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  • Leah M Adams

    Leah M Adams

    Assistant Professor

    Psychosocial aspects of adapting to chronic disease and/or traumatic injury; HIV risk & prevention among high-risk groups; Health equity & reducing health disparities

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  • Lauren B Cattaneo

    Lauren B Cattaneo

    Associate Professor

    empowerment, resilience, community-based learning, transformative education, civic engagement, intimate partner violence, survivor-centered services

  • David D Cerri
  • Tara Chaplin

    Tara Chaplin

    Director

    Associate Professor

    Emotion regulation and the development of psychopathology and substance use in adolescence; Parent-focused interventions; Bio-psycho-social models of emotion

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  • Christianne Esposito-Smythers

    Christianne Esposito-Smythers

    Professor

    adolescent suicide, adolescent substance abuse, development of cognitive behavioral prevention and intervention programs for adolescent mental health problems

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  • Sarah Fischer

    Sarah Fischer

    Associate Professor

    personality traits and psychosocial factors influencing the co-morbidity and maintenance of addictive behavior patterns

  • Sasha Flowers

    Sasha Flowers

    Graduate Research Assistant

    equity-informed implementation science, barriers to culturally responsive evidence-based practice delivery, cultural humility of clinicians, authentic therapeutic relationships, mindfulness, interoceptive awareness

  • Beth M Foote

    Beth M Foote

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Abby Fry

    Abby Fry

    Graduate Research Assistant

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  • Sarah T. Giff

    Sarah T. Giff

    Graduate Research Assistant

    PTSD, trauma, couples, parenting, families, emotion socialization, military psychology, interpersonal impacts of psychopathology

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  • Rafael Hernández Dubon

    Rafael Hernández Dubon

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Latinx psychology, addiction, substance use, systems of oppression, spirituality, religiosity, parent-child interactions, culturally enhancing assessment, and interventions.

  • Cristopher Lance Hinagpis

    Cristopher Lance Hinagpis

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Social Support, Social Constraint, Psychological Well-Being, Stress

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  • James E Maddux

    James E Maddux

    Emeritus Faculty

    Maddux's major scholarly interest is the interface of social, clinical, and health psychology, which is concerned with the ways that theory and research from social psychology can help us understand psychological adjustment, psychological disorders, and health-related behavior.

  • Katherine D Maultsby

    Katherine D Maultsby

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Robyn Mehlenbeck

    Robyn Mehlenbeck

    Director- GMU Center for Psychological Services

    adolescent, medical, eating, diabetes

  • Patricia Mejia

    Patricia Mejia

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Physical Health; Exercise; Physiology; Behavioral Interventions; Distress Disorders; Scientist-Practitioner-Activism; Cultural Humility

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  • Kevin C Ramseur II

    Kevin C Ramseur II

    Graduate Professional Assistant

    Gendered Racism; Mental Health Equity; Qualitative Research; CBPR

  • Irene Regalario

    Irene Regalario

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Clinical Psychology: health and stress, chronic health illness adjustment, health behaviors, caregiver stress

  • Keith D Renshaw

    Keith D Renshaw

    Professor

    Anxiety, stress/trauma reactions, and interpersonal relationships; scalable solutions to promote mental health

  • Susan Ridley
  • Mary Ryan (Fesalbon)

    Mary Ryan (Fesalbon)

    Graduate Research Assistant

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  • Amanda L Sanchez

    Amanda L Sanchez

    Assistant Professor

    Culturally responsive care; reducing mental health disparities; community-engagement, equity-informed implementation science

  • Jerome Short

    Jerome Short

    Associate Professor

    Well-being; exercise; sleep; physical health and longevity; social support; self-compassion; mental health apps; and help-seeking.

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  • June P Tangney

    June P Tangney

    University Professor

    * Moral emotions (e.g., shame, guilt, empathy) * Values and virtues (e.g., humility, forgiveness, self-compassion) * Self control generally, and emotion regulation specifically * Borderline Personality Disorder * Brief interventions for jail inmates * Motivational Interviewing * Mindfulness-based Interventions * Values Affirmations * Restorative Justice-themed Interventions * Reducing Substance Misuse * Reducing HIV risk behavior

  • Natasha A Tonge

    Natasha A Tonge

    Assistant Professor

    minority mental health disparities; trust; self-disclosure; anxiety; patient-provider interactions in adults

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  • Kristina Marisa Volgenau

    Kristina Marisa Volgenau

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Psychological Well-being, Health Behaviors, Biological Mechanisms

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  • Deirdre Ward

    Deirdre Ward

    Are you in HFAC, ADP, or CBN? Do you need help with budget or accounting issues?

  • Maggie Webb

    Maggie Webb

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Self perception, future thinking, vividness of thought, delinquency, recidivism, suicide, depression, brief interventions

  • Emma D Whitmyre

    Emma D Whitmyre

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Clinical Psychology: Adolescent mental health and risky behavior, suicidal ideation, intervention work for at-risk adolescents, assessment of service use

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