Paula Britton, Ph.D.

PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS

National

Lent, J, & Britton, P. (2011, March). Counselor supervision and technology: Let’s get on board. Presented at the American Counseling Association Annual Convention, New Orleans.

Britton, P.J. (2009, August). Clinical boundaries and ethics: Implications for supervision. Presented at the 117th American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Werth, J. L., Jr., Britton, P. J., & Kessler, L. E. (2008, August). An overview of graduate training to help persons with HIV. In L. M.Stepleman (Chair), Predoctoral training in HIV: Building professional competencies through innovative programs. Symposium presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Boston, MA.

Milo, L. A., Logue, E. E., Smucker, W., Britton, P. (2006, August). Health-care utilization and costs of depressed versus non-depressed patients in a family practice setting. Presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, New Orleans.

Rapisarda, C. A., Britton, P., Desmond, K. J., Nelson, J. R. (2005, October). Sanctioned supervision: Ideas for counselor educators. Presentation at the 2005 Association for Counselor Educators and Supervisors National conference.

Milo, L, Britton, P. J., DeFine, L., Logue, E. E, & Smucker, W. (2005, August). Detecting depression in primary care settings: A comparison of screening instruments. Presentation at the 2005 American Psychological Annual Convention, Washington, DC.

Maguire, C. P., McNally, C. J., & Britton, P. J. (2005, August). Understanding work experiences of people with HIV: A new Model. Presentation at the 2005 American Psychological Annual Convention, Washington, DC.

Harris, P. B., Neundorfer, M. M., Britton, P., & Lynch, D. (2004). HIV+ midlife and older women: Sexual risk-taking behaviors. Abstract from the 57th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston, Nov.2004, The Gerontologist, 44, Special Issue 1, 290

Harris, P. B., Britton, P. J., Neundorfer, N. M., & Lynch, D. A. (2004, July). Older women and HIV: Understanding sexual risk-taking behavior. Presentation at the 2004 American Psychological Annual Convention, Honolulu, Hawaii

Milo, L. A., Britton, P., Logue, E., Smucker, W., & DeFine, L (2004, July). Prevalence of depression in a primary care setting: Is depression the primary diagnosis? Presentation at the 2004 American Psychological Annual Convention, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Harris, P. B., Neundorfer, M. M., Britton, P. J., & Lynch, D. A. (2003, September). HIV prevention: Experiences of women age 45 and over, risk factors and implications for care. Presented at NAHOF (National Association on HIV over Fifty), Scottsdale, AZ.

Maguire, C. P., McNally, C.J., & Britton, P. J. (2003, August). Challenges of work: Voices of people with HIV disease. Presentation at the 2003 American Psychological Annual Convention, Toronto, Ontario.

Britton, P. J., & Rak, C. F. (2002, October). An experiential/didactic approach to training supervision in a workshop format. Presentation at the 2002 Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Park City, Utah.

Ford, S. J. W., & Britton, P. J. (2002, October). Multicultural supervision: What's really going on? Presentation at the 2002 Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Park City, Utah.

Bardash, R. J., Werth, J.L., & Britton, P.J. (2001, August). Special Vocational Challenges and Opportunities for Persons with HIV Disease. Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA,

Britton, P. J., & Rak, C. R. (2001, March). Leading workshops in supervision: an experiential format. Presentation at the American Counseling Association annual conference, San Antonio, Texas.

Britton, P. J., & Rak, C. F. (1999, October). Training counselors to work with persons impacted by HIV/AIDS: An experiential class format. Presentation at the American Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, ACES 2000: Improvisation and Improvement, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Rogers, J.R., Britton, P.J., Carney, J.V., & Lewis, M.M. (1999, October). Physician Assisted suicide and hastened death: Counselor training issues for the 21st century. Presentation at the American Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, ACES 2000: Improvisation and Improvement, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Britton, P. J., & Rogers, J. (1998, March). Protease inhibitors and HIV: Implications for counseling. Presentation at the American Counseling Association 1998 World conference, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Britton, P. J., Cowan, R., Milo, L., Logue, E., Smucker, W. (1996, August). Exercise in primary care patients: Application of the transtheoretical model. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Conference, Toronto, Canada.

Britton, P. J., Cowan, R. A., Milo, L. A., Logue, E., Smucker, W., & Anderson, A. (1996, April). The myth of psychological distress in obesity: Implications for counselors. Paper presented at the American Counseling Association 1996 World Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.

Britton, P. J., Straffen, S., Evans, A., Bauhof, L., Zimmerman, J., Taylor, N., Fuchs, A., & Knuth, C.(1995, April). Integration of wellness model into counselor education training. Paper presented at American Counseling Association 44th Annual Convention, Denver, CO.

Cowan, R., Britton, P.J. (1994, October). Developing effective interventions for moderately obese adult family practice patients: A preliminary investigation of mediating variables. Paper presented at The 22nd Annual Meeting of the North American Primary Care Research Group, Toronto, Canada.

