Kristin Hardy

Kristin is a 6th year in the PhD Program at Palo Alto University. She is currently on internship at Tarzana Treatment Centers. With IRAM, she is the student co-director of the Palo Alto University Statistics Consulting Center (PAU SCC). She hopes to combine her love of dogs and her interest in therapy by researching the therapeutic effect of companion animals. She is also pursuing her interest in the effectiveness of therapeutic interventions by participating in program evaluation projects with organizations in the community.


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Wickham, R. E., *Hardy, K. H., *Buckman, H. L., & *Lepovic, E. (2021). Comparing cross-classified mixed effects and Bayesian structural equations modeling for stimulus sampling designs: A simulation study. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 92, 104062.

Hardy, K. K., & Weston, R. N. (2019). Canine-assisted therapy for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A systematic review. The Review Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 7, 197-204. doi: 10.1007/s40489-019-00188-5



Hardy, K., Bensidi-Slimane, Y., & Wickham, R. E. (February, 2020). Like parent, like child?: Examining intergenerational transmission of emotional dysregulation using dynamic structural equations modeling. Poster session at the meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA.

Hardy, K., Lepovic, E., Buckman, H., Wickham R.E. (2019, February) The many faces of personality: Cross-classified CFA of perceived personality attributes. Poster to be presented at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Convention, Portland, OR