Projects

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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PCIT for child welfare-involved families: Coaching positive, responsive parenting to support children’s emotion regulation and self-control
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NIH funded randomized control trial of the FIND program
Baby smiling
centralized, regularly updated web-based repository and search engine for early childhood research and program development
EC Prism
Technical Assistance to Early Childhood Programs
green bike
Interdisciplinary effort to promote micromobility for school-aged children and their parents
Mother and baby
ACT-based Birth Your Way Prenatal Course for Latinx immigrant families in non-metro Oregon
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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

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