March 2014 - Brain Awareness Day at University of Washington

March 19, 2014

The Stress and Development Lab participates in Brain Awareness Day at the University of Washington.  We are teaching children about how the brain develops and how patterns of brain development influence cognition and emotion.

March 2014 - Katie McLaughlin, Lab Director, won the Susan Nolen-Hoeksema Early Career Award from the Society for the Science of Clinical Psychology

March 17, 2014

Katie McLaughlin, Lab Director, won the Susan Nolen-Hoeksema Early Career Award from the Society for the Science of Clinical Psychology.  This award is given to the most promising young scientist who has made exceptional contributions to the science of clinical psychology. 

November 2013 - Dr. McLaughlin, lab director, wins the early career award from the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS)

November 15, 2013

Katie McLaughlin, lab director, wins the Early Career Award from the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS). ISTSS is the leading organization for research, intervention, and policy on traumatic stress and PTSD. See the ISTSS website for more about the organization: https://www.istss.org/

October 2013 - Katie McLaughlin, lab director, quoted by the Associated Press

October 14, 2013

Katie McLaughlin, Lab Director, discusses the impact of trauma on children's brain development with the Associated Press after the Westgate terrorist attack in Nairobi, Kenya. Learn more here.

October 2013 - Katie McLaughlin wins the Columbia University Psychiatric-Neurological Epidemiology Young Investigator Award

October 11, 2013

Katie McLaughlin wins the Columbia University Psychiatric-Neurological Epidemiology Young Investigator Award. Thanks to Karestan Koenen for her amazing mentorship and nomination for the award!

September 2013 - Hilary Lambert, first year graduate student at the University of Washington, joins the lab!

September 30, 2013

Hilary Lambert, first year graduate student at the University of Washington, joins the lab. In addition to taking classes and conducting research, she will work as a TA for Psychology 101. 

September 2013 - Dr. Katie McLaughlin, lab director, discusses the impact of trauma exposure on children and adolescents in the United States

September 30, 2013

Dr. Katie McLaughlin, lab director, discusses the impact of trauma exposure on children and adolescents in the United States. Read her blog post here.

September 2013 - Dr. McLaughlin, lab director, featured in the UW Daily News

September 26, 2013

Dr. McLaughlin, Lab Director, was featured alongside other new faculty members in the UW Daily News. Click here to find out what she had to say! 

July 2013 - The Stress and Development Lab moves to the University of Washington!

July 1, 2013

Dr. Katie McLaughlin is joining the child clinical psychology faculty at UW and the Stress and Development Lab is relocating to Seattle.  We are excited about working with new children and families in Seattle and sad to say goodbye to the colleagues and families we have worked with in Boston!

March 2013 - Leslie Rith-Najarian is accepted to UCLA for graduate school!

March 15, 2013

Congratulations to Leslie Rith-Najarian who will be attending UCLA to get her doctorate in Clinical Psychology!  Leslie will be working with Bruce Chorpita.