Dr. Amy Van Hecke, associate professor of psychology, trained TSA workers, at the Wings For Autism event, a program that provides families with the opportunity to participate in the entire airport experience, at General Mitchell Airport. A social story written and developed by Marquette faculty and students was provided to attendees and their families to help educate and ease some of the trepidation of travel.
Dr. Alyson Gerdes, associate professor of psychology, recently served as the expert on Culturally-Adapted Treatment for Spanish-Speaking Latino Families for Ask the Expert Webcast Chat Series presented by the National Resource Center on ADHD.
Dr. Anthony Porcelli, assistant professor of psycholgy, is the recipient of the Excellence in Faculty Advising Award which recognizes and rewards outstanding academic advising by a faculty member. The award is based on nominations and letters written by students and faculty members. Dr. Porcelli was honored at a formal ceremony that was held on April 24, 2015.