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Ongoing Work
This page lists some of the ongoing studies and other activities being conducted by faculty and students in the MFT PhD Program.
 

South African grandmothers raising grandchildren
     Megan Dolbin-MacNab, Clinical Training Director, MFT PhD Program
     Shannon Jarrott, Associate Professor, Human Development
     Lyn Moore, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program
     Kendra Arsenault, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program
     Mariette de Chavonnes Vrugt, Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader, Social Work, NorthWest University - Mafikeng, South
       Africa
     Myrtle Erasmus, Lecturer, School of Education, NorthWest University - Mafikeng, South Africa

Grandparent-headed families and Virginia WIC
     Megan Dolbin-MacNab
     Elena Serrano, Associate Professor, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise
     Karen Roberto, Professor and Director, Center for Gerontology and Institute for Society, Culture, and Environment

•  Adults raised in grandparent-headed families
     Megan Dolbin-MacNab, Clinical Training Director, MFT PhD Program
     Stefan Pasymowski, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program
     Kendra Arsenault, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program

• Sexual minority youth
     Erika Grafsky, Internship Coordinator, MFT PhD Program

Family and technology study team
     
Wei-Ning Chang, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program
     Hsin-Chieh(Jenny) Fang, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program
     Dana Riger, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program
     Leonard Sturdivant, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program
     Christine Voskanova, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program
     Fred Piercy, Professor, MFT PhD Program

• Bridging the gap between researchers and clinicians in the age of evidence-based research
     Fred Piercy
     Sean Davis, Director, MFT PhD Program, Alliant Unviersity, Sacramento
     Frank Dattilio, Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard University

• How clients negotiate their experiences when initiating therapeutic treatment
     Carissa D'Aniello, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program
     Lyn Moore
     Valerie Glass, Instructor, Human Development

• Relationship between differentiation of self and sport performance for student-athletes
     Laura Sudano, Doctoral Student, MFT PhD Program
     Scott Johnson, Director, MFT PhD Program

• Exploring the supervisor candidate and supervisee relationship: Dual relationships in a marriage & family therapy doctoral
        program
     Lyn Moore
     Laura Sudano
     Scott Johnson

• Families in film
      Scott Johnson

• Family therapy in China
      Scott Johnson