Director

Daniel M. Bagner, Ph.D., ABPP

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Dr. Bagner is the Director of the Early Childhood Behavior Lab and Associate Professor of Psychology at Florida International University. A licensed and board certified clinical child psychologist, Dr. Bagner studies interventions for at-risk infants and young children and their families and etiological models of early childhood behavior problems. He has published more than 60 scientific papers and chapters on these topics and has been continuously funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the past 14 years (totaling over $4 million in funding) to conduct his research. Dr. Bagner currently serves as a member of the NIH Psychosocial Development, Risk, and Prevention (PDRP) study section, and he is associate editor for Education and Treatment of Children and on the editorial board for six other journals. He also is involved in several professional and community organizations, including his role as Chair of the Research Task Force for PCIT International and the FIU representative to the board of directors for The Children’s Trust, an organization with a dedicated source of revenue established by voter referendum to fund strategic investments that improve the lives of children and families in Miami-Dade County. Click here to see Dr. Bagner's CV.

  • Ph.D., Psychology (Clinical): University of Florida, 2007
  • Master’s Degree, Psychology (Clinical): University of Florida, 2004
  • Bachelor’s Degree, Psychology and Philosophy: Washington University in St. Louis, 2001