I am a PhD candidate in the School of Communication at The Ohio State University (OSU). My research is focused on understanding how and why acts of aggression and violence occur in society, and how to prevent such socially destructive behavior through anger management and training. I explore these relationships using quantitative methods (e.g., meta-analytic reviews, laboratory experiments, online surveys).
Learn more about me on my About Me page. See my research and teaching experiences under Publications and Teaching, respectively.
For a copy of any of the articles listed below, please feel free to email me through my website contact form.See All Publications
Kjærvik, S. L., Saleem, M. , Velasquez, G. , Anderson, C. A. , & Bushman, B. J.
Personality and Social Psychology BulletinRead More
Holt, L. F., Kjærvik, S. L., & Bushman, B. J.Read More
How a deadly virus is framed can have effects on how people are viewed and treated.Visit Link
A 2-minute summary of our research findings highlighting the link between narcissism and aggression.Visit Link
Read our blog post for "SPSP Character and Context," which describes our research showing that nearly any small provocation – or nothing at all – can lead narcissistic people to lash out aggressively against others.Visit Link
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