Graduate student Jenna Ellison successfully defended her dissertation! Her research examined how marital quality is associated with weight-related behavior in bariatric surgery patients. Congratulation, DR. Ellison!
We braved the blizzard in Minneapolis to attend the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Adolescence this past weekend! First year graduate student, Sharyl Wee, presented research on Family Stress and Children's Adjustment: Skin Conductance Level Reactivity as a Moderator. Fifth-year graduate student, Michael Ovalle, was a co-author on the poster.
The Family Health and Development Lab is excited to participate in this year's DFW Family Expo with the FACES Lab at TCU. Stop by booth #122 to visit us! You can have your family picture taken and sign up for our Family Research Registry to win a prize!
DFW Family Expo is April 7, 2018 from 10am-5pm at Dallas Market Center. More details at http://dfwfamilyexpo.org/
Dr. Kouros discusses the findings from her new study published in Family Process with Dan Godwin on his Fox4ward segment on March 11. Check out the full interview here. The title of the paper is Couples' Perceptions of Each Other's Daily Affect: Empathic Accuracy, Assumed Similarity, and Indirect Accuracy, with co-author Lauren Papp.