Families and Parenting

Family is a conceputually broad array term. Family relations refers to the dynamics of interpersonal interaction and developmental processes taking place betweenand among memb ers of a biological or socially define family unit.

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Re-examining MLK's Dream: Paradoxical Life Patterns of African Americans

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Lectures on Development and Developmental Disabilities Martin Luther King Commemorative Lecture
Velma McBride Murry, Ph.D., Betts Chair of Education and Human Development; Professor of Human & Organizational Development

Participant Recruitment and Assessment Core Training Series: "Addressing Mental Health Issues in Research Contexts"

Clinical & Translational Research Lecture: "Neurocognitive Deficits in Children with Chronic Illness: Prospects for Intervention"
Clinical & Translational Research Lecture: "Neurocognitive Deficits in Children with Chronic Illness: Prospects for Intervention"

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  • Adapting a Parent Advocacy Program to Improve Transition for Youth with Autism
    PI: Taylor, Julie Lounds
  • Does Mindfulness Training Enhance Early Evidence-based Parent-coaching Interventions
    PI: Weitlauf, Amy

People related to the topic: Families and Parenting

William Bernet, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Emeritus

David Cole, Ph.D.
Patricia and Rodes Hart Professor of Psychology and Human Development

Bruce Compas, Ph.D.
Patricia and Rodes Hart Professor of Psychology and Human Development; Professor of Pediatrics; Director, Psycho-Oncology, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center

Karen D'Apolito, Ph.D., R.N.
Professor of Nursing, Director of Neonatology Program

Judy Garber, Ph.D.
Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair and Professor of Psychology & Human Development; Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences; Director, Developmental Psychopathology Research Training Program

Vicki Harris, Ph.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychology & Human Development and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Robert Hodapp, Ph.D.
Professor of Special Education; Director of Research, UCEDD

Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D.
Susan Gray Chair in Education and Human Development; Professor of Special Education and Psychology

Melanie Lutenbacher, R.N., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Nursing; Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Elise McMillan, J.D.
Co-Director, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Director of Community Engagement and Public Policy
Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Julia Noland, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor of Psychology and Human Development

Julie Lounds Taylor, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Special Education; Associate Director, IDDRC Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Core E; Deputy Director of Organizational Research and Interventions, Vanderbilt Center for Autism & Innovation

Richard Urbano, Ph.D.
Research Professor of Pediatrics; Epidemiology Database Director, IDDRC Clinical Translational Core B; Bioinformatics and Database Specialist, IDDRC Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Core E

Lynn S. Walker, Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Psychology; Director, Division of Adolescent Medicine and Behavioral Science

Amy Weitlauf, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

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