Skip to main content

College of Science & Engineering

Department of Psychology

Main Content


Institute of Behavioral Research
A national research center for evaluating and improving treatment strategies to target reductions in drug abuse, related mental health and social issues, and public health risks — especially HIV/AIDS and infections among at-risk populations.

Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development
Named for its beloved late founder, the institute’s mission is research, education, training and outreach to improve the lives of children who have experienced abuse, neglect and/or trauma.