October 25, 2017
Dr. Derlan's invited blog post was published focused on what we can do to help kids embrace their race and ethnicity!
August 1, 2017
Chloe Walker, a first-year doctoral student in the EMPOWER Youth Lab and developmental psychology program at VCU, has received a Southern Regional Education Board Doctoral Scholars Program Institutional Award.
September 1, 2016
In this study, Chelsea Derlan, Ph.D., director of the EMPOWER Youth Lab, and colleagues at Arizona State University explored how Mexican-origin mothers’ cultural characteristics and efforts to teach their adolescent daughters about their culture (i.e., cultural socialization) informed youths’ ethnic-racial identity across three years.