Student Conference Presentations

Presentations given by our students at international and local conferences are in bold.

2016

Counsell, A., & Cribbie, R. (2016, June). Attitudes towards statistics and statistical software in psychology: Implications for teaching and student success. Paper presented at the 77th annual Canadian Psychological Association Convention. Victoria, BC.

2015

Chalmers, R. P.  (2015, June). Mixed regression effects in item response theory applications.
Symposium presentation talk at the annual Canadian Psychological Association meeting. Ottawa, Ontario.

Chalmers, R. P. (2015, February) Multidimensional Item Response Theory Applications with mirt and mirtCAT. Keynote presentation at the International Workshop on Psychometric Computing. Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Counsell, A., Cribbie, R. A., & Ng, V. (2015, May). Comparing Traditional and Bayesian Approaches for Testing Mean Equivalence. Poster presentation at the 5th annual Modern Modeling Methods convention, Storrs, Connecticut.

Counsell, A. (2015, June). Are we providing enough information in the results sections? Symposium presentation at the annual Canadian Psychological Association meeting. Ottawa, Ontario.

Counsell, A., Harlow, L. L., & Duerr, S. (2015, August). A Meta-View of Research Methods in Canadian APA Journals. Poster presentation at the 123rd annual American Psychological Association Convention. Toronto, Ontario.

Flora, D., Chalmers, R. P., & Counsell, A. (2015, May) Because it might not make a DIF:
Assessing differential test functioning. Symposium presentation at the annual
Modern Modeling Methods conference. Mansfield, Connecticut.

Kim, Y. J., & Pek, J. (2015, August). Evidence-based recommendations for communicating results of mediation analysis. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association in Toronto, Ontario.

Kim, Y. J., & Pek, J. (2015, June). Evidence-based recommendations for communicating results of mediation analysis. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association in Ottawa, Ontario.

Lee, J. A. (2015, June). A review and recommendation regarding effect sizes for single case interventions. Symposium presentation at the annual Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) meeting. Ottawa, Ontario.

Ng, V.  (2015, June). The generalized linear model for continuous outcomes.
Symposium presentation talk at the annual Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) meeting. Ottawa, Ontario.

Ng, V., Cribbie, R. (2015,  May). Comparing the Gamma Generalized Linear Model, Log Transformation, and Yuen-Welch for Power and Generalizability. Poster to be presented at the Modern Modeling Methods Conference, Storrs, CT.

Pek, J. & Chalmers, R. P. (2015, June) On the relationship between confidence regions and
exchangeable weights in multiple linear regression. Symposium presentation at the
annual Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) meeting. Ottawa, Ontario.

2014

Chalmers, R. P. & Pek, J. (2014, July). Graphical utilities for diagnosing nonlinear relationships in structural equation models in R. Poster presentation at the 2014 International Meeting of the Psychometric Society. Madison, Wisconsin.

Counsell, A., Collins, K., & Cheung, S. (2014, June). Structural equation modeling: Made easy with free software! Workshop presented at the 75th annual convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Counsell, A., Ragoonanan, C., & Cribbie, R. A. (2014, May). Tests for negligible interaction in factorial independent groups designs. Poster presented at the 4th annual Modern Modeling Methods convention, Storrs, Connecticut.

LaBrish, C. (2014, June). Modeling non-linear growth using SEM: Structured Latent Growth
Curve Models. In C. LaBrish (Chair). Advanced methods for longitudinal data analysis. Symposium presentation talk at the 75th conference of the Canadian Psychological Association, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Ng, V., Cribbie, R. (2014, June). Equivalence Testing with Repeated Measures. Paper presented at the 75th Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association. Vancouver, British Columbia.

Pek, J. & Chalmers, R. P. (2014, July). Detecting nonlinearity of latent relationships with confidence envelopes for a semiparametric approach to modeling bivariate nonlinear relations among latent variables. Paper presented at the 2014 International Meeting of the Psychometric Society. Madison, Wisconsin.

Sinthujaa, S., Aitken, N., Lee, J. A., & Cheung, S. (2014, June). Missing data analysis with R. Getting started with R: an introduction to data management and analysis using free software. Workshop conducted at the meeting of the 75th Canadian Psychological Association Convention, Vancouver, British Columbia.

2013

Counsell, A. L., & Cribbie, R. A. (2013, June). Equivalence Testing: Extending Methods to the Similarity of Dependent Correlations. Paper presented at the 74th Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Quebec City, Quebec.

Counsell, A., Sigal, M., Chalmers, P., & Cribbie, R. A. (2013, May). Extending the Robust Means Modeling Framework. Paper Presented at the Annual Modern Modeling Methods Conference, Storrs, Connecticut.

Counsell, A. L., Cribbie, R. A., Jamieson, J., & Smith, C. E. (2013, August). Group Change with nontrivial Pretest Differences: Investigating the Errors in Variables Method. Poster presented at the 121st annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Friendly, M., & Sigal, M. J. (2013, May). Visualization for multivariate linear models. Paper  presented at the Statistical Society of Canada Conference, Edmonton, Alberta.

LaBrish, C., & Flora, D. B. (2013, June). Finite-sample performance of model fit statistics for item-level exploratory factor analyses: The spurious factor problem revisited. Paper presented at the 74th Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Quebec City, Quebec.

Sigal, M. J., & Friendly, M. (2013, August). Statistical historiography: Plotting the history of data visualization via the Milestones Project. Paper to presented at the Digital History Symposium at the Annual American Psychological Association Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Sigal, M. J. (2012, July). From instructions to standards: The maturation of publication policies for American psychology. Paper presented at the Second Joint Meeting of Che- iron and the European Society for the History of the Human Sciences, Dawson College, Montreal, Quebec.

2012

Chalmers, R. P. (2012, July). mirt: A Multidimensional Item Response Theory Package in R. Invited Symposium  at the 2012 International Meeting of the Psychometric Society. Lincoln, Nebraska.

Counsell, A. L., & Cribbie, R. A. (2012, June). New methods for evaluating the equivalence of  regression and correlation coefficients. Paper presented at the 73rd Annual Conference of the Canadian Psychological Association, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Mara, C. A., Katter, J. K. Q., Greenglass, E., & Counsell, A. (2012, June). Financial threat and anxiety: The importance of proactive coping and practical social support. Paper presented at the 73rd Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

LaBrish, C., Flora, D. B., & Chalmers, R. P. (2012, June). Old and new ideas for data screening and assumption testing for exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis. Paper presented at the 73rd conference of the Canadian Psychological Association, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Relkov, T., & Counsell, A. (2012, June). Personal resources and financial threat: Predictors of psychological well-being. Paper presented at the 73rd Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Relkov, T., Counsell, A., Greenglass, G., & Buchwarld, P. (2012, July). Coping with financial threat: Factors in psychological well-being. Paper presented at the 33rd Annual Convention of the Stress and Anxiety Research Society, Palma de Mallorca, Spain.

Sigal, M. J. (2012, June). Counting the seconds: Working with reaction time data. Paper presented at the Social and Personality Psychology symposium on Recent Advances in Data Screening and Solutions to Assumption Violations at the Canadian Psychological Association conference, World Trade and Convention Centre, Halifax, NS.

2011

Smith, C. E., & Cribbie, R. A. (2011, May). Signifcance testing in structural equation modeling: Toward incorporating parameter dependencies into multiple test procedures. Paper presented at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans.