Category Archives: Child Development

Dr. Carmel Parker White

Assistant professor, Child Development
Department of Child Development and Family Relations
College of Human Ecology

Areas of expertise: The impact of parental illness on parenting behaviors, relationship between illness and language acquisition, and program evaluation and assessment

White

 

Dr. Sandra Triebenbacher Lookabaugh

Associate professor, BK & Child Life
Department of Child Development and Family Relations
College of Human Ecology

Areas of expertise: Children’s use of transitional objects, human-animal interactions

Lookabaugh

Dr. Jane King Teleki

Professor, Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Child Development and Family Relations
College of Human Ecology

Areas of expertise: Relationship between adults’ knowledge of child behavior and development and their care-giving practices

Teleki

Dr. Natalia Sira

Associate professor
Child Life
Department of Child Development and Family Relations
College of Human Ecology

Areas of expertise: Bio-ecological systemic approach to human development, health and behavior; eating behavior; influence of family and social environment on health and behavior

Dr. Sira

Dr. Damon L. Rappleyea

Assistant professor
Marriage and Family Therapy Program
Department of Child Development and Family Relations
College of Human Ecology

Areas of expertise: Adolescent and couples violence, marriage and relationship education, cross-cultural marriages, and MFT professional development.