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Faculty & Staff Directory

Margaret Vaughan

Title: Senior Lecturer


Department: Psychology

Areas of Expertise

Infancy and child development; early intervention; family studies


PhD, Tufts University

Additional Information

Research Interests

Developmental Disabilities, Family Cultural Beliefs, Family Relationships, Emotional Development, Kinship and Foster Care, Resilience, Play Therapy, Family Case Studies, Children’s Narratives.

Courses Taught

Psych 241: Infancy and Child Development
Psych 338: Community Psychology
Psych 441: The Family and Child: A Psychological View