Posts tagged with: "Jeremy Pettit"

FIU experts on Orlando attack

FIU experts on Orlando attack

The attack in Orlando early Sunday morning has become the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history. Florida International University has […]

Psychologist shares warning signs for suicide in youth

Psychologist shares warning signs for suicide in youth

U.S. suicide rates have surged to the highest levels in nearly 30 years, according to a new study released by […]

FIU Back-to-School Experts List 2015

FIU Back-to-School Experts List 2015

Below is a list of FIU experts who can comment on back-to-school topics relating to school readiness, anxiety and emotions, […]

Postpartum depression screenings critical for minority mothers

Postpartum depression screenings critical for minority mothers

Minority mothers and their newborns are at increased risk for problems caused by postpartum depression according to FIU researchers. A […]

CCF puts focus on child mental health

CCF puts focus on child mental health

Up to 20 percent of children in the U.S. experience a mental disorder in a given year. That’s one out […]

7 tips for parents to manage back to school anxiety

7 tips for parents to manage back to school anxiety

Child anxiety expert, Jeremy Pettit, shares some tips for parents whose children may be exhibiting signs of back to school […]

8 signs of back to school anxiety in children

8 signs of back to school anxiety in children

With the start of the school year right around the corner, one of FIU’s child anxiety experts, Jeremy Pettit, shares […]

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Researchers use computer-based treatment for children with anxiety

When traditional methods of treatment do not work for children suffering from anxiety disorders, researchers at FIU believe they have […]

FIU experts on school bullying

Florida International University has a number of professors who can speak about the issues surrounding school bullying. This is a […]

Psychology professor recognized for suicide research

Psychology professor recognized for suicide research

The American Association of Suicidology (AAS) has awarded Jeremy Pettit, associate professor of psychology, the Edwin Shneidman Award for 2013. The […]