Research

Observation room at the Early Learning Center

Departments and Centers
Research Topics
  • Fathering Full-time

    June 13, 2019

    As the norms of American families have changed, so too has fatherhood. It’s become a more engaging and dynamic responsibility. No longer the sole breadwinner in many families, many dads nowadays are fulfilling household roles that their own fathers did …

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  • NIH grant will study of stigma surrounding drug use

    October 20, 2017

    Valerie Earnshaw, UD’s CEHD Faculty Scholar, received a 4-year Mentored Research Scientist Development Award from the NIH to examine longitudinal associations between disclosure, stigma, social support, and SUD recovery-related outcomes among people receiving SUD treatment.

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  • Women, families in a globalized world

    September 18, 2015

    As our global society diversifies and becomes more racially, ethnically and religiously complex, and as socioeconomic disparities grow, there are more and more variations on “traditional” family life. Single parent and dual-income families have become …

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  • Starting at Home interventions

    September 15, 2015

    Starting at Home will examine the impacts and outcomes for Early Head Start parents and children to determine if participation in Promoting First Relationships parenting intervention reduces stress levels in children.

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