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A Validation of the Life Satisfaction Scale in a Population of ADS Participants
(Virginia Tech, 2014-11-06)
The objective of this research is to establish psychometric indicators for the LSS in a population of frail ADS participants.
Personal and Social Resources and Well Being among Informal Care Recipients
(Virginia Tech, 2004-07-31)
Moving beyond a focus on primary caregivers only, we examined the effects on older adults’ psychological well-being of having multiple family or friend helpers and of other elements of social support when receiving informal ...
VA Tech services for students with disabilities and research collaboration
Robyn Hudson, Assistant Director at the Virginia Tech office of Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) describes issues for Virginia Tech students with autism spectrum disorders, and available services for those ...
Emotional and Social Functioning in ASD
The slides describe potential areas of research related to Autism spectrum disorder (ASD), especially those areas involving emotional and social functioning. A clinical program for stress and anger management (STAMP) is ...
Elderly & Disabled Waiver Services: What Do We Know About Providers?
(Virginia Tech, 2003)
Little is known about home and community based services (HCBS) and even less about the quality of those services. As part of a “Real Choice Systems Change” grant received by the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance ...
Adult Day Services Participation and Client Depressive Symptoms: A Longitudinal Analysis
(Virginia Tech, 2013-04-04)
Our study explores whether adult day service (ADS) use is associated with the reduction of Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) scores of older adults who participated in ADS for at least six months.
Virginia Tech Center for Autism Research Conference - John Richey perspective
John Richey from the department of psychology described research in the functional macrocircuitry of social learning and emotion regulation, and findings related to autism spectrum disorders.
A Life Course View of Older Women’s Health Behaviors
(Virginia Tech, 2010-11-16)
The purpose of this qualitative inquiry was to explore the current health care practices of older women from a life course perspective. We conducted face-to-face interviews with 11 women, ranging in age from 65 to 94 years ...
Gender, immigration, and school victimization
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2012-04)
Anthony Peguero speaks about his research on adolescent violence, socialization and marginalization, school bullying, race and ethnicity, and the adaptation of the children immigrants. It is well established that violence ...
International Archive of Women in Architecture (IAWA) Symposium 2017, Day 2
IAWA Symposium Day second day · March 24, 2017 Sharóne L. Tomer, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech, “The Bind: Architecture And Gendered Aspiration” Meral Ekincioglu, Ph.D., MIT Visiting Scholar 2014-2016, “Historical ...