I am an active particpant in psychological research, publications, and presentations. Below is a sampling of recent publications and presentations that I have been involved in:

 

Publications and Presentations : 

 

Books:

 

Stetz, M., McDermott, H., Brumage, M., Steigman,  I., & Folen, R. (2012).  Psychological Distress in the Military and Mindfulness Based Training. In H. Ohayashi, & Shuji Yamada (Eds.), Psychological Distress, Symptoms, Causes, and Coping. New York: Nova Science Publishers.

 

Jounral Articles:

 

Stetz, M., McDermott, H., Brumage, M., Steigman,  I., & Folen, R. (2012).  Psychological Distress in the Military and Mindfulness Based Training. International Journal of Psychology Research, 7(5).

 

 

McDermott, H., & Johnson, J. (2011). Is the Prevalence of Down Syndrome Births in Hawai‘i Increasing? Hawaii Medical Journal, 70(4), 72-76.

 

Presentations:

 

Miyamoto, R., Oliveira Gray, J., Austin, A., Maeda, J., Hermosura, A. & McDermott, H. (August, 2013). Psychology Within Patient-Centered Health Care- Training, Research, Advocacy, and Program Development. Symposium presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Honolulu, HI.

 

Oliveira Gray, J., Maeda, J., Hermosura, A. & McDermott, H. (February 2013). Validation of Outcome Measures Used in Rural, Integrated Healthcare Settings. Presented at the Cross Cultural Health Care Conference, Honolulu, HI.

 

Oliveira Gray, J., Maeda, J., & McDermott, H. (October 2012). Validation of Outcome Measures Used in Rural, Integrated Healthcare Settings. Presented at the Hawai’i Psychological Association Conference, Honolulu, HI.

 

McDermott, H. (November 2010). Taking a Closer Look at Leadership Training: An Analysis of the MCH LEND Program. Poster Presentation at the 2010 Association on University Centers on Disabilities National Conference, Washington, DC.

 

McDermott, H., Stetz, M.C., Howard. S., Holcombe, P.A., Folen, R.A. (October 2010). From "There I was..." to "Here I am!"  Results from a Mindfulness training. Poster Presented at the Hawai’i Psychological Association Annual Conference, Honolulu, HI.

 

McDermott, H. (October, 2010). Taking a Closer Look at Leadership Training. Presentation at the Hawai’i Psychological Association Annual Conference, Honolulu, HI.

 

McDermott, H. (August 2010). Interdisciplinary Health Care Teams. Why Join One? Poster Presentation at the 2010 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Diego, CA.

 

McDermott, H., Stetz, M.C., Holcombe, P.A., Folen, R.A. (May 2010). From "There I
was..." to "Here I am!"  Results from a Mindfulness training.
Poster Presentation at the Third Annual Donald A. Person Poster Session and Graduate Medical Education Research Conference, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI.

 

McDermott, H., Johnson, J., & Kohr, M. (April, 2010). Prevalence Study on the rates of Down Syndrome in Hawaii from 1997-2005. Poster Presentation at the 2010 Pac Rim International Conference on Disabilities, Honolulu, HI.

 

McDermott, H. (November, 2009). The Future of Interdisciplinary Health Care Teams. Paper Presentation at the Hawai’i Psychological Association Conference, Honolulu, HI.

 

Stetz, M., Folen, R., Meyers, J., Ganz, M., Yoshioka, D., McDermott, H., Koliani, A., Miyahira, S., & Clyde, C. (November, 2009). Virtual Reality for Psychology: Pricey Up Front for Priceless Results. Presented at the Hawai’i Psychological Association Conference, Honolulu, HI.

 

Ries, R., McDermott, H., Koliani, A., & Kaloi-Chen, J. (November, 2009). Survey of Research Projects at Tripler Army Medical Center. Presented at Hawai’i Pacific University 1st Annual Student Research Dinner, Honolulu, HI.

 

McDermott, H. (October, 2008). HPV: A Silent Epidemic. Poster Presentation at the Hawai’i Psychological Association Conference, Honolulu, HI.

 

      Workshops:

 

Guest Lecturer, Punahou School Brain Symposium, Honolulu, HI. The Teenage Brain. Presented June 12, 2012.

 

Guest Lecturer, Punahou School Brain Symposium, Honolulu, HI.Social Media and the Middle School Girl. Presented June 13, 2011.

 

Guest Lecturer, Punahou School Brain Symposium, Honolulu, HI. The Social Emotional Brain of the Middle School Girl. Presented June 15, 2010.

 

Lecturer, Hilo, HI. Basic Training- The ABCs, 123s of Assessment. Presented at The Community Training for Parents and Faculty of the Hawai’i Department of Education in Hilo, HI.