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Academic Interests and Expertise

Education

  • Masters of Science in Clinical Psychology (Emporia State University, 2019)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (Wichita State University, 2016)
Areas of Research Interest
  • Making it or Faking it, Your Mind Will Decide - An Investigation into the Relationships Between Demographics, Employee Well-Being, and Impostor Phenomenon
  • Moral Elevation and Behavioral Economics
  • Behavioral Economics and Progressive Personality
  • Coping With Pain
  • Negative Self-Referential Thoughts
  • Dealing with Intrusive Thoughts
  • A Time Allocation Study
  • Women's Preconception Health and Health Care Use Study
  • Exploring Informal Sources of Information and Women's Use of Preconception Health Services
  • Health Information-Seeking Behaviors Among Preconceptional Women
Publications

Publications

  • Wray, A. M. & Brown, K. K. Exploring Informal Sources of Information and Women’s Use of Preconception Health Services.  McNair Scholars Journal of Research Reports.
  • Wray, A. M., Brown, K.K., Maryman, J., Yuvaraj, S., & Collins, T.C. Health Information-Seeking Behaviors among Preconceptional Women. McNair Scholars Journal of Research Reports.
  • Wray, A. M. Body Image. Wichita State University, The Sunflower.

Oral Presentations

  • Wray, A. (2018). Stress management. Oral Presentation at Wichita State University, Honors College, Wichita, KS.
  • Wray, A., Klema, A. (2018).  Making it or Faking it, Your Mind Will Decide – An Investigation into the Relationships Between Demographics, Employee Well-Being, and Impostor Phenomenon. Best Empirical Research Paper Award, Oral Presentation at Psychological and Education Research in Kansas (PERK) Annual Conference.  Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.
  • Cry, K., Daniels, S., Sparrow, J., Wray, A. (2018).  PERK-Getting into Graduate School.  Oral Presentation at Psychological and Education Research in Kansas (PERK) Annual Conference.  Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.
  • Arnold, J., Klema, A., Miller, B., Swisher, M., Wray, A. (2017).  PERK-Gotta Get Goin' on Graduate School.  Oral Presentation at Psychological and Education Research in Kansas 2017 Annual Conference.  Benedictine College, Atchison, KS.
  • Arnold, J., Bradetich, A., Klema, A., Miller, B., Wray, A. (2017).  Psychology Participant and Research Guidelines For Researchers - Fall 2017.  Oral Presentation at Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.
  • Wray, A.M. (2016). Health Information-Seeking Behaviors among Preconceptional Women. Oral Presentation at the 2016 Annual McNair Scholars Symposium at Wichita State University, Wichita, KS.
  • Wray, A. M. (2016). A Qualitative Study of Women’s Informal Sources of Information about Preconception Health and Care. Oral Presentation at the 17th Annual McNair Scholars National conference at Maryland University College Park, College Park Maryland
  • Wray, A. M. (2015). Exploring Informal Sources of Information and Women’s Use of Preconception Health Services. Oral Presentation at the 2015 Annual McNair Scholars Symposium at Wichita State University, Wichita, KS.

Poster Presentations

  • Wray, A.M. (2016). Health Information-Seeking Behaviors among Preconceptional Women. Poster Presentation at the 2016 Annual McNair Scholars Symposium at Wichita State University, Wichita, KS.
  • Samarakone, I., Wray, A., & Clark, B., (2016). Gender and Moral Assumptions of Gender Equality Poster Presented by Samarakone, Isuri at Southwestern Psychological Association annual conference.
  • Wray, A. M. (2016). A Qualitative Study of Women’s Informal Sources of Information about Preconception Health and Care. Poster Presentation at Wichita State Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Forum
  • Wray, A. M. (2016). A Qualitative Study of Women’s Informal Sources of Information about Preconception Health and Care. Poster Presentation at the Undergraduate Research Day at the Kansas State Capital, Topeka, Kansas
  • Wray, A. M. (2015). Exploring Informal Sources of Information and Women’s Use of Preconception Health Services. Poster Presentation at the 2015 Annual McNair Scholars Symposium at Wichita State University, Wichita, KS.
Professional Experience

Professional Organizations

  • Psi Chi
  • Pi Gamma Mu
  • McNair Scholars Program
  • Association for Contextual and Behavioral Science (ACBS)

Recent Conferences Attended

  • 17th Annual McNair Scholars National Conference
  • Southwestern Psychological Association Annual Conference
  • Psychological and Education Research in Kansas Annual Conference

 

Clinical Experience
  • Masters Level Psychologist - Wichita State University (2018 - Present)
  • WSU Tech CAPS Liaison - Wichita State University (August 2020 - Present)
Awards and Honors

Awards/Honors

  • Outstanding Graduate Student Award in Clinical Psychology - Emporia State University, 2019
  • Best Non-Empirical Paper Award - Psychological and Education Research in Kansas (PERK) Annual Conference, 2018
  • McNair Academic Excellence Award - Wichita State University, 2015 & 2016
  • Dean's List - Wichita State University
  • Presidential Honor Roll - Wichita Area Technical College, 2011-2013
  • National Adult Honor Society

Professional/Academic Membership

  • Psi Chi
  • Pi Gamma Mu
  • McNair Scholars Program
  • Association for Contextual and Behavioral Science (ACBS)
Areas of Service

Liaisons

  • Liaison to WSU Tech

 

Other Interests
  • Teaching
    • Graduate Teaching Assistant - Emporia State University, Department of Psychology (2017 - 2019)
  • Mentor
    • Rise Up for Youth - Sisterhood, Urban League (2014 - 2015)
Additional Information

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