Lauren and Anna visit the Library of Congress, 2018

Dr. Lauren Brookman-Frazee is a close collaborator and a co-mentor to trainees who work on 4KEEPS and related projects.  Dr. Brookman-Frazee is Co-Principal Investigator on 4KEEPS and Principal Investigator on the TEAMS Project along with Dr. Aubyn Stahmer at UC Davis.  Lauren is the developer of the AIM HI intervention for children with autism and is a Professor of Psychiatry at UC San Diego. She is also the Associate Director of the Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, Research Director at the Autism Discovery Institute at Rady Children’s Hospital, and Co-Director of the SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology.  How does she do it?  She is amazing!


Anna and Joey, accompanied by Cameron and Kasey Chung in Hong Kong, 2011

Dr. Joey Fung is an Associate Professor at Fuller Graduate School of Psychology and a lab alumnae!  Dr. Fung is an expert in mindfulness interventions and collaborates with the CARE Lab on trials of mindfulness interventions in schools serving diverse youth.  She received funding from the Spencer Foundation and the Templeton Foundation to conduct this work.  Currently, Dr. Fung is a Co-Investigator on Project STRIVE.



Miya and Anna in Missilac, France at the Borchard Colloquium, 2019



Dr. Miya Barnett is an Assistant Professor at UC Santa Barbara where she runs the PADRES Lab and the Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Clinic. Dr. Barnett is an alumnae of the 4KEEPS Project and she continues to collaborate with the CARE Lab on studies leveraging implementation science to address mental health service disparities for ethnic minority children and families.  Miya  is the Principal Investigator of a grant from NIMH to examine a strategy for mobilizing lay health workers to increase the reach of PCIT for underserved Latinx communities.