Scientific Outreach

Featured in Longwood University news release August 5, 2015: Stress Test: For Longwood student researcher, saliva holds the mysteries of anxiety.

Huffington Post Blog August 4, 2015: Vacation Stress Over Shark Attacks, and Why We Need to Rethink the Beach Vacation.

Featured in Longwood University news release July 22, 2015: What this summer’s shark attacks tell us about fear, stress and anxiety.

Quoted & referenced in Gross, M., Chronic stress means we’re always on the hunt. Current Biology 24 (10) pR405-R408. (2014)

blue mind

Quoted & referenced in Blue Mind: The Surprising Science that Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do by Wallace J. Nichols; Little, Brown and Company. (New York Times Science Best Sellers) (2014)

Referenced in Do Fathers Matter? What Science fathersis Telling Us About the Parent We’ve Overlooked by Paul Raeburn; Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux; New York. (2014)

Featured in James Madison University Psychology Department online article: Departments Working Together: Performance Anxiety and Stress about collaborative work with Music department. (2014)

Featured in Coastal Living Magazine article: Why the Beach Makes You Happy. February 2013 (2013)

Featured in Why Longwood online article on Biology of Stress course (2012)

Invited appearance: Trend Line Video Series; Holiday Stress (2011)

Invited appearance: WTVR, CBS 6; Virginia This Morning (12/23/11) Holiday Stress Tips

Invited phone interview: WDBJ-TV (CBS 7); Morning News (12/21/11); Holiday Stress Tips (2011)

Invited appearance: WRIC (ABC) 8News at 9 (12/6/11); Holiday Stress Tips (2011)

Featured in Longwood University News Release: Stress Management Fair teaches simple ways to reduce stress. (2011)