Elizabeth S. Ibanez, Ph.D.
Dr. Ibanez earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology
from Florida State University in May, 2001. Her research
interests focus on examining cultural factors affecting child
maltreatment, the role of ethnicity and the impact on clinical
judfment, assessment of acculturation and cultural identity in
parent-child interactions among Hispanic populations. She received
her doctoral degree from Texas Tech University in May, 2007.
Dissertation Title: "Corporal Punishment in Families of
Mexican-Origin: The Role of Acculturation and Respeto"