Department of Clinical Psychology alumnus and faculty member, Dean Hammer, PsyD, will be presenting at the Psychologists for Social Responsibility (PsySR) Conference, held in Boston July 14 – 16.
Dr. Hammer will be facilitating a panel entitled Psychological and Structural Aspects of War on Saturday, July 16 from 2:00 to 3:30 pm. Other panelists are Floyd Rudmin, Kathie Malley-Morrison and Ian Hansen. The panel description is as follows: Psychology is central to waging and ending wars. Our panel will discuss nonviolent methods toward peace, psyops, transparency (e.g., Wikileaks), recruitment methods, drones, and PTSD-related issues, and the “culture” wars.