During summer 2014, Psychology’s Krys Kaniasty gave several international
As president of the Stress and Anxiety
Research Society (STAR), Kaniasty gave a presidential address keynote entitled “Social Support RULES!!! & Social Support
Rules …” at the 35th international STAR conference in Cluj, Romania
(July 2–4). At the same conference, Kaniasty also presented a paper co-authored
two IUP students (Kara Schulz and Malgosia Mikula) titled “Disclosure
of negative and positive life events and receipt of social support on social networking websites.”
In June, Kaniasty gave an invited seminar (“Primum non nocere: Rules of providing social
support”) at the
Institute of Psychology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw (Poland).
In May, two
researchers from Peking University Institute of Mental Health, Shang Fanhong
and Professor Ma Hong, and Krys Kaniasty presented a paper (“Received Social Support and Well-being among
Survivors in Lushan Earthquake”) at the 21st World Congress of the
International Federation for Psychotherapy in Shanghai, China.
Department of Psychology