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Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families

Deirdre (DeeDee) Avery, MS, MPH

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Deirdre (DeeDee)
Last Name: 
Avery
Deirdre (DeeDee) Avery, MS, MPH
Evaluation Specialist
Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-1742

Madeleine deBlois

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Madeleine
Last Name: 
DeBlois
Madeleine DeBlois
Research Scientist
Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-1521

James Thing

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James
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Thing
James Thing
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-1026

Alice Schlegel, Ph.D

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Alice
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Schlegel
Alice Schlegel, Ph.D
Distinguished Research Fellow
Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-5575

Kim Kelly, Ph.D

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Kimberly
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Kelly
Kim Kelly, Ph.D
Research Specialist, Principal
Coordinator of Human-Animal Interaction Research Initiative
Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-3906

Jack Day

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Jack
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Day
Jack Day
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-2157

Jessica Fish

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Jessica
Last Name: 
Fish
Jessica Fish
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-6781

Mindfulness Training May Assuage Early-Life Trauma

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Norton School Affiliate Faculty Thaddeus Pace on how mindfullness and resilience can help with the effects of traumatic stress.

We live in an increasingly stressful world. There’s an aspirational sense things should improve with time, witness the U.S. War on Poverty or the U.N. Millennium Development Goals. Read more »

News Contact: 
Thaddeus Pace
Contact Email: 
twwpace@email.arizona.edu
Contact Us: 
families@cals.arizona.edu

Don't Neglect the Signs of Neglect in Young Children

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Dr. Ann Mastergeorge, Norton School Developmental scientist, Huffington Post blog on detecting and following up on the possible signs of neglect.

More children suffer from neglect in the United States than from physical and sexual abuse combined, although neglect receives significantly less attention. Read more »

News Contact: 
amastergeorge@email.arizona.edu
Contact Us: 
amastergeorge@email.arizona.edu

Why 50% Of College Graduates Need Help From Mom And Dad

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The latest installment of an ongoing Norton School, Take Charge America Institute study finds that more than half of those graduates require financial support more than two years after college. Moreover, 50.6% of college graduates surveyed say they rely on financial support from family members, including almost half of those who are employed full-time.

Father’s Day has come and gone, but many Dads are wondering when twenty-something son or daughter is going to get off the family dole. Read more »

News Contact: 
Dr. Joyce Serido
Contact Email: 
aplus@email.arizona.edu
Contact Us: 
aplus@cals.arizona.edu


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