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Katelyn Fletcher

PhD in Developmental Psychology Student

Email: Katelyn Fletcher

Program: PhD in Developmental Psychology

Year entered Program: 2017

Research Interests: language development, learning through play, caregiver-infant interactions, parenting in contexts of poverty, parenting across cultural contexts

Principal Advisor(s): Dr. Catherine Tamis-LeMonda

Research Description/Bio: My research focuses on infant and toddler language learning and play and the supportive role of caregivers in early life development. I am specifically interested in how parents from diverse cultural communities and in contexts of poverty foster children’s early cognitive and socio-emotional skills.

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