Dr. Michael Knepp; Department of Psychology and Neuroscience

 
   
 
 Symposia Chaired
May 2014

Knepp, M.M. (2014). Professional development challenges and undergraduate research opportunities at teaching-first universities. Symposium to be presented at the 26th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.

Symposium Talks Given

May 2014

Knepp, M.M. (2014, May). Find the right balance between teaching and research. In M.M. Knepp (Chair), Professional development challenges and undergraduate research opportunities at teaching-first universities. Symposium to be presented at the 26th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.

October 2008

Knepp, M.M. & Friedman, B.H., (2008, October).Cardiac reactivity in high and low trait worry women. In B.H. Friedman (Chair), The psychophysiology of anxiety and worry: A symposium in honor of the contributions of Thomas D. Borkovec. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Research, Austin, TX.


 Paper Talks Given

January 2011

Knepp, M.M. (2011, January). The Woe of Worry in Women: Cardiovascular System Findings. Talk presented to the Coterie group at  the Alliance Country Club, Alliance, OH.

November 2010

Knepp, M.M. (2010, November). The Impact of Worry on the Cardiovascular System in Women. Talk presented at the annual Faculty Research Forum for the University of Mount Union, Alliance, OH.

March 2009

Knepp, M.M., Noguchi, R.J.P., Immel, C.S., Stephens, C.L., Rowland, J.A., Towe, S.L., Friedman, B.H., & Harrison, D.W. (2009, March). The Negative Psychological and Physiological Outcomes of High Trait Worry in Women. Talk presented at the annual Virginia Tech Graduate Student Association Research Symposium, Blacksburg, VA.


 Conference Presentations

May 2013

Knepp, M.M. (May 2013). Laboratory experience, gender, and personality impact reading informed consent forms. Poster presented at the 25th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC

May 2013

Krafka, E.R. & Knepp, M.M. (May 2013). The effects of oral contraception use on attraction to male body odors. Poster presented at the 25th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC

May 2012

Knepp, M.M. (May 2012). Informed consent form readers are higher trait worriers. Poster presented at the 24th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, D.C.

May 2011

Knepp, M.M., Noguchi, R.J.P., Knepp, K.A., Immel, C.S., Stephens, C.L., Towe, S.L., Rowland, J.A., & Harrison, D.W. (May 2011). Previous ADHD diagnosis relates to temperament and substance use differences. Poster presented at the 23rd annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.

March 2011

Knepp, M.M., Rowland, J.A., Noguchi, R.J.P., Towe, S.L., Immel, C.S., Stephens, C.L., & Harrison, D.W. (March 2011). Right frontal functioning impacts temperament sensitivity differences and exercise. Poster presented at the 69th annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, San Antonio, TX.

May 2010

Knepp, M.M., Friedman, B.H., & Mooney, M.K. (May 2010). Blood Pressure Differences Related to Body Positioning in Low and High Worriers. Poster presented at the 22nd annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.

May 2010

McGinley, J.J., Knepp, M.M., & Friedman, B.H. (May 2010). Heart Rate Variability Differences between Female Alcohol Users and Non-Drinkers. Poster presented at the 22nd annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.

May 2009

Knepp, M.M., Stephens, C.L., Towe, S.L., Immel, C.S., Noguchi, R.J.P., Rowland, J.A., & Harrison, D.W. (May 2009). Differences in Alcohol Expectancies and Problems Between Worriers and Nonworriers. Poster presented at the 21st annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.

November 2008

Noguchi, R.J.P., Knepp, M.M., & Ollendick, T.H. (Nov. 2008). Implications for Hemispheric Functioning in Youth with Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Poster presented at the 42nd annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, FL.

November 2008

Rowland, J.A., Knepp, M.M., Towe, S.L., Stephens, C.L., Immel, C.S., Noguchi, J.P., and Harrison, D.W. (Nov 2008).  Right Frontal Functioning, Personality, Worry, and the Cardiovascular System in a College Population.  Poster presented at the 42nd annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, FL.

November 2008

Hadder, J.M., Immel, C.S., Knepp, M.M., Jones, R.T., & Ollendick, T.H. (Nov 2008).  Longitudinal analysis of children's social support coping behavior following residential fire.  Poster presented at the 24th annual meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Chicago, IL. (No ppt available)

November 2008 Immel, C.S., Hadder, J.M., Knepp, M.M., Stephens, C.L., Noguchi, R.J.P., & Harrison, D.W. (Nov 2008).  Resting Heart Rate and Right Frontal Lobe Functioning in Trauma Survivors.  Poster presented at the 24th annual meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Chicago, IL.
May 2008

Knepp, M.M., Frey, K.A., Towe, S.L., Immel, C.S., Rowland, J.A., Stephens, C.L., Noguchi, R.J.P., & Harrison, D.W. (May 2008). Worry’s Negative Impact on the Mind-Body System: Evidence with Right Frontal Functioning.  Poster presented at the 20th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.

May 2008

Noguchi, R. J. P., Knepp, M. M., Towe, S.L., Stephens, C.L., Rowland, J.A., Immel, C.S., & Harrison, D. W. (May 2008). Health Related Behavior in Asian and Caucasian Samples of College Students. Poster presented at the 20th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.

