Research Interests: parenting interventions, family violence (child physical abuse and domestic violence), the influence of culture on parenting and discipline practices, ethnic minority populations, and clinical behavior analysis.
Research Interests: how poor sleep, stress, and emotional dysregulation are associated with cardiovascular disease risk.
Research Interests: mood disorders and suicidal behavior, cognitive behavior therapy.
Research Interests: providing psychological interventions in medical populations (e.g., chronic pain, sleep), as well as understanding how our social lives and status affect our health.
Research Interests: child assessment; social, cognitive, and family aspects of childhood depression and anxiety; child psychopathology.
Research Interests: developmental change in alcohol involvement as it relates to personality development, drinking motives, acquisition of adult roles, and genetic and environmental factors.
Research Interests: Cognitive-behavioural assessment, case formulation, and treatment planning; ideographic assessment; multivariate time series models.
Research Interests: understanding the interactions between cognitive abilities, neurobiology, and psychosocial environment on positive development, particularly among justice-involved youth and youth experiencing traumatic brain injuries.
Research Interests: pediatric psychology, health psychology, positive psychology, obesity/weight-management interventions, physical activity promotion, and sleep medicine.
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