Congratulations, Maria T. Chavez-Haroldson, PhD!
Graduate School in Leadership & Change

2020-03-16T18:15:02+00:00

Dr. Chavez-Haroldson at her Dissertation Defense. L-R: Dr. Lize Booysen, Committee Chair, Dr. Angelo Gomez, Committee Member

Please join The Writers’ Exchange in congratulating Dr. Maria Chavez-Haroldson in the successful completion of her dissertation:

 

LatinX Diversity Officers in Higher Education: Capacitating Cultural Values as Champions of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Dr. Chavez-Haroldson’s study explores the lived experiences […]

Congratulations, Nate Woods, PhD!
Graduate School in Leadership & Change

2020-01-19T23:05:53+00:00

Photo Credit: GE Aviation

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Taking Off in Africa: Critical Elements of Aircraft Engine Manufacturer Engagement That Can Affect Airline Safety Performance

 

My research examines critical elements of successful interorganizational engagement between aircraft engine manufactures and airlines. Engagement during two maintenance processes […]

Congratulations, Erin W. Berzins, PhD, LMHC, Antioch University Seattle!

2019-12-02T22:20:07+00:00

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The Role of Emotional Overcontrol in the Acceptance of Counselor Training Feedback

 

This research examined the relationship between the trait of emotional overcontrol and the phenomenon of accepting feedback within master’s level counseling programs.  I wanted to understand how overcontrol […]

On Writing Dissertations

2020-04-02T23:11:59+00:00Tags: |

From the Director’s Desk:

Writing a dissertation is a daunting enterprise: it’s the most in-depth researching and writing enterprise of your academic program.  Its chapters & their purposes can be unfamiliar and the pressure to “validate” can be enormous. It can also intimidate just by its “book-sized” length. Each of […]

AU Dissertation Front Page Templates

2020-02-07T23:38:00+00:00

Antioch Dissertation Writers may find it difficult and frustrating to correct the format of a dissertation according to AU guidelines, especially if the document is already written. WEX is here to help! Below you’ll find a downloadable template file for the AU Front Pages, allowing you to just fill in the fields and insert correctly-formatted […]

Congratulations, Christine A. Treece, Psy.D, LMHC, Antioch University Seattle!

2019-12-02T03:15:22+00:00

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Psychologists’ Use of a Dog in Psychotherapy: A Therapeutic Exploration

 

This study was an in-depth exploration of licensed psychologists’ experiences with bringing their dogs to work. Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis was used, and nine primary themes were identified. Responses […]

Congratulations, A. Ianto West, Ph. D, Antioch University Seattle!

2019-11-07T18:08:29+00:00

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Avoiding Unhelpful Responses: A Proposed Theoretical Measure of Readiness to Work With Transgender Clients  

My project was about improving the quality of transgender care. As an underserved population, it is important that we do a good job. Many clinicians have […]

Specific Guidelines for Enhanced Readability

2019-11-07T18:13:38+00:00
  • State your purpose explicitly. Make your issue very clear.
  • Make the topic of each section and paragraph visually prominent.
    • Use headings and subheadings appropriately and correctly
    • Place topic sentences in the beginning of paragraphs
  • Maintain the topic in the reader’s mind by referring to it frequently
    • Readers (especially with lengthy, dense material) prefer an […]

WEX Editors on Common Errors Seen in Dissertations

2019-11-13T00:28:23+00:00

WEX Editors on Common Errors Seen in Dissertations

We’ve asked the WEX editors about the common APA errors they’re seeing in dissertations and have created this list in the hopes writers might have an advantage in self-editing their dissertations.[1]  Here we go:

Table of Contents:

  • Inconsistent wording from the heading in […]

Congratulations, Laetitia Geoffroy-Dallery, PsyD., Antioch University New England!

2020-03-16T18:28:54+00:00

WEX is proud to feature Laetitia Geoffroy-Dallery, PsyD. She is one of the many talented WEX writers who utilized WEX’s professional editing services to perfect her dissertation.

Geoffroy-Dallery’s dissertation addresses psychologists’ attitudes towards inquiring about animal abuse/neglect in therapy and potentially changing APA’s Ethics Code to allow reporting to animal protection or law enforcement agencies. Results […]

Meet Marshall Adams, AU New England!

2019-11-20T05:40:42+00:00

WEX is pleased to feature our doctoral clients who are engaged in research in social justice or environmental issues. Marshall Adams is one such client.  An international doctoral student at AUNE’s Environmental Science program, Marshall demonstrates his commitment to sustainable forests not only in his work experience as a forest management and policy practitioner in […]

Congratulations, David Vandegrift, Psy.D, Antioch University Seattle!

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Congratulations, Dr. David Vandegrift!

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Lived Experience of Military Mental Health Clinicians: Provided Care to OIF and OEF Active Duty Service Members Experiencing War Stress Injury.

Military clinicians operated between contradictory military and psychology ethics while providing […]