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Paulo Graziano

Title: Associate Professor

Office: AHC4 459

Phone: 305-348-4007

Email: pgrazian@fiu.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Department(s): Psychology, Center for Children and Families

Education

  • IES Postdoctoral Fellow, Florida International University, Miami, FL
  • Pediatrics/Clinical Child Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC
  • M.A., Clinical Psychology, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC
  • B.S., Psychology, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

Research Areas

  • Developmental psychopathology
  • Individual differences in early regulatory processes and their influence on subsequent social-emotional, behavioral, and cognitive development
  • Parental and environmental factors that may influence or moderate the impact of regulatory processes on adaptive functioning outcomes
  • Special emphasis on the role of physiological (i.e., RSA suppression) and neurocognitive processes in the development of psychopathology (emphasis on disruptive behavior disorders) as well as co-morbidity issues
  • Interdisciplinary research and examining self-regulatory processes within the pediatric and health domains such as overweight children
  • Clinical interventions
  • Develop and examine how evidence-based interventions (e.g., behavioral parent training, summer programs, and pharmacological treatments) affect children’s regulatory processes and subsequent adaptive functioning across domains

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