Dynamic Mental Representations
Dynamic Mental Representations

Freyd Dynamics Lab
Emeriti and Dissertations

 Betrayal Trauma
Betrayal Trauma

Completed Ph.D.s

Dynamics Lab 2001: Kathy Becker, Rachel Goldsmith, Lisa Cromer, Anne DePrince, Vicky Curry
graduation 2001 -- Anne DePrince
Graduation, 16 June 2001: Anne DePrince
graduation 2006: Lisa Cromer, Rose Barlow
Graduation, 17 June 2006:
Lisa Cromer & Rose Barlow
graduation 2009: Bridget Klest
Graduation, 13 June 2009: Bridget Klest
June 2011
Graduation, 13 June 2011:
Annmarie Hulette & Robyn Gobin

University of Oregon Ph.D.s, Jennifer Freyd advisor:

Mark Faust, 1990
Representational momentum : a dual process perspective / by Mark Edward Faust.
KNIGHT BF245 .F38 1990
Donna McKeown, 1996
The effects of implied motion on short-term memory for pictures / by Donna Marie McKeown.
KNIGHT BF245 .M352 1996 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Amy Hayes, 1997
Representational momentum under conditions of divided attention / by Amy Elizabeth Hayes.
KNIGHT BF245 .H39 1997
Ian Thornton, 1997
The perception of dynamic human faces / by Ian Michael Thornton
KNIGHT BF242 .T46 1997
Heather Scott, 2000
Communication in context: Associations among power, resources, and couple communication / by Heather Anne Scott.
KNIGHT BF637.C45 S36 2000
Vicky Curry, 2001
The Violence at Thurston High School: Individual characteristics of the victims as related to their post traumatic responses / by Vicky L. Curry
KNIGHT RC552.P67 C87 2001
Anne DePrince, 2001
Trauma and Posttraumatic Responses: An Examination of Fear and Betrayal / by Anne Pujol DePrince.
KNIGHT RC552.P67 D47 2001 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Kathryn Becker, 2002
Attention and traumatic stress in children / by Kathryn A. Becker
KNIGHT RJ506.P55 B43 2002 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Rachel Goldsmith, 2004
Physical and Emotional Health Effects of Betrayal Trauma: A Longitudinal Study of Young Adults / by Rachel E. Goldsmith
KNIGHT RC569.5.C55 G65 2004 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
M. Rose Barlow, 2005
Memory and Fragmentation in Dissociative Identity Disorder / by Margaret Rose Barlow
KNIGHT RC569.5.M8 B37 2005 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Lisa Marie DeMarni Cromer, 2006
Factors that Influence the Believing of Child Sexual Abuse Disclosures / by Lisa Marie Cromer
KNIGHT RC560.C46 C76 2006 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Carolyn Allard, 2007
The Role of Betrayal and Culture on Trauma Sequelae in a Japanese Sample / by Carolyn Allard
KNIGHT HV6626.54.J3 A45 2007 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Sharon Shann-Shin Tang, 2009
Social Context in Traumatic Stress: Gender, Ethnicity, and Betrayal / by Sharon Shann-Shin Tang
KNIGHT RC552.P67 T36 2009 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Bridget Klest, Defended & Completed May 2009; PhD granted 2010 after clinical internship.
Trauma, Posttraumatic Symptoms, and Health in Hawaii: Gender, Ethnicity, and Social
Context / by Bridget Klest
KNIGHT RC552.P67 K595 2010 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Melissa Ming Foynes, Defended & Completed Summer 2009; PhD granted 2010 after clinical internship.
An Observational and Experimental Examination of Responses to the Disclosure of Stressful Life Experiences in Real Time / by Melissa Ming Foynes
KNIGHT BF697.5.S427 F69 2010 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Annmarie C. Hulette, Defended & Completed May 2010; PhD granted 2011 after clinical internship.
Intergenerational Relationships Between Trauma, Dissociation, and Emotion
Context / by Annmarie C. Hulette
KNIGHT RJ506.P66 H85 2011 Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Robyn Latrice Gobin, Defended & Completed May 2011; PhD granted 2012 after clinical internship.
Trauma, Trust, and Betrayal Awareness
Context / by Robyn Latrice Gobin
Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Laura Ann Kaehler, Defended & Completed May 2013; PhD granted 2014 after clinical internship.
Trauma and betrayal blindness in charItable donations
Context / by Laura Ann Kaehler
Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Melissa G Platt, Defended & Completed May 2013; PhD granted 2014 after clinical internship.
Context / by Melissa G Plat
Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)
Carly Parnitzke Smith, Defended & Completed May 2015; PhD to be granted 2016 after clinical internship.
Context / by Carly Parnitzke Smith
Abstract (html) Full Text (pdf)

