Jennifer Dealy

Ph.D., Prevention & Early Intervention

Marriage and Family Therapy


Entered the Program: 2013

Hometown: North Attleboro, MA

Previous Education:

  • M.A., HDFS (Marriage and Family Therapy), University of Connecticut, 2015
  • B.A., Psychology, Assumption College, 2009

Research Interests:

  • Emotional regulation and attachment in high conflict couples and their children
  • School-based socio-emotional programs and after-school programs in low-income communities
  • Projective measures of child socioemotional functioning

Advising Committee:

  1. Major Advisor: JoAnn Robinson
  2. Associate Advisor: Rachel Tambling

Assistantship Experience:

  • Project Manager, After-School Program Evaluations, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, May 2015-present
  • Research Assistant, Infant Mental Health Training Programs, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, February 2015-present
  • Teaching Assistant, Research Methods (HDFS 2004W), University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, August 2015-May 2016
  • Graduate Assistant, Student Advising Center, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, August 2013-May 2015
  • Research Assistant, High Conflict Couple Research, University of Connecticut Storrs, CT, August 2014 – December 2014
  • Teaching Assistant, Close Relationships Across the Lifespan (HDFS 1060), University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, August 2013-May 2014

Awards/scholarships/fellowships:

  • Mattoon-Kline Endowed Scholarship Award 2016
  • Graduate School Fellowship 2016
  • College of Liberal Arts Dean’s Fund Pre-doctoral Fellowship 2016
  • College of Liberal Arts Dean’s Fund Pre-doctoral Fellowship 2015
  • First Prize Poster Brown University Annual Research Symposium on Mental Health Sciences        2012
  • Second Prize Poster Brown University Annual Research Symposium on Mental Health Sciences     2011
  • New Investigator Award Finalist Rhode Island Hospital Research Celebration 2010

 

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Emailjennifer.dealy@uconn.edu