Past Projects

Externally Funded Projects

$9,627,620
2015- 2020
Project Harmony
Dr. Sejal Barden, PI, Dr. Dalena Dillman Taylor, Co-PI, Dr. Mark Young, Co-PI
Funded by the U.S. DHHS, Office of Family Assistance (HHS-2015-ACF-OFA-FM-0985)
$39,861
2015-2016
Development and Validation of the Educator Inspire Scale Lambie, G. W., Principal Investigator & Barden, S. M., Co-Principal Investigator Funded by the Denny Sanford Foundation
$6,553,524
2011- 2014
Project T.O.G.E.T.H.E.R.- To Offer Great Education that Harvests Relationships Funded by the U.S. DHHS, Office of Family Assistance
$3,574,583
2007-2011
Supporting Healthy Marriages (SHM) Together Project MDRC- Supporting Healthy Marriages National Demonstration Project Funded through MDRC/ U.S. DHHS, Administration for Children and Families
$119,401
2007-2009
PAIRS Evaluation Project Funded by The PAIRS Foundation, Inc.
$75,000
2007
MDRC Implementation Plan for Supporting Healthy Marriages Project Funded through the MDRC/U.S. DHHS, Administration for Children and Families
$1,619,652
2006-2011
The Together Project- Level II Funded by the Office of Financial Assistance of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
$544,698
2003-2006
Stronger Marriages and Stronger Families Funded through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Children’s Bureau and the Florida Department of Children and Families

Internally Funded Projects

$7,500
2013-2014
Understanding the influence of breast cancer on Latina couples: An exploratory qualitative grounded theory research design
Barden, S. M., Principal Investigator
Funded by the University of Central Florida, Office of Research and Commercialization
$7,469 Continuing the exploration of the Impact of Adlerian Play Therapy (AdPT) on Children, ages 6-9 years with Emotional Disturbances Funded by the University of Central Florida, Office of Research and Commercialization

 

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UCF Marriage & Family Research Institute24 hours ago
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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!