The Center for Translational Neuroscience (CTN) has the mission of translating discoveries in basic neuroscience, psychology, and related disciplines to improve well-being, promote resilience, and mitigate the effects of early adverse experiences on physical and emotional health. CTN houses research projects, science communication initiatives, professional development, and intervention program development, implementation, and evaluation activities. 

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Targeting motivation to improve engagement with online parenting program
Pregnant belly
ACT-based program to reduce pregnant tobacco use, increase healthy diet and exercise behaviors in pregnant moms
Mother and newborn baby
increasing women’s satisfaction with birth and decreasing postpartum depressive symptoms via ACT based prenatal class
Girls Sit in the back of a car together
Relationship between parenting quality, parent attributions, and child chronic inflammation
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Mindfulness, Stress Response, and Mental Health in At-Risk College Freshmen
Impact of Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) on brain organization of high-risk, maltreatment-exposed children.
Young girl
FIND via online video coaching for pre-schoolers who have experienced trauma
Kids smiling
FIND with childcare providers in Washington State
young girl on open road
FIND with home visits in Australia