University of ArizonaNorton School of Family and Consumer Sciences

Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families

Prepare To Thrive - A Fresh Approach to Managing Stress

Positive psychology offers a fresh approach to managing stress. Read more about the work of Norton School Assistant Research Professor, Dr. Joyce Serido.

The Placebo Effect: Cough and Other Conditions it Improves

It may not take much to tame a nagging cough - in fact, merely believing that a certain treatment will suppress a cough may do the trick, according to new Australian research. Read more »

Study: Factors Influence Female Body Image

Research at the Norton School shows that young women with high levels of family support and low levels of outside pressure to achieve the thin ideal have a more positive body image than others. Read more »

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Congratulations to Shannon Corkery and Joel Muraco

Congratulations to Shannon Corkery and her 1st place award for Outstanding Research Assistant from GPSC (Graduate and Professional Student Council)! Read more »

Dr. Angela Taylor 2012 CALS Administrator of the Year

Congratulations to  Dr. Angela Taylor as the 2012 CALS Administrator of the Year Award Winner.
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Congratulations to Diana Meter

Congratulations to Diana Meter, who has been selected to receive a 2012 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship. This fellowship offers three years of support and i Read more »

UA Professor to Head National Group on Adolescent Research

Stephen Russell's own research is guided by his wide-ranging interests in teenage issues, including family relationships and vulnerable youths. Read more »

Summer of 2012, Primate Studies Field School in Rwanda!

This unique and exciting study abroad program focuses on experiential learning in one of Central East Africa's most progressive countries and home to over a dozen species of monkeys and apes, i Read more »

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