Latest Center News

Congratulations to Alex Holdaway who successfully proposed his dissertation project!

Congratulations to Christine Brady, Yuko Watabe and Jenny Storer for successfully defending their dissertations.

Congratulations to Craig Spiel who received the APF (American Psychology Foundation) dissertation grant.

Congratulations to Steve Marshall and Allie Zoromski  for successfully proposing their dissertation projects.

Congratulations to Heather Davis Gahagen and Verenea Serrano for passing their comprehensive exams!

WELCOME TO CIRS

The Center for Intervention Research in Schools (CIRS) includes faculty, staff and students interested in improving our ability to help children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral problems through school-based interventions and supports. The CIRS team has a mission of research, training and service. We are dedicated to conducting cutting-edge research and providing innovative training experiences for students and professionals. Our current research focuses on the development and evaluation of school-based interventions for youth with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as well as other problems such as depression, conduct, anxiety and the impairments that are common for students with these difficulties (e.g., peer relations, academic problems, family distress and substance use). The Center is committed to providing high-quality training experiences that prepare undergraduate and graduate students to conduct interdisciplinary treatment outcome research and become effective practitioners. The Center is also dedicated to developing collaborative, mutually-beneficial relationships with schools and agencies that simultaneously advance scientific knowledge and address community needs.

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Publications from CIRS

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Parents

Does your child have difficulty paying  attention or acting without thinking? You may be able to participate in our Parent Workshop or one of our research projects.

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Educators and Mental Health Professionals

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CAMP BOOST 2015

 

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Prospective Staff and Students

In our lab there are plenty of opportunities to get involved, gain employment or earn credit. Click here for more information.