American College of Forensic Psychology
35th Annual Symposium
March 28-31, 2019
San Diego, California

STUDENT POSTERS


The students have kindly allowed us to upload their posters to the website.
Please click on the links below to see their research.


We asked attendees to vote on the posters on three dimensions--poster content, visual presentation of content, and verbal presentation of content. The top three winners of this competition were:

#1 Ellie Peskosky (poster 5)
#2 Craig Crawford (poster 36)
#3 John Pavlus (poster 10)

Honorable mentions were received by:
Rachel Schatzberg (poster 13)
LaSenie Coleman (poster 11)

Congratulations to the winners and to all of the students for their participation!


1. Stigma Reduction for Sex Workers Within the Legal System with the Goal of Increasing Access to Mental Health Services
Erinn C. Cameron, B.A., Samantha L. Hemingway, B.S., Fiona Cunningham, M.Ed., Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

2. A Comparison of the Psychological Profiles and Criminal Consequences of Cyberstalkers and Offline Stalkers
Erinn C. Cameron, B.A., Samantha L. Hemingway, B.S., Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

3. Cyberstalking in Intimate Partner Relationships
Samantha L. Hemingway, B.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

4. Cyberstalking, Harassment, and Bullying: Characteristics of Perpetrators of Online Abuse
Cristina Aarestad Aakre, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

5. The Use of Social Media in Sexual Predation
Ellie Peskosky, M.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

6. Psychological Consequences of being a Cyberstalking Victim
Shaneika Z. Smith, M.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

7. Sentencing and Correctional Housing of Gender Fluid Defendants
Shaneika Z. Smith, M.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

8. A Lack of Effective Risk Assessment Tools to Predict Self-Harm in Correctional Settings
Courtney L. Norris, B.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

9. A Review of the SAQ and ORAS for the Assessment of Recidivism Risk
John Pavlus, M.S., Nicky Petersen, B.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

10. Juveniles Tried in Adult Criminal Court
John Pavlus, M.S., Nicky Petersen, B.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

11. Psychological Assessment Methods used in Determining Juvenile Competence
LaSenie Coleman, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

12. Self-Esteem and Criminal Behavior in Adolescents
LaSenie Coleman, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

13. Competency to Stand Trial: The Importance of Assessing Feigning
Rachel Schatzberg, M.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

14. Reinforcing Stigma: The Media’s Role and Psychology’s Missing Television Presence
Christa Drakulic, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

15. Psychological Aspects of Policing: Psychological Resilience and Trauma Exposure
Christa Drakulic, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

16. Mental Health Stigma Among Law Enforcement and How It Impacts Suicidality: A Comprehensive Survey of the Literature and Critical Analysis
Nicole Cuadro, MA and Dr. Megan O'Banion

17. Psychological Consequences for Police Officers doing Death Notifications After School Shootings
Deon Allen, M.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

18. The Effect of Police Body Worn Cameras on Perceptions of Trust in Law Enforcement
Sherri L. Tschida, B.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

19. The Effects of Police Stress on Use of Force Decisions
Sherri L. Tschida, B.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

20. Racial Bias, Threat Perception and Fatal Police Shootings
Godhuli Bhattacharya, B.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

21. Capital Punishment and The Influence of Racial Biases Against African Americans
Carlos Taylor, M.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

22. Custodial Evaluations Among Indigenous First Nations Communities
Heather Sorensen and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

23. Effectiveness of Reunification Therapy
Anna Grejtakova, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

24. Neuropsychological Consequences of Opioid Abuse in Child Custody Matters
Leilani R. Chavez, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

25. Importance of Early Diagnosis of ADHD: Implications for Illicit Drug Use and Recidivism
Sonya W. McCrea, B.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

26. Preventative Psychological Interventions for Reducing School Violence
Sonya W. McCrea, B.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

27. Cognitive Patterns of Social Information Processing in School Shooters
Jessica Cardinalli, B.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

28. Psychological Characteristics of School Shooters and the Role of Easy Access to Guns in Mass Shootings
Nicky Petersen, B.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

29. Psychological Outcomes for American Born Children Whose Undocumented Parents Are Detained or Deported
Nicky Petersen, B.S., John Pavlus, M.S., and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

30. Psychologists and Immigration Evaluations
Michelle L. Bancroft, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

31. Neurofeedback Training: A Potential Treatment for the Forensic Psychiatric Population
Meera Patel, M.Ed., J. David Effler, Ph.D., Mark Tichon, Ph.D.

32. Forensic Implications of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in the Criminal Justice System
Meera Patel, M.Ed. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

33. The Correlation between Childhood Victimization and the Development of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in People with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Jeffrey Duong, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

34. The Influence of Poly-Victimization on Criminal Behavior in Female Adolescents
Sheila Turner, M.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

35. The Interaction of Neuromaturation and Trauma-Based Brain Changes on Adolescent Decision Making and Risky Behavior Leading to Crime
Sheila Turner, M.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

36. Forensic Assessment of Intimate Partner Violence Against Men
Craig Crawford, M.S.W. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

37. Domestic Violence Within Same-Sex Partnerships is Increasing
Diane L. Gilstrap, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

38. Reducing Recidivism by Treating Traumatic Brain Injury in Sexual Offenders
Michelle L. Woods, M.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

39. Adult and Juvenile Sex Offender Assessment and Treatment: A Resource for Taiwanese Populations
Meagan Mckenna, M.A., Emily Padilla, Sheri Dilone

40. "My Culture Made Me Do It": Risk Factors in the Expression of Psychopathic Traits in Two Diverse Cultures
Demi Kourtesi, B.A. and Dr. Gaithri Fernando

41. INCELs, Misogyny, and Mass Violence
Benjamin I. Long, M.Div., Sierra N. Lynch, M.S.Ed., Gabrielle Loehr, B.A., Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

42. Attachment Style in Violent and Non-Violent Offenders
Sierra N. Lynch, M.S.Ed., Benjamin Long, M.Div., Melissa Johnson, B.S., and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

43. Social, Economic and Geographic Factors Affecting Spatial Patterns of Criminal Behavior and Decision-Making
Mortimer Scott LeCote, III, MA and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

44. Kenneka Jenkins Case Types: Assessing Blame, Responsibility, and Passive Offending Involving Peer Groups in Forensic Investigations
LaPorsha Hall, M.A. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

45. Academic Dishonesty is a Predictor of Criminal Behavior
Jess M. Berger, M.S. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster

46. Guiding Principles in Testamentary Capacity Assessment
Eugene J. Boyle, J.D. and Kristine M. Jacquin, Ph.D. poster