Fall 2021 UConn ECE HDFS Workshop
On Tuesday, December 7th, UConn Early College Experience, and the UConn ECE Faculty Coordinator for Human Development and Family Sciences, Dr. Shannon Weaver and Minjung Choi, M.S., Graduate Assistant, HDFS ECE Program met with certified HDFS instructors for their annual professional development workshop.
The group shared news and updates and past year successes. Later they discussed textbooks and desired resources. After a short break the group heard from members of the HDFS department who shared their research:
Intergenerational Transmission of Risk Behaviors Between Fathers and Adolescents
Kari Adamsons, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Human Development & Family Sciences, UConn
Spill Over Between Family Members During COVID-19: Family Conflict and
Parent’s Stress Predicting Children’s Emotion Regulation Outcomes
Abagail Horton, Human Development & Family Sciences, UConn
Longitudinal Impacts of COVID-19 on Parents: Mental Health, Coping, and
Beth Russell, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Human Development & Family Sciences, UConn
After a lunch break the group reconvened to meet in breakout sessions discussing how to incorporate research into course topics and a second session on “Inclusive for All: Ideas and Challenges”.
UConn HDFS courses offered through ECE.