Ya-Yun Chen was selected to receive the Government Scholarship to Study Abroad (GSSA) issued by Taiwan Ministry of Education. This is a two year scholarship to support her research proposal, A longitudinal neuroimaging investigation of aggressive and prosocial behaviors in parent-child dyads and the influence factors.
Congratulations to our VT Autism Clinic and Psychology Department Alumni Awards for Excellence recipients for 2020!!
Angela Scarpa and Jennifer Scott received the VT Alumni Award for Outreach Excellence, on behalf of the VT Autism Clinic and Center for Autism Research.
WFXR's Living Local Virginia Tech Tuesday interviewed Dr. Angela Scarpa, Director, Virginia Tech Autism Clinic and Center for Autism Research and Jen Scott with Virginia Tech about the details of their unique mission to serve people. Watch the short clip here.
The death of George Floyd and too many others, coming on the heels of a pandemic that has disproportionately impacted communities of color, have left many of us feeling pain, uncertainty, and vulnerability, especially our students and faculty of color. Know that we as a Psychology Department stand with you who have suffered, and continue to suffer, from the long history of injustice in our soc
I am pleased to share the news that Dr. Breaux was accepted as a CHIPS (Child Intervention, Prevention, and Services) fellow! Each CHIPS fellow participates in a one-week training institute to support the development of a grant proposal followed by a year or more of ongoing supervision by their assigned CHIPS mentor.
Martha Ann Bell was selected to receive the Alumni Award for Research Excellence (AARE) 2020 in the “social sciences, humanities, or arts” category. This award was given in recognition of her research having indisputable influence in cognitive developmental neuroscience; the complex interplay between biology, emotion, and cognition in