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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. She examines training early childhood teachers on evidence-based practices within the framework of Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) to reduce suspension and expulsion of preschool children. She also studies the experiences of families with children who have identified social and emotional needs. Her research aims to improve the quality of school-based intervention services for young children with significant social and emotional needs and the relationships between schools and families.

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