Academic Minute
10:51 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Dr. Phil Fisher, University of Oregon – Infant Perception and Parental Arguments

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Phil Fisher of the University of Oregon reveals an infant’s ability to pick up on the tone of conversations around them.  

Dr. Phil Fisher, University of Oregon – Infant Perception and Parental Arguments


Phil Fisher is a professor of psychology at the University of Oregon. His research focuses on childhood trauma and maltreatment, and foster and adopted children.  He is particularly interested in the effects of early stressful experience on children's neurobiological and psychological development.

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