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Assistant Professor, Core Counseling Psychology Faculty

CFO #807B Office
940-898-2312  phone | 940-898-2301 fax | email: cporras1@mail.twu.edu

Education

Ph.D.

2011

Counseling Psychology – Oklahoma State University

M.S.

2007

Eductional Psychology, Specialization in Counseling Psychology  Oklahoma State University

B.A.

2006

Psychology (Spanish and Forensic Science minor) – Texas Tech University

Courses Taught
Graduate Courses:
Personality Assessment for Adults, Ethics in Psychology, Advanced Psychopathology, Rorschach Admininstration and Interpretation, Supervised Practicum

Research Interests
Emotional intelligence, Negative self-schemas and partner attachment styles.

Recent Publications

  • McKee, M., Roting, S., Winterowd, C., & Porras, C. (2012). Negative self-schemas and partner attachment styles amopng male batterers. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 27 (13), 2685-2702.
  • L. P. M., Jacobs, S. C., Page, K. S., & Porras, C. (2010). An assessment of perceived emotional intelligence and eating attitudes among college students. American Journal of Health Education, 41 (1), 46-52.
  • Pettit, M., Jacobs, S. C., Page, K. S., & Porras, C. (2009). An assessment of perceived emotional intelligence and health behaviors among college students. The Health Educator, 41 (2), 54-63.

Honors/Grants/Service

  • 2011: Teaching Academy Distinguished Member.
  • 2010: State representative for the Southwestern Psychological Association.

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