MEDIA

ARTICLES

2020 The Toll That Isolation Takes on Kids During the Coronavirus Era The Wall Street Journal
2020 Students Don't Have It All Figured Out, and That's OK. This Program is Here to Help UVA Today
2020 Teen 'Besties' See Better Grades in High School and Academic Attainment Later in Life UVA Today
2020 Smells Like Teen Spirit: Why Certain Music Carries Us Back to High School UVA Today
2020 New Research Fund Will Support Faculty Research Benefits Students, Community UVA Today
2020 Teenagers Whose Parents Are Too Strict Struggle With Relationships As Adults, Study Shows Tyla
2020 Teen Shoplifting: Cases and Consequences Parents
2020 Teens Who Say Their Parents Are Overcontrolling Struggle With Relationships, Educational Goals as Adults Medical Press
2020 El impacto del aislamiento en los niños durante la era del coronavirus Latercera
2020 Attempts by Parents to Psychologically Control Teens Could Bring Difficulties in Social Relationships in Future Edex Live
2020 Teen Friendships Can Infuence Romantic Success in Adulthood Earth
2020 Having a Teen ‘Bestie’ Can Predict Satisfaction in Adult Romantic Relationships UVA Today
2019 Mapping the Teenage Brain. UVA Today
2019 Your Clicks Pick 2019’S Top UVA Today Stories UVA Today
2019 Teens’ Same-Gender Friendships Key to Later Satisfaction in Romantic Relationships Science Daily
2019 How These Relationships in Our Youth Impact Future Romantic Relationships Scary Mommy
2019 Strong Teen Friendships May Be Key to Healthy Romantic Relationships Later, New Study Finds Romper
2019 Skills From Same-Gender Teen Friendships Impact Later Romantic Satisfaction Psych Central
2019 Strong Teenage Friendships Key to Good Romantic Relationships in Adulthood iNews
2019 A Study Found That Having Good Friends Leads to a Better Romantic Life, So Hug Your BFFs Elite Daily
2019 ‘When in Doubt, Build a Bridge’: U.Va. Psychology Research on Adolescent Friendships and Relationships Highlights Their Importance Later in Life Cavalier Daily
2019 How Teens Handle Rejection Big Easy Magazine
2018 Schoolyard Conflicts May Be Linked to Serious Health Problems Later in Life, Research Shows The Washington Post
2018 Study Finds Teen Stress May Have Health Consequences Later in Life UVA Today
2017 ‘You’ve Got a Friend’ – And That’s Good for Teens’ Mental Health Down the Road UVA Today
2017 Close Friendships in High School Predict Improvements in Mental Health in Young Adulthood Science Daily
2017 High School Popularity Might Backfire Later in Life Psychology Today
2017 This Is What Happens to the ‘Cool Kids’ After School Indy100 from Independent
2016 The Smart Way to Argue With Your Young Teen The Wall Street Journal
2016 Outcast No More: New Tools Offer Lifeline to At-Risk Teens UVA Today
2016 Want to Change Your Teen’s Behavior? Study Suggests Focusing on the Positive Today
2016 Weight Discrimination May Worsen Young Teens’ Emotional Problems Reuters
2016 25 Scientific Ways Your Childhood Influences Your Success as an Adult Independent
2016 27 Scientific Ways Your Childhood Influences Your Success as an Adult Business Insider
2015 Kids Who ‘Talk Back’ Become More Successful Adults Yahoo News
2015 Top 10 Insights from the "Science of a Meaningful Life." Greater Good (UC Berkeley)
2015 Nerds, Unite! Study Shows Trying To Fit In Isn't Cool At All MTV News
2015 A 10-Year Study Points to Something Disturbing That Happens to a Lot of Kids Who Are Cool in High School Business Insider
2014 Cool at 13, Adrift at 23. The New York Times
2014 What Happens to ‘Cool’ Kids? New Study Sheds Light Science Daily
2014 The Middle School 'Cool Kids' Are Not Alright The Washington Post
2014 'Cool' Kids in Middle School Struggle in Their 20s, Study Finds Los Angeles Times
2014 Guilt Trip: Controlling Parents Hurt Kids' Future Relationships Fox News
2014 Cool Kids Study Offers ‘Revenge’ for Nerds CNN
2011 Teens’ Assertiveness May Help Them Resist Peer Pressure USA Today
2011 Arguing With Mom Helps Teens Fend Off Peer Pressure Time
2011 Arguing With Your Teen? Why That Might Be a Good Thing The Globe and Mail
2011 Teen, Mom Debates May Help Resist Peer Pressure The Canadian Press
2011 Study of the Day: Arguing With Mom Protects Teens From Peer Pressure The Atlantic
2010 Peeking at the Negative Side of High School Popularity The New York Times
2008 Teens’ Perception That They Are Liked Found to Be at Least As Important as Actually Being Liked Science Daily
2007 Little Princesses The Roanoke Times
2005 The Price of Teen Popularity WebMD Health News
2005 The Dark Side of Adolescent Popularity Science Daily
2005 Teenagers Who Are Well Liked May Not Be As Well Behaved Los Angeles Times

 

INTERVIEWS

2015 - Conflicts with Friends, Relationship Blindness, and the Pathway to Adult Disagreeableness. NPR

 

2014 - UVA Research: Controlling Parents May Hinder Healthy Relationships in Kids. WTJU

 

2012 - Wait Wait Wait Don't Tell Me! National Public Radio, NPR

 

     2014 - Why a Teen Who Talks Back May Have a Brighter Future. NPR

2010 - Stuck in Endless Adolescence. The Early Show