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Diane Henschel, Ph.D.

Title: Professor, Psychology

Department: Psychology

Office: SBS G-307
Phone Extension: x3511
Email Username: dhenschel

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Publications and Presentations

  • Henschel, D., Albertella, M. & Mooshagian, E. Finger Length Ratio Predicts Visual Field Advantage. Presented at the American Psychological Society, New York, May 2006.
  • Albertella, M & Henschel, D. Finger Length Ratio (2D : 4D) Associated with Gender and Personality. Presented at the Western Psychological Association Convention, Palm Springs, CA, April 2006.
  • Henschel, D., Albertella, M., & Briggs, S. Voter Personality and Presidential Choices: 1992 through 2004. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association Convention, Washington, D.C., August 2005.
  • Henschel, D., Albertella, M., Moore, M., & Briggs, S. Issues, Not Voter Personality Dimensions, Predict Voting Choice. Paper presented at the American Psychological Society Convention, Los Angeles, CA, May 2005.
  • Henschel, D., Awan, V., Mooshagian, E. & Zaidel, E. Age of Childhood Trauma and Lexical Decision Performance. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, April 2004.
  • Henschel, D., Awan, V., & Gonzalez, G. The Effect of Age of Trauma on Personality Dimensions Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, April 2004.
  • Awan, V., Hall, C., Montoya, S., & Henschel, D. Adult Psychological Consequences of Childhood Conflict and Trauma. Paper to be presented at the Western Psychological Association Meeting, Vancouver, May 2003.
  • Henschel,D., Gonzalez, G. & Zaidel, E. The Effect of Child Abuse on Hemispheric Functioning. Paper to be presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Meeting, New York, March 2003.
  • Henschel, D., Zaidel, E., & Mosqueda, M. Gender-Related Attributes and Hemispheric Functioning. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association Meeting, Irvine, CA, April 2002.
  • Henschel, D., Zaidel, E., & Mosqueda, M. The Effect of Gender and Negative Affect on Hemispheric Functioning. Paper presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Meeting, April 2002.
  • Henschel, D., Lisa Gray-Shellberg, Steven Frieze, Diana Magana, Nicole Casillas, Maria Alvarez, Philip Camilang, Davina Cunningham, Laura Jauregui, Lucia Lopez, On-Jonet Moore. Learning About Psychology by Developing an Alumni Survey. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association Meeting, Irvine, CA, April, 2002.
  • Frieze, S., Gray-Shellberg, L., Henschel, D., Cinat, R., Flores, E., Pitts, L., Siu, J., Espinoza, M., Martinez, H., & Osborne, V. The capstone experience: Doorway to professional life. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association Meeting, Irvine, CA, April, 2002.
  • Henschel, D., Gritney, K., Reigadas, E., and Pentkowski, N. Personality and Presidential Choices. Paper presented at the American Psychological Society, Toronto, Canada, June 2001
  • Henschel, D., Dowds, D., & Antaya, M. Childhood antecedents of adult attachment styles. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Portland, OR, April 2000.
  • Gray-Shellberg, L., Padilla, A., and Henschel, D. Dimensions underlying integrity, personality and attitudinal measures. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Portland, OR, April 2000.
  • Henschel, D., Enyekwe, P., & Poland, R. Elements of depression and their sleep correlates. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, CA April 1999.
  • Henschel, D., Ines, A., & Lagar, J. Lying, hitting and stealing: gender and age effects. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, CA, April 1999.
  • Henschel, D., Pollard, J., and Dudley, K. An evolutionary psychology perspective on the Clinton/Lewinsky matter. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, CA, April, 1999.
  • Henschel, D., Gray-Shellberg, L., Padilla, M. & Jordan, C. Personality factors associated with academic dishonesty. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association, San Francisco, August, 1998.
  • Henschel, D., Cantrell, M., DeMers, M., McDonald, S. & Rivera, D. Juror variables and victim status affecting sentencing decisions. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Albuquerque, April, 1998.
