Dr. Karen Basinger Presents Program on Schizophrenia
URBANA, Ohio (January 23, 2013) - The Urbana University College of Social and Behavioral Sciences invites the public to attend the third in the Film Discussion Series on Wednesday, January 30, 2013, from 2-3 p.m. in the University Student Center Moore Conference Room, when Dr. Karen Basinger, professor of psychology, presents a video on schizophrenia. The program is entitled, “Schizophrenia: What is it and how is it treated?” She will discuss symptoms, causes, and treatments. Attendees may bring a snack.
Dr. Basinger has been a member of the Urbana University faculty since 1991. Prior to this, she was an assistant professor of psychology at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia. Dr. Basinger earned her PhD and MA in psychology from The Ohio State University.
Dr. Basinger has been recognized by both Urbana University and Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education (SOCHE) for Faculty Excellence. She is a member of the American Psychological Association, the Association of Psychological Science, and the Institutional Review Board of Community Mercy Health Partners. In addition, she is a researcher on the measurement of moral judgment development, an expert scoring consultant for researchers using a Kohlbergian-based measure of moral judgment, co-author of paper and presentations at national and international conferences, and co-author of published works in the area of moral judgment assessment.
Next month, Dr. James L. Burnett, assistant professor will present the fourth film discussion program, “About More than a Month: One Man’s Quest to End Black History Month on Thursday, February 7, 2013, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Honda Lecture Hall.