College of Family and Consumer Sciences
M.S. Child Life Student, Graduate Research Assistant
Ultimately, I hope to work as a Certified Child Life Specialist to reduce the impact of trauma on children and their families, advocate for patients, and help families navigate their child's diagnosis, injury, trauma, hospitalization, or disability.
|Field of Study
|Human Development and Family Studies
|University of Idaho
I assist Dr. Diane Bales in conducting research on several projects including the Georgia Better Brains for Babies (BBB) initiative, the USDA Rural Health and Safety grant-funded effort to prevent opioid misuse in rural Georgia, the Southern Agriculture Exchange (SAgE) effort to support farmers and farm families experiencing stress, and Healthy Child Care Georgia (HCCG).
|Master's Fellows Award
|University of Georgia Graduate School
Prof. Stephanie Whitten
Association of Child Life Professionals Member ┃ 2023 - Present