  • Henschel, D., & Benavidez, J. Students' personalities and presidential choices: 1992 to 1996. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Seattle, April, 1997.
  • McGivern, R. F., Henschel, D. M., Hetcheson, M., & Pangburn, T. (1996) Sex differences in daily water consumption of rats: Effects of housing and hormones. Physiology and Behavior, 59, 653-658.
  • Henschel, D. Creating a laboratory in biological psychology with meager resources. Presented at the American Psychological Society, San Francisco, June 1996.
  • Henschel, D. & Elliot, D. Gender differences in the long-term impacts of child abuse. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association, New York, August 1995.
  • Elliot, D. & Henschel, D. The impact of child abuse on the development of personality disorders. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association, New York, August 1995.
  • Henschel, D. (1994) The Effect of Isolation on Water Intake. Paper presented at the 15th International Conference of the Stress and Anxiety Research Society, Madrid, Spain, July 1994.
  • Briere, J., Smiljanich, K., & Henschel, D. (1994) Sexual fantasies, gender, and molestation history. Child Abuse and Neglect, 18, 131-137.
  • Henschel, D., & McAnally, K. The 1992 Election: Presidential Choices and Personality Profiles. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Phoenix, April 1993.
  • Briere, J., Henschel, D., & Smiljanich, K. (1992) Attitudes toward sexual abuse: Sex differences and construct validity. Journal of Research in Personality, 26, 398-406.
  • Henschel, D., McGivern, R. F., & Cruz, A. The Effect of Castration on Sex Differences in Water Intake. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, San Francisco, April 1991.
  • Monroe, P., & Henschel, D. The effects of isolation on growth and behavior. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, San Francisco, April 1991.
  • McGivern, R. F., & Henschel, D. M. (1990) Interaction of naltrexone with postnatal administration of testosterone and estrogen on neurobehavioral sexual differentiation in rats. Hormones and Behavior, 24, 20-39.
  • Henschel, D., Briere, J., Smiljanich, K., & Morlan-Magallanes, M. Sexual abuse related attributions: Probing the role of "traumagenic dynamics." Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, April 1990.
  • Smiljanich, K., Briere, J., & Henschel, D. Rape and consensual sexual fantasies in adults molested as children. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, April 1990.
  • Morlan-Magallanes, M., Henschel, D., & Briere, J. Adult history of abortion as a function of childhood abuse. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, April 1990.
  • Lanktree, C. B., Briere, J., Henschel, D., Morlan-Magallanes, M., & Smiljanich, K. Type and extent of child abuse history in adult men and women. Presented at the National Symposium on Child Victimization, Atlanta, GA, April 1990.
  • Briere, J., Henschel, D., Smiljanich, K., & Morlan-Magallanes, M. Self-injurious behavior and child abuse history in adult men and women. Paper presented at the National Symposium on Child Victimization, Atlanta, GA, April 1990.
  • Henschel, D., Briere, J., & Morlan-Magallanes, M. Multivariate long-term correlates of child physical, sexual and psychological abuse. Presented at the American Psychological Association, Boston, August 1990.
  • Briere, J., Henschel, D., & Smiljanich, K. Attitudes toward sexual abuse (ASSA): Sex differences and construct validity. Presented at the American Psychological Association, Boston, August 1990.
  • Henschel, D. Possible prenatal effects of alcohol on sexually differentiated behavior. Paper presented at a Psi Chi symposium, Cerritos College, March, 1988.
  • Marsh, G., Henschel, D. M., & Fox, S. Using microcomputers to teach psychology. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Long Beach, April 1987.
  • Henschel, D. The role of psychological knowledge in counseling. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, April 1984.
  • Henschel, D. Sex differences and empathy. Workshop presented at the Second Annual Women's Week Celebration, California State University, Dominguez Hills, March, 1984.
  • Bohart, A. C., & Henschel, D. M. A Piagetian perspective on some aspects of Eastern mystical thought. Paper presented at the Twelfth Annual UAP-USC International Interdisciplinary Conference on Piagetian Theory and the Helping Professions, Los Angeles, January, 1982.