May 2008

Rowland, J.A., Knepp, M.M., Towe, S.L., Immel, C.S., Noguchi, R.J.P., Stephens, C.L., & Harrison, D.W. (May 2008). Test Re-Test Reliability of the Ruff Figural Fluency Test. Poster presented at the 20th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.

May 2008

Tiffin, L.E., Knepp, M.M., Stephens, C.L., Noguchi, R.J.P., Towe, S.L., Immel, C.S., Rowland, J.A., & Harrison, D.W. (May 2008). Exercise during Leisure Time Positively Impacts Temperament, Sociability, and Cardiac Health. Poster presented at the 20th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.

March 2008

Friedman, B.H., &  Knepp, M.M. (March 2008). Autonomic reactivity in high and low trait worry. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, Baltimore, MD.

November 2007

Hadder, J.M., Immel, C.S., Knepp, M.M., Jones, R.T., & Ollendick, T.H. (Nov 2007).  Longitudinal analysis of children's avoidant coping behavior following residential fire.  Poster presented at the 23rd annual meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Baltimore, MD. (No ppt available)

November 2007

Immel, C.S., Knepp, M.M., Hadder, J.M., Jones, R.T., & Ollendick, T.H. (Nov 2007).  Reporter reliability of somatization and effects of parental symptoms on reporting of child symptoms. Poster presented at the 23rd annual meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Baltimore, MD. (No ppt available)

November 2007

Immel, C.S., Moore, R.M., Knepp, M.M., Jones, R.T., & Ollendick, T.H. (Nov 2007).  Examining symptom intensity longitudinally and the moderational role of life threat.  Poster presented at the 23rd annual meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Baltimore, MD. (No ppt available)

November 2007

Knepp, M.M., Hadder, J.M., Immel, C.S., Jones, R.T., & Ollendick, T.H. (Nov 2007).  Children's everyday life fear as a predictor of future manifest anxiety in fire trauma victims. Poster presented at the 23rd annual meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Baltimore, MD.

November 2007

Knepp, M.M., Immel, C.S., Moore, R.M., Jones, R.T., & Ollendick, T.H. (Nov 2007).  Earlier anticipated future coping efficacy predicts present coping efficacy at a 1-Year follow-up. Poster presented at the 23rd annual meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Baltimore, MD.

November 2007

Moore, R.M., Knepp, M.M., Immel, C.S., Jones, R.T., & Ollendick, T.H. (Nov 2007).  The use of religious coping strategies for African Americans following residential fires. Poster presented at the 23rd annual meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Baltimore, MD. (No ppt available)

May 2007

Hadder, J.M., Immel, C.S., Knepp, M.M., Jones, R.T., & Ollendick, T.H. (May 2007).  Longitudinal analysis of children’s coping behavior following residential fire.  Poster presented at the 19th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, D.C.

May 2007

Immel, C.S., Hadder, J.M., Knepp, M.M., Jones, R.T., & Ollendick, T.H. (May 2007).  Examining the clinical utility of predictors in somatic symptomatology.  Poster presented at the 19th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, D.C.

May 2007

Knepp, M.M., Stephens, C.L., & Friedman, B.H. (May 2007).  Daily habits, physical wellbeing, and mental health, and relationships with trait worry.  Poster presented at the 19th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, D.C.

May 2007

Patriquin, M.A., Knepp, M.M., Wells, A.O., Scarpa, A., & Friedman, B.H. (May 2007).  The effect of internet use on autonomic responses in undergraduates.  Poster presented at the 19th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, D.C.

May 2007

Stephens, C.L., Knepp, M.M. & Friedman, B.H. (May 2007).  Empirical validation of music excerpts for investigations of emotion and emotion elicitation.  Poster presented at the 19th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, D.C.

May 2007

Stephens, C.L., Knepp, M.M., & Perez-Rivera, M.B. (May 2007).  Influences of affective states: Relationships between effortful control and emotion regulation.  Poster to be presented at the 19th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, D.C.

March 2007

Knepp, M.M. & Friedman, B.H. (March 2007).  Trait worry on the PSWQ and its relationship with daily habits, previous negative physical and mental health events. Poster presented at the annual Virginia Tech Graduate Student Association Research Symposium, Blacksburg, VA.

March 2007

Patriquin, M.A., Knepp, M.M., Wells, A.O., Scarpa, A., & Friedman, B.H. (March 2007).  The Effects of Frustration and Novelty during Internet Use on Heart Rate and Heart Rate Variability.  Poster presented at the annual Virginia Tech Graduate Student Association Research Symposium, Blacksburg, VA.

March 2007

Stephens, C.L., Knepp, M.M. & Friedman, B.H. (March 2007).  Creation of a standardized set of emotion elicitation music excerpts for investigations of emotion and emotion elicitation. Poster presented at the annual Virginia Tech Graduate Student Association Research Symposium, Blacksburg, VA. (No ppt available)

May 2006

Friedman, B.H., Lozier, L.M., Stephens, C.L., Knepp, M.M., Pardikes, T.J., & Vella, E.J. (May 2006). Gender and hemispheric differences in cardiovascular responses to lateralized hand cold pressor. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY. (No ppt available)

April 2005

Knepp, M. M. (April 2005).  The Use of Spatial Gesturing for the Resolving of Uncertainty.  Poster presented at the 2005 University of Pittsburgh Undergraduate Research Fair, Pittsburgh, PA. (No ppt available)