Ruth Speidel

Ruth Speidel

Education: Georgetown University

Research Interests: Ruth is fascinated by the individual and contextual factors that impact how children learn and remember new information. More specifically, she is interested in how the context of maltreatment impacts aspects of cognitive and emotional development, and how this knowledge can be used with a developmental psychopathology perspective to educate effective intervention strategies.

Advisor: Dr. Kristin Valentino


Development & Psychopathology Laboratory