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Most Americans practice gratitude at Thanksgiving, but psychology professor Anthony Ahrens says we might benefit from practicing it more frequently.

Are We Really Grateful?

American University psychology professor examines gratitude and its potential mental health benefits.

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Upcoming Theses & Dissertation Defenses

Katherine Curtin will defend her Masters thesis on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 from 10 am-12 pm in Asbury 336. The title of her thesis is "A Feasibility Study of the Effects of Lavandula Angustifolia Aromatherapy on the Incidence and Severity of Acute Pain in Pediatric Patients". 

Committee Members:

Deborah Norris, Ph.D., Chair

Maria Gomez, Ph.D.

Nathaniel Herr, Ph.D.