Dan Capron, Ph.D.

Nina Bell Suggs Professor of Psychology

Email: daniel.capron@usm.edu


Research Interests

My research program examines anxiety-related vulnerability factors (e.g. Anxiety Sensitivity, Distress Tolerance, Cognitive Biases) and how they affect anxiety, trauma and suicide-related psychopathology.  On the applied side, we primarily focus on computer-delivered interventions for these conditions.  


Current Extramural Funding

Department of Defense Military Suicide Research Consortium

Project Safeguard (2017-2020; $1.99 million)

Principal Investigator: Michael Anestis, Ph.D.

Role: Co-Investigator.  



Research Methods (PSY 361)

Senior Capstone Seminar (PSY 475)

Practicum in Clinical Psychology (PSY 782)


Curriculum Vitae

Link to Dr. Capron's Anxiety and Trauma Research Lab



Dr. Capron will be accepting graduate student applications for Fall 2019 admissions.