Oregon Social Learning Center News

February 27, 2012

Early Growth & Development Study Media Coverage: Overreactive Parenting linked to negative toddler behavior problems

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February 16, 2012

The Problems of Analyzing Whether Intervention Works


December 19, 2011

Program Helps Troubled Boys Reduce Substance Abuse

Highlighted June 26, 2012 NIDA eBulletin

November 11, 2011

Unique Mention in Forbes about Antisocial Behavior

November 8, 2011

Tantrum Tamer: New Ways Parents Can Stop Bad Behavior

June 2, 2011

Local Research Scientist Honored with International Prevention Science Award

Contact: Leslie Leve (lesliel@oslc.org) or Debbie Wetherald (debbiew@oslc.org); 541-485-2711 Eugene, OR– Oregon Social Learning Center (OSLC) is pleased to announce that our Science Director, Leslie Leve, Ph.D. is the 2011 recipient of the Prevention Science Award given to her by the Society for Prevention Research (SPR).  She was selected for her outstanding contributions to advancing the field […]

May 25, 2011

Local Research Scientist Appointed Associate Editor for the Journal Prevention Science

Contact: J. Mark Eddy, Ph.D., marke@oslc.org or Debbie Wetherald, debbiew@oslc.org 541-485-2711 Eugene, OR – J. Mark Eddy, senior scientist at the Oregon Social Learning Center (OSLC) has been appointed as an Associate Editor of the professional journal Prevention Science. This quarterly, peer-reviewed publication of the international Society for Prevention Research (SPR) serves to share new […]

May 18, 2011

Fostering a Focus on Girls


December 20, 2010

Local and National Research Team Awarded Grant to Study Nature vs. Nurture in the 21st Century

Contact: Leslie Leve (lesliel@oslc.org) or Debbie Wetherald (debbiew@oslc.org); 541-485-2711 EUGENE, Ore. — (Dec. 20, 2010) Two age-old questions are guaranteed to spark a heated discussion around the dinner table: Which came first: the chicken or the egg? And the classic debate of nature versus nurture. The jury’s still out on the chicken, but a team […]

November 10, 2010

Local Researchers receive funding to study and improve the adjustment and well-being of military families

Contact: David DeGarmo or Debbie Wetherald 541-485-2711 EUGENE, Ore. — (Nov. 10, 2010) Drs. David DeGarmo and Marion Forgatch senior and emeritus scientists (respectively) at Oregon Social Learning Center (OSLC) and will collaborate with researchers at the Veterans Administration (VA) and the University of Minnesota (UMN) to address this country’s urgent need to understand how deployment to Afghanistan and […]