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Ending the silent struggle

Published: Jul 17th, 2015

Student Adam Reid is honored for his work in helping to bring mental health care to people who are underserved.

New grant supports scholar training in movement disorders research

Published: Jun 29th, 2015

Dr. Dawn Bowers and Dr. David Vaillancourt direct the Predoctoral Interdisciplinary Training in Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration program, which is supported by a nearly $1 million NIH grant.

Parent training program reduces behavior problems in children with autism spectrum disorder

Published: Apr 21st, 2015

Dr. Cynthia Johnson and colleagues found the program reduced serious behavior problems by nearly 70 percent.

Glenn Smith appointed chair of clinical and health psychology

Published: Apr 13th, 2015

Dr. Smith, an internationally recognized neuropsychologist and dementia researcher, has been named the Elizabeth Faulk Professor and chair of the PHHP department of clinical and health psychology.

Recent Ph.D. graduate authors lead paper in Neuropsychology’s special issue on aging

Published: Mar 19th, 2015

Dr. Anna Yam’s study of everyday cognitive abilities in older adults appeared as the lead article in a special issue dedicated to cognitive aging.

UF launches weight-management study for children with asthma who are overweight

Published: Oct 21st, 2014

UF researchers are studying whether weight loss can improve lung function and help control asthma in children who are overweight.

UF mourns passing of leading child psychologist

Published: Aug 18th, 2014

Dr. Stephen Boggs, a national leader in the study of treatment programs for children with behavioral problems and their families, died suddenly August 13.

David Janicke named PHHP Doctoral Mentor of the Year

Published: Jun 30th, 2014

Dr. Janicke has served as a dissertation committee chair or member for more than 70 doctoral and master’s students.

UF and The Village launch research program to help older adults improve brain health

Published: Jun 3rd, 2014

UF Health Vitality Mind provides residents of The Village and the community with free cognitive assessments and interventions.

In his parents’ footsteps

Published: May 14th, 2014

Jacob Williams, who graduated this month with a doctoral degree in clinical psychology, is now working to develop early interventions for combat-related PTSD.