Twelve psychology students enrolled in Psychology 390: Animal Assisted Therapies each completed eight hours of service and experiential learning activities at Red River Equestrian Center north of Moorhead this summer. Students learned about what goes into taking care of therapy horses, observed a special needs riding lesson and learned about horse communication and herd behavior. Students also had the opportunity […]
Dr. Edwards presented at the North Dakota Psychological Association Meeting on May 2, 2019. Her talk was titled “Introduction to Equine Assisted Psychotherapy.” Dr. Edwards is an Assistant Professor in Psychology.
Monday, April 29 | 5:30-6:45 p.m. | Bridges 162 Mental illness affects 1 in 4 people. Join Psi Chi and Psychology Club’s final lecture of a 3-part series on mental health, Therapy: What Kind Do I Need? Come learn about the various types of clinical therapies that will help you choose the therapist and they that are right for you. Presenter: Dr. Sarah Edwards, PhD, LP, HSPP
Dr. Edwards and colleagues from Iowa State University and UND recently had 3 posters accepted for presentation at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association in Chicago. One of these manuscripts, titled “The Impact of Internet: Exploring Dimensions of Problematic Internet Use and Mental Health Outcomes,” was co-authored by MSUM undergraduate student Danielle Durand. Dr. Edwards is an assistant […]
Undergraduate research assistant needed in the psychology department. We are working on a large project that studies the attachment, mental health and online and offline friendships. We have a large data set and would like to give 1 or 2 highly motivated, advanced, undergraduate students the opportunity to write up a research poster using part of the data set to […]