Department of Psychology
B.A., 1979, The Pennsylvania State University, Psychology
M.S., 1984, The Pennsylvania State University, Psychology
Ph.D., 1986, The Pennsylvania State University, Psychology
Dr. Pope trained at Pennsylvania State University. Her research
interests include developmental psychopathology, children's peer
relations, social cognitions, and peer rejection.
My primary research area involves the social cognitions, emotions,
and behaviors related to successful and unsuccessful peer
relationships in children. My secondary interest in
psychosocial adjustment in children with medical conditions.