Attention

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Dr. Michael (Mike) Posner has been researching the construct of attention for over 50 years. His work has been cited nearly 170,000 times according to Google Scholar, firmly cementing his place as one of the most prolific scholars in cognitive neuroscience. For this course, Dr. Jeremy Sharp of The Testing Psychologist talks with Dr. Posner about Attention -  it's etiology, theories on attention, current research, and where the research is taking us.

Interview conducted: October 2021

CE Content Category: Testing/Assessment; Clinical

Target audience: Psychologists, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, social workers, addiction counselors, nurses, case managers.

This CE course is designated as intermediate.

There is no known conflict of interest or commercial support.

This course includes a written transcript of the audio content.

Syllabus

  • Print Version / Test Preview
  • Audio Interview with Michael Posner, PhD
  • Transcript of Interview with Michael Posner, PhD
  • References and Citations
  • CE Test
  • Evaluation

Author Bio

ABOUT DR. MICHAEL POSNER

For more than fifty years Michael Posner has studied how mental operations, particularly those related to attention, are carried out by neural networks. He has used cognitive, imaging, and genetic methods. In 1998 he was founding director of the Sackler Institute at Weill Medical College. He continues research as Prof. Emeritus of Psychology at the University of Oregon and Adjunct Prof. at Weill Medical College. He has received many honors including elect to NAS 1981, 2009 the medal of science by President Obama, and in 2017 he was awarded the Franklin Medal in Computer and Cognitive Science.

Get in touch:
email: mposner@uoregon.edu

ABOUT DR. JEREMY SHARP

Dr. Jeremy Sharp is a licensed psychologist and Clinical Director at the Colorado Center for Assessment & Counseling, a private practice that was founded in 2009 and has grown to include nine licensed clinicians, three clinicians in training, and a full administrative staff. Dr. Sharp earned his undergraduate degree in Experimental Psychology from the University of South Carolina before getting his Master’s and PhD in Counseling Psychology from Colorado State University. These days, Dr. Sharp specializes in psychological and neuropsychological evaluation with kids and adolescents.

As the host of the Testing Psychologist Podcast, Dr. Sharp provides private practice consulting for psychologists and other mental health professionals who want to start or grow psychological testing services in their practices. He lives in Fort Collins, Colorado with his wife (also a therapist) and two young kids.

Dr. Jeremy Sharp

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