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Searching for quantitative biomarkers of ASD using computational approaches and rapid assessment fMRI
Kenneth Kishida, a research scientist at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, proposes the use of functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging assays for classifying neural subtypes of children with autism spectrum disorders.
Virginia Tech Center for Autism Research - Susan White perspective
Highlights of the autism research of Susan White, Psychology professor and the co-director of the VT Autism clinic, are explained. Topics include anxiety, treatment development, ASD in adults, and biomarker pursuit. Fit ...
Taking Care of a Parent with Mild Cognitive Impairment: An Exploration of Coping Mechanisms
(Virginia Tech, 2011)
Caregiving is a dynamic process of transitions and changes that evolves over time. Guided by Montgomery and Kosloski's Caregiver Identity Theory (2000), we explored the coping mechanisms employed by adult children providing ...
Emotion socialization and socio-emotional development
Julie Dunsmore of the social development lab discussed family attitudes toward emotion and emotional communication, child outcomes, and relevant research findings, and suggests applying basic developmental research to ...
Virginia Tech Center for Autism Research - Tina Savla perspective
This work describes the research perspective of Tina Savla, Center for Gerentology and Department of Human Development. The primary area of research is caregiving and its relationship to stress, including behavioral, ...
2018 Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy Proceedings
(Virginia Tech, 2018-02)
Proceedings from the 10th annual Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, hosted by the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (formerly CIDER).
Understanding Falls in Late Life: A Review of the Empirical Literature
(Virginia Tech, 2013-04)
One in three Americans aged 65+ experience unanticipated falls requiring medical care annually. Falls are associated with physical and psychological morbidities, decreased quality of life, and high health care costs. From ...
Financial Abuse in the Headlines: Prevalence of National Newsfeeds
(Virginia Tech, 2010)
This presentation provides an overview of elder financial abuse, including causes and effects.
The Need and Provision of Health and Community Services for Older Adults in Montgomery County, Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 2014-11-05)
The purpose of this study is to explore the availability of health and community services for rural older adults by examining the spatial distribution of older population and service organizations in Montgomery County, VA.
“All the World’s a Stage” – Bridging the Generational Gap through Theatre
(Virginia Tech, 2014-11-05)
This research arose from a shared interest and collaboration between two colleagues in different academic fields. Neda Norouzi is a doctoral student in Architecture and Human Development, interested in how the physical ...