Profiles in "Mental Health: Youth" Expertise Area

  • Dr. Chen's program of research focuses on developing and implementing tech-based interventions to address behaviors associated with HPV vaccination, HIV/STI, substance abuse and mental health issues in vulnerable populations.
  • Gonzales is executive vice president and university provost and Foundation Professor in the Department of Psychology at ASU.
  • Wolchik is interested in developing, evaluating and optimizing programs for two types of at-risk situations: parental divorce and parental death.
  • DePinto's primary professional experience has been in school social work and he has more than 30 years of experience working with chemically-dependent adolescents.
  • Dr. Meier received her PhD from the University of Missouri in 2010 and completed her postdoctoral training at Duke University in 2013. Her research focuses on the causes, course, and consequences of problematic cannabis use.
  • Lorena QuiƱones is Sr. Coordinator of MCF Scholarships for the Baobab Platform at EdPlus and the Scholars Program at ASU. Previously, Lorena worked closely with international scholars in the Office of Global Engagement.
  • Professor Anthony studies thriving and joy among young people exposed to environmental stressors.