In our upcoming "Healthy Brains for a Healthy Oklahoma" lecture, Dr. Amanda Morris will provide parents, teachers and community members with valuable information about how parents, caregivers and educators influence children's emotion regulation in the brain.
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The Healthy Brains for a Healthy Oklahoma lecture series is sponsored by the Laureate Institute for Brain Research (LIBR) and the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) group at LIBR.
Dr. Morris is a developmental scientist and the George Kaiser Family Foundation Chair in Child Development at Oklahoma State University. She studied psychology at Temple University and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in developmental psychology at Arizona State University. In October of 2015, Dr. Morris joined LIBR as a co-investigator for the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) study, a landmark nation-wide study of adolescent brain development funded by the National Institutes of Health. She is also part of Tulsa’s Center for Integrative Research on Childhood Adversity (CIRCA) and is conducting a study of parent-adolescent inter-brain activity.