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UT Dallas Psychology Researchers Examine Toll of Social Media Lurking

Sep. 26, 2019 | UT Dallas News Center

UT Dallas Psychology Researchers Examine Toll of Social Media Lurking

Psychology researchers studied how passive use of social media can lead to negative feelings and described how social comparisons can precipitate the fear of missing out...

Dr. Jackie Nelson to Present at First3Years Food For Thought

Sep. 9, 2019 | Center for Children and Families

Dr. Jackie Nelson to Present at First3Years Food For Thought

CCF Faculty Affiliate Dr. Nelson will present on Managing Stress and Routines in the Family, with discussion of current research and practical tips, this Friday, September 13th at the Madison in Addison...

CCF Faculty Affiliate Publishes Work on School Start Times and Delinquency

Sep. 3, 2019 | UT Dallas News Center

CCF Faculty Affiliate Publishes Work on School Start Times and Delinquency

Dr. Alex Piquero, Ashbel Smith professor of criminology, recently published an analysis of the impact of school start times on children, suggesting that later school start times might reduce delinquency and substance abuse among teens...

CCF Faculty Affiliate Research Emphasizes Parent-Child Communication

Aug. 29, 2019 | UT Dallas News Center

CCF Faculty Affiliate Research Emphasizes Parent-Child Communication

Dr. Meghan Swanson, assistant professor in BBS and CCF faculty affiliate, recently published an article describing her research on the relationship between caregiver speech and infant language development among typically developing children and those with autism...