Psychology Department

Maria Valdovinos

My research interests are as follows: effects of psychotropic medication on the behavior in children and adults with developmental disabilities; effects of physiological events on behavior; the interaction between therapeutic effects and side effects of psychotropic medication, developmental disabilities, and problem behavior; psychopharmacogenomics of side effects of psychotropic medication in people with developmental disabilities.

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University News
October 20, 2016
The Comparison Project will present the third event in its 2016–2017 series on death and dying. A community interfaith dialogue on Oct. 27 will feature representatives of three different refugee religions in Des Moines.