Research Support Specialists

Michele Bechor

Michele Bechor

- B.A., Psychology: Florida International University

- M.S., Psychology: Florida International University

- Research Interests: anxiety, attention bias, attentional control, event related potential

Deepika Bose

Deepika Bose

- B.A., Psychology: University of California, Los Angeles

- Research Interests: anxiety disorders, information processing biases, novel assessment and intervention strategies, improving treatment outcomes

Victor Buitron

Victor Buitron

- B.A., Psychology: Florida International University

- M.S., Psychology: Florida International University

- Research Interests: treatment of anxiety and depression, self-injurious behaviors, comorbidity, psychometrics

Chelsey Hartley

Chelsey Hartley

- B.A., Psychology: SUNY Buffalo

- M.S., Psychology: Florida International University

- Research Interests: maternal depression, reward responsivity, suicide-related behaviors

Raquel Melendez

Raquel Melendez

- B.A., Psychology: McDaniel College

- M.S., Psychology: Florida International University

- Research Interests: anxiety, peer processes, depression, attention bias assessment and modification

Daniella Vaclavik

Daniella Vaclavik

- B.F.A., Dance: New World School of the Arts

- M.A., Religious Studies: Florida International University

- Research Interests: assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders, attention bias, anxiety sensitivity, depression, neural correlates of anxiety

Carlos Yeguez

Carlos Yeguez

- B.S., Psychology: University of Michigan

Research Interests: treatment and prevention of suicidal thoughts and behaviors, long-term outcomes of adolescents with ADHD, bullying and violent behaviors