LAURA R. JOHNSON, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Phone: (662) 915-5185
Fax: (662) 915-5398
Room 201B Peabody Building
University, MS 38677
For the full curriculcum vitae, please click the link under Dr. Johnson's photograph!
Cultural competence in clinical training and mental health programming
Psychosocial and cultural adjustment of refugees, immigrants and international students
Program evaluation and outcome research, particularly of community-based, preventive interventions for youth
Aponte, J. F. & Johnson, L. R. (2000). Impact of culture on the intervention and treatment of ethnic populations. In. J. F Aponte & J. Wohl (Eds.) Psychological interventions and cultural diversity (second edition) (pp 18-39). Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon.
Aponte, J. F. & Johnson, L. R. (2000). Ethnicity in supervision. In. J. F Aponte & J. Wohl (Eds.) Psychological interventions and cultural diversity (second edition) (pp. 268-285). Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon.
Johnson, L.R. (2003). Practicing psychology in Uganda: lessons from the field. Guest lecture, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado.
Seymour, D., Riis, M. & Johnson, L. (2003). Issues in refugee mental health. Trainings conducted for CMH center administrators and clinicians, Denver, Colorado.
Johnson-Pynn, J. & Johnson, L. R. (2002). Helping children help primates: A look at two conservation education programs in East Africa. Invited symposium, International Primatological Society, Beijing, China.
Johnson, L.R. (2001). Why Cross-cultural psychiatry? The case of depression in Uganda. Invited address, Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University, Uganda.
Johnson, L. R., Albano, A. M., Aponte, J. F., & Carter, M. (1999). African Americans' beliefs about panic: The role of acculturation and racial identity. Poster presented at the 1999 Annual Meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Toronto, Canada.