February 12, 2014
Dr. Carla Adkison-Bradley, a professor in the department of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology, recently conducted a research webinar after being asked by Chi Sigma Iota, an international honor society of professional counseling and for professional counselors. Her webinar, titled “The Disciplinary Practices of African American Mothers and Fathers: Engaging in Culturally Responsive Research,” discussed the results of mixed-method research study of child disciplinary strategies used by African American parents.
Dr. Adkison-Bradley has also recently had two publications made available. Her book chapter titled, “Supervising counselors who work with African American Parents,” was published in Elements of supervision: Teachings, reflections, and resources, while her article titled “Child discipline in African American families: A study of patterns and context,” was published in The Family Journal, and was co-written by Jeffrey Terpstra and Benedict P. Dormitorio.