Research Interests

  • Development, evaluation, and dissemination of a multisystemic model for the treatment and prevention of serious mental health problems in children and adolescents
  • Social policy issues in children's mental health services
  • Family therapy process and outcome
  • Socialization in the context of the family
  • Systemic correlates and causes of child and adolescent psychopathology
  • The ecology of child and adolescent maltreatment