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Charis Lauren Wahman

 Assistant Professor
  Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology and Special Education
 Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
 337 Erickson Hall
Charis Lauren Wahman is an assistant professor of special education and a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral (BCBA-D). Her research focuses on training early childhood teachers on evidence-based practices within the framework of Positive Behavior Supports (PBS) to reduce suspension and expulsion of preschool children. She also examines the experiences of families whose children have significant social and emotional needs. Her research aims to improve the quality of school-based intervention services for young children and the relationship between schools and families. Website address:

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