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UVa Today: How Divorce Affects Children

June 25, 2009

In this week's UVa Today segment, Peter Sheras, the Chair of the Department of Human Services and Director of Clinical Training at the University talked about Jon and Kate Gosselin, their divorce and how this may affect their children.

Sheras is a clinical psychologist specializing in adolescent relationships, family relationships and stress. He has developed an adolescent stress index that takes into account many things, such as crushes, dating and peer relationships, that cause stress in youth.


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