M.A. Minnesota State University B.A.Concordia College
Research interests: Research interests focus on chaotic/nonlinear-dynamical models of suicide risk, resilience and suicide prevention, and moral components (e.g., guilt, moral injury) of psychopathology in combat veterans. I am also broadly interested in developments in the mathematical modeling of abnormal behavior.
M.S. University of Alberta B.S. Oakwood University
Research interests: The influence of sociocultural factors (e.g., parents, teachers, peers) and processes (e.g., stigma, biases, help-seeking) on child and adolescent psychological, social, and academic functioning, and ethnic and gender group differences in these experiences.
Research interests: evidence based practice for children and adolescents; therapeutic process; treatment outcome; program evaluation; predictors of problematic sexual behaviors or other externalizing behaviors including but not limited to trauma history, attachment, callous-unemotional traits, and executive functioning
M.S. West Virginia University B.A. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Research interests: Treatment of aggressive behavior and sexual offending behavior in adolescents and children, the relationship between interpersonal violence and perpetration, and discrimination in the justice system.
Research interests: I am mostly interested in the psychological and behavioral repercussions of early childhood trauma in children and adolescents. Recently, I have narrowed my focus to sexually reactive behavior in children and adolescents.
M.S. Mississippi State University B.A. Auburn University
Research interests: My broad research interests include working with children and adolescents with behavior and conduct disorders. More specifically, I am interested in the assessment and treatment of juvenile sex offenders. Current research is related to parenting and adolescent development with respect to attachment styles and their correlation with victim choice and treatment outcome.
Research interests: Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT); parenting and child development; medication/treatment adherence among youth; treatment implementation and dissemination; program development