Research

Founded in 2003, the Marriage and Family Research Institute is dedicated to conducting rigorous research to improve the lives of couples, individuals, and families in the community. Relationship education research is proven to help couples and individuals increase relationship satisfaction, improve communication skills, and decrease relationship problems. By participating in Project Harmony, you are contributing to an area of research that can help couples and individuals have more fulfilling, happy, and healthy relationships.

Funding for this project was provided by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Grant: #90FM0078. These services are available to all eligible persons, regardless of race, gender, age, disability, or religion.

Project Harmony is classified as a research study at the University of Central Florida, UCF IRB SBE-15-11828. This study is under the direction of Dr. Sejal Barden, Principal Investigator and Dr. Dalena Dillman Taylor, Co-Principal Investigator.

 

 

 

Administrative Contact Information:

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 Institute1 day ago
This article dives into some healthy and effective ways to discipline children. Give it a read and let us know if you will, or already do, implement some of these things into your parenting style!
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UCF Marriage & Family Research Institute2 days ago
Some quick tips on how to stay motivated on this beautiful Monday! Try some out and let us know how they worked for you 
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UCF Marriage & Family Research Institute4 days ago
It’s the weekend! Consider taking some time to spend with your family. A good suggestion, while still practicing social distancing, is going the beach. Getting active and having some fun time with the family is always a great way to spend your Saturday and Sunday!