Brian Chu

Associate Professor
Department of Clinical Psychology
Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology

Key topics: Child and adolescent anxiety and depression, stress and coping in children and teens, school anxiety and school refusal, assessment and detection of anxiety and mood problems in youth, psychological therapy for youth anxiety and depression, including: generalized anxiety disorder, separation anxiety, social anxiety, panic disorder, specific phobias, depression and dysthymia in children.

Brian C. Chu, Ph.D., is assistant professor in the Department of Clinical Psychology in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology and in the Department of Psychology at Rutgers University. He is also director and founder of the…

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Rebecca Davis

Associate Professor
Organizational Psychology Program
School of Social Work

Key topics: Social Work and the Child Welfare Workforce: International Perspectives on Best Practices

Dr. Rebecca Davis, Director and Lecturer, Center for International Social Work at Rutgers University School of Social Work, has primary teaching responsibilities in social work practice with children and families in the international context.…

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Maurice Elias

Professor
Department of Psychology
School of Arts and Sciences

Key topics: Parenting, emotional intelligence, education reform, character education, the achievement gap, prevention of bullying, violence, substance abuse, and related problem behaviors, impact of media on children, Jewish education and Jewish identity

Maurice J. Elias, Ph.D., is president of the International Society for Community Research and Action and Division of Community Psychology of the American Psychological Association. He is also a Leadership Team founding member for the…

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Anesha Fuller

Adjunct Professor
Undergraduate Academic Affairs
Learning Center

Key topics: Professional development, general education, mental health, parental abandonment, early childhood literacy, literacy development, social studies

Dr. Anesha Fuller Ed.D, has extensive teaching experience in education at an elementary and high school level. 

Dr. Fuller's, area of research and specialty include Literacy curriculum. Her areas of expertise for speaking…

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Colleen Georges

Part Time Lecturer
Department of Educational Psychology
Graduate School of Education

Key topics: Positive psychology, career development, parenting, women's leadership

Dr. Colleen Georges is part-time lecturer in Educational Psychology and Women's & Gender Studies. She is a NJ Licensed Professional Counselor and holds over a dozen certifications in positive psychology, parenting with positive discipline,…

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Jennifer Theiss

Assistant Professor
Communication
School of Communication and Information

Key topics: Challenges in dating relationships and marriage, sexual intimacy in committed and noncommitted relationships, features of interpersonal conflict, jealousy, communicating about relational issues and problems

Jennifer A. Theiss, Ph.D. studies the role of interpersonal communication in negotiating and maintaining romantic relationships. Her research focuses on factors that can affect communication in relationships, such as uncertainty and interference…

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