Christopher Kearney In The News

Profile: Christopher Kearney

Telemundo Las Vegas
September 4, 2019
Clark County commissioners approved an increase in sales tax to pay for social and educational services.
August 14, 2019
While anyone's anxiety could spike over so much trauma in just a week, Professor Christopher Kearney of UNLV says it's necessary to discuss tragedies like the ones that happened in Texas, California, and Ohio with your kids.
Texarkana Gazette
July 29, 2019
On the list of top 10 complaints parents have to listen to, "I don't want to go to school today" probably ranks right up there with "He's bugging me" and "I just want to text my friends!"
Chicago Tribune
July 1, 2019
On the list of top 10 complaints parents have to listen to, “I don’t want to go to school today” probably ranks right up there with “He’s bugging me” and “I just want to text my friends!”
ABA Inside Track
January 24, 2019
Treating chronic absenteeism and school-refusal behavior is a growing need in many parts of the world. Heck, we even did a whole episode on it! Luckily, we have dedicated psychologists like Dr. Christopher Kearney working to meet these challenges through research and writings for professionals and for parents. Dr. Kearney joins Rob on the show this week to talk about his original research in developing the School-Refusal Assessment Scale and to troubleshoot some tough school-refusal scenarios.
Le Monde
December 11, 2017
"Follies are the only things you never regret . " Provocative, the phrase we picked ON the third floor of a large glass building.
December 8, 2017
The fundraising effort in the aftermath of the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history has been muted compared with other tragedies.
September 1, 2017
An undocumented immigrant has a baby. If she’s eligible for protection from deportation under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, the chances her child will have mental health issues are cut by half. That’s the conclusion of a Stanford University study released Thursday, which examined the use of mental health services of children born in the United States to undocumented immigrant parents. Even though the children studied were natural-born citizens themselves, having an undocumented parent made it more likely they would eventually be diagnosed with an anxiety disorder.