  • Henschel, D. M., & Bohart, A. C. Teaching counseling skills: A Piagetian approach. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association, Los Angeles, August, 1981.
  • Human Services Resources Guide for Southern Los Angeles County. (2nd Ed.) 1981, California State University, Dominguez Hills (coordinator)
  • Desberg, P., Marshall, C., Henschel, D., & McGhee, P. The effect of humor on the retention of lecture material. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association, Los Angeles, August, 1981.
  • Bohart, A. C., & Henschel, D. M. A Piagetian analysis of psychotherapy. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, April 1981.
  • Henschel, D. College students and formal operations. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, April, 1981.
  • Bohart, A. C., & Henschel, D. M. Piaget, social psychology, and cognition. Paper presented at the Eleventh Annual UAP-USC International Interdisciplinary Conference on Piagetian Theory and the Helping Professions, Los Angeles, January, 1981.
  • Henschel, D. M., & Bohart, A. C. The relationship between the effectiveness of a paraprofessional training program and the level of cognitive functioning. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, Honolulu, May, 1980.
  • Bohart, A. C., & Henschel, D. M. Framework for a cognitive-developmental theory of psychopathology. Paper presented at the Tenth Annual UAP-USC International Interdisciplinary Conference on Piagetian Theory and the Helping Professions, Los Angeles, February, 1980.
  • Henschel, D. M., & Bohart, A. C. The relationship between empathy and formal operations. Paper presented the Tenth Annual UAP-USC International Interdisciplinary Conference on Piagetian Theory and the Helping Professions, Los Angeles, February, 1980.
  • Bahr, J., Desberg, P., & Henschel, D. The effect of degree of humor on immediate and delayed recall of a lecture. Paper presented at the Second International Conference on Humor, Los Angeles, August, 1979.
  • Henschel, D. M., Shima, F., & Gray-Shellberg, L. The status of women and the status qu A report on the survey and needs assessment of WPA members. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association, San Diego, April, 1979.
  • Henschel, D. Instructor's Manual for Understanding Behavioral Research. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, 1978.
  • Henschel, D. How to succeed without a mentor. Symposium presented at the Western Psychological Association, San Francisco, April, 1978.
  • Henschel, D. Women, men and interpersonal behavior. Symposium presented at the American Psychological Association, San Francisco, August, 1977.
  • Gray-Shellberg, L., Henschel, D., Simon, E., & Loseke, D. Role conflicts and the female instructor. Workshop presented at the Western Association for Women in Psychology, Pacific Palisades, CA, 1976.
  • Henschel, D. Evaluating Others: The rational and emotional components. Workshop presented at the Western Psychological Association, Sacramento, April, 1975.
  • Henschel, D., Jones, R. T., & Watson, R. H. Psychology's Family Tree. Solano Beach, CA: Publishers, Inc, 1974.
  • Henschel, D., & Henderson, C. The effect of unitized presentation on category clustering. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association, New Orleans, August, 1974.
  • Henschel, D. Teaching history and systems: Issues and methods. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association, New Orleans, August, 1974.
  • Henschel, D. History and Systems: Approaches to relevance. Paper presented at the meeting of the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, Las Vegas, April, 1973.
  • Henschel, D., & Douglas, J. The influence of rhythm and form class on speech perception. Paper presented at the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, Las Vegas, April, 1973.
  • Keppel, G., Zavortink, B., & Henschel, D. (1969) Influence of non-specific interference on response recall. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 81, 246-255.
  • Postman, L., Henschel, D., & Stark, K. (1969) Conditions of recovery after recall. Psychological Monographs of the Journal of Experimental Psychology, 82, No. 1, Part 2.

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