Topic: Kevin Stark

University Experts Available to Discuss Back-to-School Topics

Aug. 1, 2012

University of Texas at Austin faculty experts are available to talk about a wide range of K-12 and higher education issues related to the start of school, including education policy, teaching strategies, children's mental and emotional health, and closing the achievement gap.

 

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In the Know

Jan. 26, 2010
In the Know

The Jan. 26 weekly roundup of campus kudos and press mentions.

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Educational Psychologist's Depression Treatment Adopted by Belgium and the Netherlands

Jan. 20, 2010

A depression treatment program created by University of Texas at Austin educational psychologist Kevin Stark has been adopted by mental health professionals in Belgium and the Netherlands as the government sanctioned treatment for children experiencing depressive disorders.

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New Center Helps Alleviate Critical Shortage of Children's Mental Health Services

April 28, 2008

The University of Texas at Austin's Department of Educational Psychology is partnering with Dell Children's Medical Center to create the Texas Child Study Center. The center will consist of an outpatient clinic that offers children's mental health services, training for mental health professionals and graduate students, intervention services for families and research opportunities for faculty and students.

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Psychologist in New York Times

Oct. 3, 2007
Psychologist in New York Times

A talking cure for depression called cognitive behavior therapy appears to cancel the risk of suicidal thinking or behavior associated with taking antidepressant medication, according to the most comprehensive and long-running study to date of depression treatment among adolescents.

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