Dr. Joni Splett

Mentor
Joni Splett, PhD, MA
Project Title
School Mental Health Practice and Research
Time Commitment
1-5 hours/week
Method
Unpaid
Possible Co-Authorship
No
Project Description

Dr. Splett’s research focuses on the prevention and intervention of emotional and behavioral concerns for youth in schools. She is currently working on projects related to universal mental health screening, child and adolescent mental health service utilization trends in school and community settings, expanding multi-tiered systems of support to be inclusive of mental health promotion, prevention and intervention (Interconnected Systems Framework), and continued development and testing of a cognitive-behavioral, self-regulatory intervention for girls in middle school demonstrating relationally aggressive behaviors and their families called GIRLSS (Growing Interpersonal Relationships through Learning and Systemic Supports).

To participate in this research you will need to sign up for the fall 2017 course EDG 4910, section 125F. Please email dwojtalewicz@ufl.edu to receive an application. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis; however, priority will be given to those who submit the application by June 16th, 2017. If there are still spots open, the next wave of applications will be accepted until August 7th, 2017.

Contact Info

Email: dwojtalewicz@ufl.edu

Phone (352) 294-2769