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Drs. Quas and Dianiska awarded NSF grant to fund 3-year research project.
This grant will support research on how to effectively question teens about their experiences.
ACE Lab research on layperson perceptions of trafficking victims highlighted at APS.
Research reveals laypeople fail to recognize trafficking victims as such, even when it involves young teen victims.
Metcalf, S., Marlow, J. A., Rood, C. J., Hilado, M. A., DeRidder, C. A., & Quas, J. A. (2022). Identification and incidence of child maltreatment during the COVID-19 pandemic. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law.
Metcalf, S., Dickerson, K.L., Milojevich, H.M. et al. (2021). Primary and secondary variants of psychopathic traits in at-risk youth: Links with maltreatment, aggression, and empathy. Child Psychiatry & Human Development.
Dickerson, K. L., & Quas, J. A. (2021). Perceived life expectancy, environmental unpredictability, and behavior in high-risk youth. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology.
Tsai, N., Mukhopadhyay, S., & Quas, J. A. (2021). Stress and working memory in children and adolescents: Insights from a multisystem approach. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology.