Dr. Sandra Chafouleas,
Senior Contributor

Dr. Sandra M. Chafouleas is a licensed psychologist and works as a Distinguished Professor in the Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut. She also serves as the founder and Co-Director of the UConn Collaboratory on School and Child Health (CSCH).

Dr. Chafouleas focuses her work on assisting schools in implementation of evidence-informed policies and practices that support the whole child, with specific expertise in strategies to strengthen mental health and emotional well-being.

Dr. Chafouleas has authored over 150 publications, and a Psychology Today published article Why Mental Well Being Promotion Must Extend to Youth Sports.

Dr. Chafouleas regularly serves as a national presenter and invited speaker, and is a fellow in both the American Psychological Association and Association for Psychological Science.