel, Megan
Social Play in Children with CHARGE Syndrome
Faculty: Timothy Hartshorne