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Whitney Rostad

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Biography

Whitney Rostad is a postdoctoral research associate in the National SafeCare Training and Research Center (NSTRC), which is housed in the Center for Healthy Development in the School of Public Health at Georgia State University, where she assists faculty on various research projects.

Whitney Rostad Curriculum Vitae

Prior to coming to Georgia State University, Whitney graduated from the University of Montana with doctorate and master degrees in Developmental Psychology. Her research focused on the influence of father-child relationships on adolescent development, and the examination of an attachment-based parenting program in a low-income sample, which was funded by a two-year Doris Duke Fellowship for the Promotion of Child Well-Being. Her research interests include the intergenerational transmission of caregiving practices, the prevention of child maltreatment, and the dissemination and implementation of parenting interventions.