Abigail Shepherd, MA

Abigail Shepherd is a fourth-year PhD in Clinical Psychology at Fuller’s Graduate School of Psychology at Fuller Theological Seminary, with an MA in Clinical Psychology, and a former Thrive Scholars Fellow. Her research interests include virtue formation and human thriving among adolescents and emerging adult populations. Abigail also practices neuropsychological assessment at Fuller Psychological and Family Services. Her current project with Tyler Greenway examines the effects of moral intuitions and intercessory prayer on generous behaviors. Additionally, her master’s project examined moral intuitions, virtues, and spirituality among physicians.

Faculty Advisor: Sarah Schnitker, PhD

Thrive Center Projects

Thrive Center Research Labs

  • Moral Intuitions and Prayer
  • Virtues, Spirituality, and Personality