2011-2012 Child Study Center Speaker Series
Dr. Michael F. Lorber
Family Translational Research Group, New York University
"Mothers' Emotion, Social Cognition, and Psychophysiology: Multiple Processes Related to Discipline Practices"
September 15, 2011
Dr. Matthew Sanders
Professor of Clinical Psychology & Director, Parenting and Family Support Centre
School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Australia
Co-Sponsored with the Prevention Research Center
"Parenting Interventions for Complex Problems"
October 26, 2011
Dr. Sanders also presented the Bennett Lecture in Prevention Science
"Making a Public Health Approach to Parenting Support Really Work"
October 27, 2011
2011 Lois Bloom Lecture
Dr. Megan Gunnar
Professor of Child Development and Principal Investigator for The International Adoption Project
Co-Principal Investigator of The Early Experience, Stress Neurobiology, and Prevention Science Network
University of Minnesota
"Early Life Stress and Development: Studies of Children Adopted Internationally from Orphanages"
November 10, 2011
Dr. Stephanie Rowley
Professor and Associate Chair, Psychology Department; Professor, School of Education
University of Michigan
"The Effects of Awareness of the Achievement Gap on Parenting in African Americans"
February 29, 2012
Dr. Mark Chaffin
Psychologist, Professor of Pediatrics, and Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
"Adapting and Implementing Evidence-Based Practices to Improve Child Welfare Outcomes"
April 5, 2012