EPSY News

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November 27, 2018
While a lot of research focuses on the neuroscience side of TBI, Dr. Timothy Elliott, professor of counseling psychology, focuses on caregiver issues following traumatic injury and the relationship between caregiver adjustment and a family member’s reintegration into community.
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November 13, 2018
A recent study found that close to 70 percent of teachers taught at least one student who lost a parent, guardian, sibling or close friend within the last year.
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October 24, 2018
Dr. Cynthia Riccio’s research touches on ADHD by looking at whether a child has the disorder or if their problems are related to something else.
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October 16, 2018
Seven alumni of the college will be recognized for their professional achievements and college-wide impact at the 2018 Outstanding Alumni Awards Ceremony.
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October 10, 2018
Dr. Jamilia Blake, associate professor of school psychology, studies the causes and effects of bullying at school and its impact on victims.
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October 03, 2018
Dr. Castro-Olivo’s research kept pointing back to the lack of school belonging and perceived discrimination. She noticed different factors that contributed to a failure to graduate despite the motivations and aspirations to do so.
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September 26, 2018
Dr. Steven Woltering and his graduate student Lucy Chen say obesity is not just a lifestyle problem. They say it is important to also look at how people are processing information and control their thoughts and emotions.
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August 28, 2018
Dr. Laura Stough watched as news reports highlighted the tens of thousands losing their homes to the storm. Because of her research on the impact of disasters on those with disabilities, she jumped into action.
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May 23, 2018
The Raise Your Hand Texas Foundation today announced ten students attending or planning to attend Texas A&M University are among 100 recipients of the Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers.
May 08, 2018
With final exams and more STAAR testing happening over the next few weeks, anxiety among students at every level is extremely high.
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April 04, 2018
One in 68 children born in the United States are diagnosed with autism. Many of these children have complex communication needs, a challenge of particular interest to Dr. Jeni Ganz.
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March 26, 2018
or the first time, researchers in the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University have provided the strongest evidence to date that grade retention in the elementary grades hurts students' chances of graduating high school.
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March 20, 2018
Three faculty in the College of Education and Human Development will be honored with a 2018 Distinguished Achievement Award from the Association of Former Students.
December 14, 2017
Thanks to generous gifts from donors, three faculty have been named new endowed chair holders.
December 01, 2017
Ferrell wants to make sure the children of Nicaragua have the opportunity to get a quality education.
November 29, 2017
Movement is a form of communication. For Courtney Kalaher, using that movement to create relationships and community among people with disabilities is critical.
October 26, 2017
Ms. Lohman has been a longtime supporter of all things Texas A&M for decades and will be honored on Nov. 4.
October 24, 2017
Through the Telehealth Counseling Clinic, more than 5,000 underserved individuals in rural communities across five counties have gotten free or reduced fee counseling services.
October 09, 2017
Brenham ISD is the latest school district to partner with the College of Education and Human Development for the Project Literacy-Infused Science Using Technology Innovation Opportunities (LISTO).
October 09, 2017
Five alumni of the college will be recognized for their professional achievements and college-wide impact at the 2017 Outstanding Alumni Awards Ceremony.

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