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Shark Chat Academic Forums

Shark Chats are live interdisciplinary panel discussions featuring Nova Southeastern University faculty, alumni and students.

Upcoming Webinars

  • Smoking, Vaping, and COVID-19: A Dangerous Mix!
    with Linda Carter Sobell, Ph.D., ABPP
    Friday, Sept. 25, 2020 | 12:00 P.M. ET
    Register HERE
  • Racism and COVID-19: Supporting Asian American Youth throughout the School Year
    with Iryna Kasi, Ph.D., Shannon Worton, Psy.D., Youmeizi (Mable) Peng, James Nguyen, Jessica Choe
    Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020 | 12:00 P.M. ET
    Register HERE
  • Sex Trafficking During a Pandemic
    with Giselle Gaviria, Psy.D., Katariina Rosenblatt, LL.M., Ph.D., Lenore Walker, Ed.D.
    Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020 | 7:30 P.M. ET
    Register HERE
  • Children's Mental Health, Psychology, and Behavior Modification
    with Emmy Maurilus, Ph.D., Sarah Valley-Gray, Psy.D., additional TBA
    Friday, Nov. 6, 2020 | 12:00 P.M. ET
    Register HERE
  • #MSDStrong Three Years Later - Survivors, Family, and Professionals Reflect
    with panel TBA
    Friday, Feb. 12, 2021 | 12:00 P.M. ET
    Register HERE

Free and open to the public. Please share with friends, family, and colleagues - www.nova.edu/sharkchats 

Upcoming Enrollment Information Sessions

  • Counseling/General Psychology/Forensic Psychology
    Aug. 19, 2020 | 4:00 P.M. ET. Register HERE.
    Sept. 2, 2020 | 4:00 P.M. ET. Register HERE.
    Sept. 16, 2020 | 4:00 P.M. ET. Register HERE.
    Sept. 30, 2020 | 4:00 P.M. ET. Register HERE.
  • Psychology doctoral programs
    Aug. 12, 2020 | 4:00 P.M. ET. Register HERE.
    Aug. 26, 2020 | 4:00 P.M. ET. Register HERE.
    Sept. 9, 2020 | 4:00 P.M. ET. Register HERE.
    Sept. 23, 2020 | 4:00 P.M. ET. Register HERE.

Below is a list of previous webinars and topical sessions:

