Matia Finn-Stevenson, PhD

Research Scientist; Associate Director Zigler Center; Director, School of the 21st Century; Director, The Mutt-i-grees Initiative

Research Interests

Psychiatry and Psychology; Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena

Research Organizations

Child Study Center: Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy

Research Summary

The application of research in policy and practice and the development, evaluation and dissemination of research-based programs addressing the needs of children and families.

Extensive Research Description

The School of the 21st Century, a school-based approach to providing child care and family support services, implemented in over 1300 schools in the US

The Mutt-i-grees Curriculum, builds on the research on human-animal interaction to enhance socio-emotional skills. Designed for all students from PreK-Grade 6, Middle School and High School. Also appropriate for use with students with special needs.

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Contact Info

Matia Finn-Stevenson, PhD
Mailing Address
School of the 21st Century310 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Curriculum Vitae

School of the 21st Century (21C)