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The University of Central Florida Marriage and Family Research Institute was created in 2003 to support and strengthen healthy relationships for individuals, couples and families. We are committed to conducting and disseminating rigorous research that contributes to the understanding of relationships and provides useful clinical applications. We are invested in collaborating with our community partners to enrich the lives of individuals, couples and families. It is our goal to make our services inclusive and accessible to the widest reach of people across race, ethnicity, ability, religion, class, culture, and sexual orientation. We are also committed to the continuous care, development and support of our Institute team, as we know that passion and compassion must begin with ourselves.

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Telephone: 407.823.1748 | Fax: 407.823.1749 | Email: mfri@ucf.edu

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If you are interested in receiving more information about Project Harmony, please fill out the inquiry form at this link and one of our team members will be happy to contact you: http://mfri.ucf.edu/contact-us/
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UCF Marriage & Family Research Institute2 hours ago
This interesting article provided by Psychology Today states that there is new research that shows an association between experiences of personal growth on a given day and the passion individuals felt in their relationship. The article goes on to talk about how both partners should engage in shared and individual development that helps us grow together. For full context please read the article linked below.

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UCF Marriage & Family Research Institute1 week ago
Dr. Barden and Dr. Taylor were interviewed to take part in Arts On! They will be speaking on how the MFRI uses creativity.

This online feature is a great way to learn about creativity and see how it lives all around us. Please visit the link below for more information and to see us there!

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UCF Marriage & Family Research Institute2 weeks ago
To close out Women’s History Month, we would love to appreciate our Principal and Co-Principal Investigators Dr. Sejal Barden and Dr. Dalena Dillman-Taylor. Our mission of supporting and strengthening healthy relationships for individuals, couples and families would not be possible without their knowledge, skills, and abilities. We are so proud to have accomplished and compassionate women at the helm of this organization.

Thanks to these wonderful women we are able to provide a space in the Central Florida community where couples can have dedicated time to themselves and learn more about each other. If you would like to take part in these no cost workshops click the link below to fill out the survey to be contacted for more info.