  • Autism: Caring for the Caregiver During COVID-19 with Amrita Singh, Psy.D., and Sohani Char, Psy.D. Click HERE.
  • Discipline Strategies and Routines to Manage Your Strong-Willed Child in Stressful Times with David Reitman, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • Altruism and evolutionary psychology with Glenn Scheyd, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • Social Justice in the U.S. (Part 2) with Gwyndolen Clarke-Reed, Michelle Cromwell, Ph.D., Nichole Anderson, Grace Carrington, Tracy McNeil, Gregory Gayle. Click HERE.
  • Social Justice in the U.S. (Part 1) with Dale Holness, Corey King, Andrew Smalling, Corey Shearer, Gregory Gayle. Click HERE.
  • COVID-19 Latest Information with Bindu S. Mayi, M.Sc., Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • Male sexual abuse survivors with Amy Ellis, Ph.D., Click HERE.
  • NSU LGBTQA Pride with Cindy Brown, DJ Diva Power Infiniti, Shawn Palacious AKA KittyMeow, Steve Rothaus, Justin Maki, Ph.D., Zaver D. Moore, M.S., M.A., Mindy Dunagan, Ph.D., LPC, NCC, Nicolas Meade, M.S. Program. Click HERE.
  • Mental Health Care for Front Line Workers During the COVID-19 Pandemic with Carlos Garcia, Psy.D., Maria Espinola, Psy.D., Alex Aragaki, M.D., FCCP, DAABIP, Sara A. Hosn, Psy.D. Click HERE.
  • Understanding the Black Experience in America: Be the Change You Want to See in the World with Marva M. Robinson, Psy.D., John Lewis, Ph.D., Stephen N. Campbell, Ph.D., Tara C. Raines, Ph.D., N.C.S.P., Stacy A.S. Williams, Ph.D., N.C.S.P. Click HERE.
  • Psychology and Counseling Careers with David Feldman, Ph.D., Melanie Iarussi, Ph.D., LPC-S, CSAC, James Munoz, Ph.D., Emilio Lorenzo, M.S., Carlos Perez, Ed.D. Click HERE.
  • An Introduction to Uses of Hypnosis and the Polygraph in Criminal Investigations with Frank DePiano, Ph.D., David DePiano, J.D. Click HERE.
  • Unsatisfied by Design: Happiness, Evolution, and Human Nature with Glenn J. Scheyd, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • School Reentry: Promoting Social and Emotional Wellness for Students with Scott Poland, Ed.D. Click HERE.
  • Mindfulness: Mental Armor During a Time of Stress with Jonathan Banks, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • Parents as Teachers: How to Keep Your Sanity with Gene Cash, Ph.D., ABPP, and Shannon Worton, Psy.D. Click HERE.
  • Facilitar el Crecimiento Postraumático a través de la Atención Plena en la Era de COVID-19 (Facilitating Posttraumatic Growth through Mindfulness in the Era of COVID-19 in Spanish) with Lydia R. Malcolm, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • How to Stay Safe at Home with Lenore Walker, Ed.D., ABPP. Click HERE.
  • Become a Force of Nature: Advanced Studies and Personal Growth with expert panel. Click HERE.
  • Suicide Prevention is Everyone's Responsibility with Scott Poland, Ed.D. Click HERE.
  • Responding to the Social-Emotional Needs of Youth in a COVID-19 World with Peter Caproni, Ph.D. and doctoral residents. Click HERE.
  • Humanitarian Outreach and Cultural Resiliency wiith Stephen Campbell, Ph.D., and Oraib Toukhly, M.S. Click HERE.
  • COVID-19 Mental Health Tips for Children and Families with Scott Poland, Ed.D. Click HERE.
  • The Power of Art in our Therapy with Mercedes ter Maat, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • School's OUT... Why Social and Emotional Connectedness is More Essential than Ever with Anna K. Owens, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • Join us for Yappy Hour! BYOP (Bring Your Own Pet): The Benefits of the Human-Animal Bond During COVID-19 with Ariann Robino, Ph.D., LPC (LA), NCC. Click HERE.
  • Juntos durante el COVID-19 (Spanish). Click HERE.
  • How to Manage a Misbehaving Brain with Jaime Tartar, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • Developing an Effective Coping Kit During the Anxiety Provoking Time of COVID-19 with Kayla Thayer, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • La Ansiedad en Tiempos Difíciles, Consejos para Disminuirla (Spanish) with Marianela Pena-Martinez, M.S., Doctoral Student. Click HERE.
  • Mental Health Check with Tara Jungersen, Ph.D., LMHC, CCMHC, NCC. Click HERE.
  • Técnicas de arte para combatir el coronavirus (Spanish) with Mercedes ter Maat, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • Intimate Partner Relationships in Times of Crisis with Lenore Walker, Ed.D. Click HERE.
  • Suicide Prevention and Intervention for Schools with Scott Poland, Ed.D. Click HERE.
  • Behavioral Aspects of Active Killers with Greg Vecchi, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • Love with Shannon Karl, Ph.D., LMHC, NCC, CCMHC, ACS. Click HERE.
  • Everything You Wanted to Know About Competency Evaluation and Treatment but Were Afraid to Ask with Chad Waxman, Psy.D. Click HERE.
  • Can video games be a valuable form of literacy and be used for educational, activist, and scientific purposes? with Eric Mason, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • Fight Back Against Fake News: Become a More Critical Reader & News Consumer with Janine Morris, Ph.D. Click HERE.
  • Out of the closet and into the classroom: ensuring the safety of our transgender students with Pete Caproni, Ph.D. Click HERE.
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