Cowan, R., Smucker, W., Logue, E., Britton, P. (1994, December). Improving obesity related outcomes in primary care. Paper presented at the Mead Johnson Family Medicine Research Forum, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Britton, P. J., Levine, O. H., Hobfoll, S. E., Jackson, A. P., Shepherd, J. B., & Lavin, J. P. (1994, May). The myth of monogamy as a safer-sex behavior. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association Psychosocial and Behavioral Factors in Women's Health: Creating an Agenda for the 21st Century, Washington, D.C.

Britton, P. J. (1993, August). AIDS prevention among young, inner-city women: Results of a multicultural intervention. Paper presented as part of a symposium: Women responding to AIDS, at the American Psychological Association 101st Annual Convention, Toronto, Canada.

Shepherd, J. B., Hobfoll, S. E., Jackson, A. P., Britton, P. J. & Lavin, J. P. (1993, August). Women who use condoms following an AIDS prevention intervention. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association 101st Annual Convention, Toronto, Canada.

Britton, P. J., Jackson, A. P., James, T. C., Levine, O. H., Orozco, E. A., Shepherd, J.B. (l992, August). AIDS prevention among women. Presented at the American Psychological Association Centennial Convention, Washington, D.C.

Jackson, A. P., Britton, P., James, T. & Orozco, E. (1992, March). Strategies for empowerment in women: Update on NIMH grant. Presented at the American Association for Counseling and Development National Convention, Baltimore, Maryland.

Zarski, J., Britton, P., Kline, C., Newman, I., Greene, D., & Cimini, K. (l990, April). The HIV spectrum disorders: An exploratory study of the multi-faceted nature of psychological distress. Paper presented at the American Association of Counseling and Development, National Conference.

Regional

Rogers, J. R., McGuirk, H. A., & Britton, P. J. (April 1997). Self-Termination: emerging roles in counseling psychology. Paper presented at the Great lakes Regional Conference Division 17 of the American Psychological Association, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Knuth, C., Berardinelli, C., & Britton, P. J. (October 1995). Women and depression: A new perspective. Paper presented at the Mid-Western Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Cowan, R., Britton, P., Logue, E., Smucker, W., & Milo, L. (April 1995). The relationship between the transtheoretical model of behavior change and diet readiness measures in a sample of primary care patients. Paper presented at the Division 17 Great Lakes Regional Conference of the American Psychological Association, Kent, Ohio.

Cowan, R., Britton, P., Logue, E., Smucker, W., & Milo, L. (April 1995). The relationship between obesity and psychological distress in a sample of primary care patients: Implications for counseling interventions. Poster presented at the Division 17 Great lakes Regional Conference of the American Psychological Association.

Knuth, C., Baker, S., & Britton, P. (April 1995). Women and depression: A study of anger, assertiveness and mastery. Poster presented at the Division 17 Great Lakes Regional Conference of the American Psychological Association.

Britton, P. J., Newman, I., Latkovich, S., Bobner, R.F., & Meyers, E. (1994, October). A confirmatory factor analysis of the Child Behavior Checklist: An exploration of age and sex differences. Paper presented at the Mid-Western Educational Research Association Annual Meeting.

Smith, C. S., & Britton, P. J. (1994, October). The relation between adjustment of first-year college students and weight gain: An investigation of the "freshmen 15". Presented at the Mid-Western Educational Research Association Annual Meeting.

Straffen, S. L., Zimmerman, J., Fuchs, A., Bauhof, L., Evans, A., Taylor, N., & Britton,P. (1994, October). An exploration of the six dimensions of wellness in graduate counseling students. Paper presented at the Mid-Western Educational Research Association Annual Meeting.

Rogers, J. R., Carney, J. V., & Britton, P.J. (April 1994). Death and dying: Facilitating counselor readiness for addressing the issues. Paper presented at the Division 17 Great Lakes Regional Conference, Notre Dame, Indiana.

Britton, P. J., Smith, C. D., Newman, I. (1993,October). Utilization of the child behavior checklist as it relates to DSM-III-R classifications: A concern for interpretability. Paper presented at the Mid-Western Educational Research Association Annual Meeting.

Britton, P. J., Jackson, A. P., James, T. C., Orozco, E. A., & Character-Gibbons, C. D. (1992, October). AIDS prevention for women: An overview of the preliminary results from an NIMH research project with emphasis on multicultural and social influences. Presented at the Mid-Western Educational Research Association Annual Meeting.

Britton, P. J. (l991, October). Social Support and psychological stress: Relationship to perceived risk of HIV infection in a population of gay/bisexual men. Paper presented at the Mid-Western Educational Research Association Annual Meeting.

Hobfoll, S. E., Britton, P. J., James, T., Clark, F., & Stillwell, T. (l991,October). Strategies for empowerment in AIDS prevention: Update on NIMH research project. Presented at the Midwest Eco-Community Psychology Conference, Dowagiac, Michigan.

