Odessa Despot

Research & Publications

  • NYS Licensed Psychologist
  • Provisional certification in School Psychology
  • APA member
  • Despot, O.D. (2013, May). Arts and Culture in Richmond Hill, NY. Television Interview, CUNY TV. Queens, New York.
  • Despot, O.D. (2013, April) Asian Indian women from Trinidad and Guyana: Hardships, Conflict and Resiliency. Presented at the STAND for Women Conference, Marshall University. Huntington, West Virginia.
  • Despot, O.D. (2013, December). Excerpt: Asian Indian women from Trinidad and Guyana. Presented at the “And It’s Only Tuesday” Women’s Studies series, Iona College. New Rochelle, New York.
  • Despot, O.D. (2012, October 5-12). The Invisible: Trinidadian and Guyanese Women who live in Queens. Caribbean Star Weekly Newspaper, p. 17.   
  • Zosuls, K.M., Raufova Y., Despot, O.D., Flores-Schrey, A.R.,
  • Tamis-LeMonda C. (2007, June). Gender Differences in Parents' Values for One-Month-Old Children. Poster presented at the Society for the Research on Child Development (SRCD). Boston, Massachusetts
  • Flores-Schrey, A.R., Despot, O.D., LeMonda-Tamis, C. (2006, June)
  • Cross Culture Variation in Developmental Goals: A study among African-American, Chinese, Dominican and Mexican mothers. Poster session presented at the 8th annual National Head Start Conference, Washington, D.C.