When Baby Cries: The Role of Hostility-related Schema in Physical Abuse Risk

Principal Investigator: Julie L. Crouch, Ph.D.
Funding Source:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Dates of Project: 9/05 - 8/07

The specific aim of this grant was to apply lexical decision making paradigm to the study of social information processing in high risk parents. More specifically, the accessibility of hostility-related schema was examined using a lexical decision making task.