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)

Publications:

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  • Hartman, Michael J., Baldock, Zachary C., Kurtz, John E., Lowmaster, Sara, and Zimmermann, Johannes. The Development of a Flexible Response Inconsistency Scale for the Personality Inventory for DSM-5. Journal of Personality Assessment.

Presentations:

  • Gray, Brandon L., Lowmaster, Sara. An Evaluation of Attentional Biases Following Adverse Childhood Experiences. Presented at the Annual Conference of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Washington, D.C.. (November 2018)
  • Steinzor, Cazzie, Gray, Brandon L., Doss, Rob A., Lowmaster, Sara. Maturation of Personality Mediates the Relationship between Cumulative Trauma Exposure and Symptom Complexity. Presented at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Washington, D.C.. (November 2018)
  • Lowmaster, Sara, Barry, Christopher T., Charles, Nora E.. Evidence of Construct Validity of the PAI-A Borderline and Antisocial Features Scales in At-Risk Adolescents. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality Assessment, Washington, D.C.. (March 2018)
  • Lenger, Katherine A., Waugh, Mark H., Flores, Leticia Y., Gordon, Cameron L., Gordon, Kristina C., Lowmaster, Sara, Flanagan, Elizabeth H.. Item-Metric and Content Validity Analysis of Cultural and Demographic Dimensions of Self-Reported Mindfulness Assessment. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality Assessment, Washington, D.C.. (March 2018)
  • 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)