Copies of dissertations are available from UMI/Proquest or through the UO Library.

See also Student Awards received by members of the Dynamics Lab.


2010 reunion

Lab Reunion, APA Annual Conference, San Diego, 14 August 2010.
Pictured (back): Lisa Cromer, Laura Kaehler, Christina Martin, Bridget Klest, Robyn Gobin, Rachel Goldsmith
(lower): Shin Shin Tang and Mason, Jennifer Freyd
Not pictured but also at APA 2010: Carolyn Allard, Melissa Platt, and Anne DePrince


ISTSS 2011 Lab Reunion on Baltimore Waterfront on 3 November 2011 (Left to right: Christina Martin, Carly Smith, Jennifer Freyd, Annmarie Hulette, Lisa Cromer, Carolyn Allard, Kathy Becker-Blease, Anne DePrince, and Melissa Platt)


Additional lab emeriti, including some former undergraduate students and thesis advisees, may be found on the undergraduate research/RA page.

Carolyn B. Allard, PhD; Doctoral Student, 2001-2007
(Clinical Internship: San Diego VA /UCSD 2006-2007)

Now: Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego
Director, Military Sexual Trauma Program
VA San Diego Healthcare System
8810 Rio San Diego Dr (116A4Z)
San Diego CA 92108


photo: Rose Barlow

M. Rose Barlow, Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 2000-2005

Now: Research Project Director
i4Health at Palo Alto University
1791 Arastradero Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94304


photo:Kathy Becker

Kathryn Becker Blease, Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 1998-2002

Now: Assistant Professor
School of Psychological Science
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331-4501

photo:Jill Christman

Jill Christman, MFA; Research Assistant, 1991-1994

Now: Associate Professor, Ball State University
Department of English
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306
(765) 285-8534; (765) 285-3765 (fax)


 photo:Lisa Cromer

Lisa DeMarni Cromer, Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 2002-2006
(Clinical Internship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, 2006-2007)

Now: Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Tulsa
Lorton Hall,
800 S. Tucker Dr.
Tulsa, OK 74104
Phone: (918) 631-2267
Fax:     (918) 631-2833


photo:Vicky Curry

Vicky Curry, Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 1998-2001
(Clinical Internship, 2001-02)

Now: Vicky Curry, PhD
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
1234 Pearl St. Suite #1
Eugene, OR 97401
Phone: 541.343.2235

photo:Michael DeKay

Michael L. DeKay, Ph.D.; Research Assistant, 1986-1989

Now: Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
The Ohio State University
224 Lazenby Hall
1827 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210


photo:Anne dePrince

Anne DePrince, Ph.D. Doctoral Student, 1995-2001
(Clinical Internship: University of Washington Medical Center, 2001 – 2002)

Now: Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Denver
2155 South Race Street
Denver, CO 80208
Phone: 303.871.2939
Fax: 303.871.4747


photo: Mark Faust

Mark E. Faust, Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 1987-1991

Now: Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
University of North Carolina, Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28223-0001
(704) 687-3564;
(704) 687-3096 (fax)



Melissa Ming Foynes, Ph.D. Doctoral Student, 2004-2010
(Clinical internship, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 2009-2010)

Now: Clinical Programs & Practices Coordinator,National Military Sexual Trauma Support Team, VA Mental Health Services; Staff Psychologist, Women's Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD; Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine; VA Boston Healthcare System (116B-3), 150 S. Huntington Ave, Boston, MA, 01230; Ph: 857-364-5439 | Fax: 857-364-4515| E-mail: melissa.foynes2@va.gov



