Ph.D., Personality Psychology, Oklahoma State University, 2007
M.S., Psychology, Oklahoma State University, 2004
B.A., Psychology, University of Arkansas, 2000
Adolescent Developmental Psychology
Stress and Trauma
Personal Moral Role Models
Moral Emotions, Moral Behaviors, Virtues, and Vices
Impact of Chronic Psychological Trauma (e.g., childhood maltreatment, peer bullying victimization, and intimate partner psychological abuse)
Physiological Stress indicators (e.g., cortisol, blood pressure, heart rate)
Facial-emotional Coding within Dyad Intimate Partner interaction
**Sonnentag, T.L., & McDaniel, B.L. (2013). Doing the right thing in the face of social pressure: Moral rebels and their role models have heightened levels of moral trait integration. Self and Identity, 12 (4), 432-446.
McDaniel, B.L., **Daugherty, J. R., **Rycek, J.M., **Jeter, W.K., & Eason, E.A. (2010). "Reaching for the stars" and "Looking down from a pedestal": Do discrepancies between the self and positive or poor role models influence emotional adjustment? Personal Construct Theory & Practice, 7, 76-84.
McDaniel, b.L., Grice, J. W., & Eason, E. A. (2010). Seeking a multi-construct model of morality, Journal of Moral Education, 39 (1), 37-48.