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Stacy Frazier

Title: Professor

Office: DM 286

Phone: 305-348-4818

Email: slfrazi@fiu.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Department(s): Psychology

Stacy Frazier, PhD, is a Professor in the Department of Psychology at Florida International University. She directs a program of community-partnered and inter-agency children’s mental health services research focused on strengthening supports to schools and after-school programs serving youth in neighborhoods characterized by resource poverty, gun violence, and food and housing insecurity. Extending the task-shifting literature to after-school time, Dr. Frazier’s current studies are designed to support after-school recreation staff to leverage teachable moments for youth to practice life and leadership skills related to communication, emotion regulation, and problem-solving.

Visit Dr. Frazier's team website at nafasi.fiu.edu.

Education

  • B.A. Colgate University (Major: Psychology)
  • A.M. University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy Studies (Major: Child and Family Policy)
  • Ph.D. Indiana University, Psychology (Major: Clinical Science)
  • Internship: University of Chicago Hospital Department of Psychiatry
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship: NIMH T32 Fellowship in Urban Children’s Mental Health and HIV Prevention

Research Areas

  • Urban poverty and educational / health disparities 
  • Task-shifting and workforce development in community after school programs
  • Youth mental health promotion in non-specialty settings