State

Britton, P.J., Kress, V., & Maroon, R. (2011, November). Picture perfect supervision: a sampling of creative supervisory interventions. Presented at the All-Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Pascoe, A.K., Rausch, J., Britton, P, Hatgas, J. (2010, November). Aspergers syndrome and good clinical practice: Diagnostic and treatment strategies based on the voices of adolescents and young adults with AS and their parents. Presented at the All-Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P.J., & Gerhardt, C. (2010, February). Ethics and Supervision. Presented at the Ohio Association Counselor Educators and Supervisors winter meeting, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P.J., Brennan, C., & Faiver, C. M (2009, November). Supervisees’ struggles with a boundary dilemma: an ethical case demonstration and discussion. Presented at the all-Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Moorehead, H. H., White, V., Kelly, B., Britton, P. (2005, November). Help! My knowledge of ethical decision-making is rusty! Presented at the All-Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Rapisarda, C., & Britton, P. J. (2004, October). Sanctioned supervision: Ideas for intervention. Presented at the All-Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Paez, S., & Britton, P. J. (2003, April). A constructivist approach to teaching informed consent to community counseling counselor trainees. Presented at OACES Supervision Summit, Columbus, Ohio.

Ford, S. J. W. & Britton, P. J. (2003, April). Perceptions of multicultural supervision: What we know and future directions. Presented at OACES Supervision Summit, Columbus, Ohio.

Faiver, C., Feisthamel, K., Britton, P., & Broer, K. (2002, November). The John Carroll University and Cleveland Clinic Foundation internship. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P., & Ford, S. (2002, November). Multicultural issues in supervision. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P., Feisthamel, K., Heinlen, K., Wilcox, A. (2001, November). Technology in supervision: A model of peer support. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Orsulic-Jeras, S., & Britton, P. (2001, November). An overview of dementia and its implications for counselors working with older adult populations. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Santoro, D., & Britton, P. (1999, November). The nuts and bolts of clinical supervision: A workshop for beginning and experienced supervisors. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P., & Rogers, J. (1998, November). The new medical treatments for HIV/AIDS and their impact on counseling. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Rak, C., & Britton, P. (1998, November). Training counselors to work with HIV/AIDS clients: An experiential course model with research. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Straffen, S., & Britton, P. (1997, October). The hidden world of children of domestic violence: What counselors need to know. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P., & White, V. (1997, October). Solution focused supervision for counselors. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P. J., & Rak, C. F. (1996, November). Roadblocks to effective supervision. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Rogers, J., Britton, P., Abbey-Hines, J., & Carney, J. (1995, November). Counseling and Rational Suicide: A therapeutic and ethical dilemma. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Rogers, J. & Britton, P. (1994, November). Facilitating counselor readiness for dealing with death and dying issues. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P., Evans, A., Fuchs, A., Straffen S., Zimmerman, J., Bauhof, L., & Taylor,N. (1994, November). Counselor wellness - A look at ourselves. Presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P. J., & Rak, C. F. (1993, November). Counseling persons with HIV spectrum disorders: Developing effective strategies. Presented at the Ohio Counseling Spring Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Jackson, A. P., Britton, P. J., James, T. C., Orozco, E. (1993, May). Quality treatment: The empowerment of women. Paper presented at the Ohio Counseling Spring Conference.

Rak, C. F. & Britton, P. J. (l991, November). Supervision: Complexities, nuancesand threats to the process. Paper presented at the All Ohio Counselors Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P. J. & Frankel, A. (l990, October). Our families, ourselves, our work. Paper presented at the fall conference of the Ohio Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, Columbus, Ohio.

Britton, P. J. (l989, April). Counseling issues in dealing with HIV spectrum disorders. Presented at the Chi Sigma Iota All-state Conference.

Local

Britton, P., & Wilcox, A. (2001, October). HIV and partnered relationships. Workshop presented at The University of Akron.

Britton, P., Farnsworth, B., Ingersol, E., Morgan, A., O'Dell, F. & Welfel, E. (2000, December). What do the new counselor licensure laws mean for you? Workshop presented at the NCOCA winter meeting.

Santoro, D. & Britton, P. (1999, February). The nuts and bolts of supervision: A workshop for beginning and experienced supervisors. Workshop presented at the NCOCA winter workshop.

Straffen, S., Britton, P., Bauhof, L., Evans, A., Fuchs, A., Zimmerman, J., & Taylor, N. (1994, October). Counselor Wellness: An exploration of the six dimensions of wellness in graduate counseling students. Workshop presented at the Wellness Conference, Cleveland, Ohio.

Britton, P. J., & Frankel, A. (1993, July). The therapist's family of origin. Workshop presented at Personal and Family Counseling, New Philadelphia, Ohio.

Britton, P. J., & Frankel, A. (l990, March). Impact of the therapist's family of origin experiences on the counseling process. Paper presented at the Alpha Upsilon Chapter of Chi Sigma Iota Spring Conference.

Britton, P. J. & Rak, C. F. (l989, December). Supervision: Counter-transference and the characterological client. Presented at the Alpha Upsilon Chapter Breakfast Series Program.

Britton, P. J. (1993, May). Working with alternative lifestyles. Workshop presented at Berea Children's Home and Family Services, Berea, Ohio.