Dr Mary E Haskett

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Professor

Projects

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Extension and Community Engagement

NC State Academy of Outstanding Faculty in Extension and Engagement, 2015

Advisory Board member, Bassuk Center on Homeless and Vulnerable Children http://www.bassukcenter.org/

Advisory Board member, Community Action Targeting Children who are Homeless (Project CATCH) https://www.salvationarmycarolinas.org/wakecounty/programs/social-ministries/project-catch/

Chair, NC Yay Babies initiative to increase early intervention and early education services delivered to children birth-5 years experiencing homelessness

Publications

(NCSU Graduate students in italics)

Haskett, M. E. (in press). Introduction to Special Issue (Guest Editor). Enhancing public policy to promote well-being of parents and children experiencing homelessness. Advances in Child and Family Policy and Practice. NY: Springer.

Haskett, M. E., Leonard, A., & Tisdale, J. (in press). Interagency collaboration to promote mental health and development of children experiencing homelessness. Advances in Child and Family Policy and Practice. NY: Springer.

Armstrong, J., Haskett, M. E., & Hawkins, A. (in press). The student-teacher relationship quality of abused children. Psychology in the Schools.

Haskett, M. E., Okonieski, K. C., Armstrong, J., Galanti, S., Lowder, E., Loehman, J., & Lanier, P. J. (2017). Feasibility, acceptability, and effects of a peer support group to prevent child maltreatment among parents experiencing homelessness. Children and Youth Services Review. 73, 187-196. doi:10.1016/j.childyouth.2016.12.012

Haskett, M. E., Loehman, J., & Burkhart, K. (2016). Parenting interventions in shelter settings: A qualitative systematic review of the literature. Child and Family Social Work, 21, 272-282. doi:10.1111/cfs.12147.

Haskett, M. E., Armstrong, J., & Tisdale, J. (2015). Developmental status and social-emotional functioning of young children experiencing homelessness. Early Childhood Education Journal, 44, 119-125. DOI 10.1007/s10643-015-0691-8

Carmody, K. A., Haskett, M. E., Loehman, J., & Rose, R. (2015). Physically abused children's adjustment at the transition to school: Child, parent, and family factors. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 24, 957-969. DOI 10.1007/s10826-014-9906-7

Presentations

Ewing, E., Okado, Y., & Haskett, M. E. (2016, November). Behavior of physically abused children and its effects on parenting. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Dallas, TX.

Haskett, M. E. (2016, October). Parenting interventions to reduce risk of child welfare involvement among families experiencing homelessness. (Chair). Symposium delivered at the annual conference of the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth. Orlando, FL.

Nilan, D., Bowman, D., & Haskett, M. E. (2016, October). Yay Babies! Helping you help homeless babies. Session delivered at the annual conference of the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth. Orlando, FL.

Haskett, M. E. & Armstrong, J. M. (2016, October). Using the Youth Risk Behavior Survey to understand challenges of youth homelessness. In J. Willard (Chair), Use of the Youth Risk Behavior Survey to understand prevalence and needs of youth homelessness. Symposium delivered at the annual conference of the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth. Orlando, FL.

Tisdale, J, & Haskett, M. E. (2016, September). Community Action Targeting Children who are Homeless: Award-winning collaborative project directed to children. Presentation at the annual conference of the Georgia Alliance on Ending Homelessness. Savannah, GA.

Haskett, M. E. (2016, July) Discussant. In G. Whitney (Chair). Enhancing emergency and temporary housing settings to meet the needs of pregnant women, infants, toddlers, preschoolers and their families and increasing enrollment into quality early childhood programs, including Head Start. Poster symposium presented at the annual National Research Conference on Early Childhood Education, Washington D.C.

Haskett, M. E. (2016, July). Promoting adjustment of young children who are homeless: Supporting their parents. Invited presentation at the annual National Research Conference on Early Childhood Education, Washington D.C

Rowley, C., Yuko, O., & Haskett, M. E. (2016, April). The relationship between parental psychopathology and symptoms in physically abused children. Presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Long Beach, CA.

Haskett, M. E. (2016, July). Risk and resilience of young children experiencing homelessness. Invited session delivered at the annual National Research Conference on Early Childhood. Washington, DC.

Education

  • PhD in School and Clinical Psychology from Florida State University, 1988