Sara Lowmaster

Sara Lowmaster

Assistant Professor

PSYCHOLOGY

South Dakota Union

Phone: (605) 677-5352

Email: Sara.Lowmaster@usd.edu

Education:

  • Ph D, Clinical Psychology, Texas A&M University, 2013
  • MS, Experimental Psychology, Villanova University, 2007
  • BS, Psychology and Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, 2005

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist, South Dakota Board of Examiners of Psychologists

Grants:

  • Woodcock Johnson University Outreach Program Grant, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. (2015 - 2015)

Awards and Honors:

  • Great Plains IDeA-CTR Travel Award, UNMC Great Plains IDeA-CTR, 2017
  • College of Arts and Sciences Travel Grant, USD College of Arts and Sciences, 2017
  • Belbas-Larson Award Nominee, University of South Dakota, 2017

Presentations:

  • Gray, Brandon L., Schwenk, Haley N., Lowmaster, Sara. Examination of Etiological Associations Between Peritraumatic Experiences and Borderline Personality Disorder. Presented at the Center for Brain and Behavior Research Annual Research Symposium, Vermillion, SD. (August 2017)
  • Schwenk, Haley N., Doss, Robert A., Lowmaster, Sara. Detecting Inconsistent Responding on the 100-Item Version of the Personality Inventory for DSM-5. Presented at the Society for Personality Assessment, San Francisco, CA. (March 2017)
  • Lowmaster, Sara, Hattouni, Emily, Van Ness, Chelsey. Does Mindfulness Cultivate a Less Extreme Response Style?. Presented at the Society for Personality Assessment, San Francisco, CA. (March 2017)
  • Gray, Brandon L., Schwenk, Haley N., Lowmaster, Sara. Evidence of the Etiological Role of Peritraumatic Dissociation in Borderline Personality Disorder. Presented at the Society for Personality Assessment, San Francisco, CA. (March 2017)
  • Stone, Lisa, Lowmaster, Sara, Walsh-Messinger, Julie. Response Bias on the Personality Inventory for DSM-5. Presented at the Society for Personality Assessment, San Francisco, CA. (March 2017)
  • Gray, Brandon L., Schwenk, Haley N., Lowmaster, Sara. Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms and Psychological Impairment: The Mediating Role of Detachment. Presented at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Dallas, TX. (November 2016)
  • Gray, Brandon L., Lowmaster, Sara. Centrality of Traumatic Experiences and Maladaptive Personality Development. Presented at the Society for Personality Assessment, Chicago, IL. (March 2016)
  • Nalan-Sheffield, Kayla R., Schwenk, Haley N., Lowmaster, Sara. Interpersonal Style and Narration of Life Events. Presented at the Society for Personality Assessment, Chicago, IL. (March 2016)
  • Lowmaster, Sara, Morey, Leslie C.. Language Consistency in Assessing Identity Coherence. Presented at the Society for Personality Assessment, Brooklyn, NY. (March 2015)