Assistant Professor in the Division of Public Health, Michigan State University

Dr. Julia Felton is a clinical psychologist whose work focuses on identifying and treating predictors of the development of substance use and related risk behaviors.

Her work is guided by socioecological models of developmental psychopathology and considers environmental, interpersonal and intrapersonal risk factors. Recent research has focused on the role of trauma, impulsivity, cognitive style and peer influence in the onset and maintenance of psychological disorders.

Experience

  • –present
    Assistant Professor in the Division of Public Health, Michigan State University

Education

  • 2011 
    Vanderbilt University, PhD in Clinical Psychology