Robyn Latrice Gobin, Doctoral Student 2006-2012 (Clinical Internship, PTSD-Women's Health Sciences, Boston Consortium, 2011-12)

Now: Assistant Professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Community Health at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

photo: Rachel Goldsmith

Rachel E. Goldsmith (Turow), Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 2000-2004
(Clinical Internship: Portland VA, 2008-09)

Now: Psychologist, Counseling and Psychological Services, Seattle University


Sarah Harsey, Masters Student and Lab Manager, 2012-2014

Now: Doctoral Student at University of California, Santa Cruz





 photo: Amy Hayes

Amy Hayes, Ph. D.; Doctoral Student, 1991-1997

Now: Lecturer in Motor Control
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences
University of Wales,
Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2PX
Wales, UK



Annmarie C. Hulette, Ph.D., Doctoral Student, 2005-2011
(Clinical Internship, 2010-11, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford and the Children's Health Council)

UCSF Child Trauma Research Program
San Francisco General Hospital
1001 Potrero Avenue, Suite 2100
San Francisco, California 94110




photo:JQ Johnson

J Q Johnson, Systems Administrator 1987-2012
(and So Much More)

In Memory



Laura Kaehler, Ph.D., Doctoral Student, 2006-2013
(Clinical internship, Duke Medical Center, 2013-14)

Now: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill


Bridget Klest, Doctoral Student 2004-2010
(Clinical internship, San Diego VA /UCSD, 2009-2010)

Now: Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Regina
3737 Wascana Parkway
Regina, Saskatchewan, S4S 0A2
(306) 585-4214

Email Bridget.Klest@uregina.ca

photo:Donna Leacock

Donna McKeown Leacock, Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 1990-1996

Now: Human Interface Design Consultant at Sococo
650 Castro Street, Suite 100
Mountain View, CA 94041
donna_mckeown [at] yahoo.com



Melissa Platt

Melissa Platt, Ph.D., Doctoral Student, 2007-2013
(Clinical internship, San Diego VA, 2013-14)

Now: Postdoctoral Fellow, Portland Psychotherapy Clinic, Research, & Training Center, Portland, Oregon

photo:Kat Quina

Kathryn Quina, Ph.D.; Sabbatical Visitor, Fall 2000

Now: Professor of Psychology & Women's Studies
University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI 02881



photo:Heather Scott

Heather Scott, Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 1997-2000
(Clinical Internship: Morrison Family & Child Services, Porltand, OR, 2000-2001)

Now: Licensed Psychologist,
Willamette Family Treatment Services, Inc.
687 Cheshire Avenue
Eugene, OR 97402



Carly Smith

Carly Smith, Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 2010-2016
(Clinical Internship: Yale Medical School, 2015-2016)

Starting in September 2016:
Assistant Professor of Humanities 
Penn State College of Medicine
500 University Dr.
Hershey, PA 17033


Shin Shin Tang

Sharon Shin Shin Tang, Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 2003-2009
(Clinical Internship: Hawaii VA, 2008-09)

Now: Shin Shin Tang, PhD
Counseling for Adolescents, Adults, Couples, and Families
1210 Pearl Street
Eugene, OR 97401


photo: Ian Thornton

Ian M. Thornton, Ph.D.; Doctoral Student, 1993-1997

Now: Professor Ian M. Thornton
Department of Psychology
University of Wales, Swansea
Singleton Park
Swansea, SA2 8PP
United Kingdom
e-mail: i.m.thornton@swansea.ac.uk
Tel: (++44) 1792 295278
fax: (++44) 1792 295679



Naomi Wright, Honors Student and Lab Manager 2014-15


Eileen Zurbriggen, Ph.D.; Postdoctoral Fellow, 1999-2000

Now: Professor of Psychology, UCSC
Department of Psychology
277 Social Sciences 2
University of California at Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
831-459-5736 (voice); 831-459-3519 (fax)


See also