Contributing Editors

What is emotion regulation and how can mentors help?


by  Ben-Eliyahu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, University of Haifa

Long ago, psychologists recognized the important role that emotions can play in shaping the quality of our relationships and, more generally, our life courses. Emotions spark the bond between parents and … Read the rest

Matt Hagler

Introducing Matt Hagler

Matt HaglerMatt joins the Chronicle as a Contributing Editor.

Matt is a 4th-year doctoral candidate in clinical psychology at UMass Boston. He graduated from Sewanee, the University of the South, Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude with undergraduate degrees in

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Sam McQuillin

Improving Mentoring by Improving Mentor Training

By Sam McQuillin

Originally posted the National Mentoring Resource Center Blog

In 1964, the famed American psychologist B.F. Skinner predicted how education might change by 1984. Reflecting on the precedent for this prediction, he wrote “Improving education seldom takes the

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Mentored versus not-mentored, what’s the difference?: Group comparisons made easy

By Adar Ben-Eliyahu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, University of Haifa

Are there differences in outcomes between youth who are mentored versus those who are not? What about youth who are in a group mentoring intervention versus those in one-on-one mentoring intervention? … Read the rest

Profiles in Mentoring: A conversation with Dr. Liz Raposa

elizabeth-raposaWritten by Jelle de Graaf and Vera van den Berg


Dr. Elizabeth Raposa is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the College of William and Mary. Dr. Elizabeth Raposa has her own lab ‘Raposa lab’. Her ongoing Read the rest

Janet Forbush

Janet Forbush

Janet ForbushJanet Forbush is the Senior Advisor with the Center for the Advancement of Mentoring.… Read the rest

A conversation with Professor Bernadette Sanchez

Screen Shot 2013-01-17 at 4.26.19 PMProfessor Bernadette Sanchez is one of our fields most prolific scholars and among the most consistent voices for cultural-sensitivity in youth mentoring.  I am pleased to have had a recent conversation about Bernadette about her new studies and more. 

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Michael Garringer

Screen Shot 2014-11-10 at 4.38.00 PMWe are delighted to welcome Mike Garringer to the editorial board of the Chronicle of Evidence-based Mentoring. Michael serves as the Director of Knowledge Management for MENTOR, overseeing projects related to the intersection of mentoring research and program practice, as … Read the rest

Professor Noelle Hurd joins the Chronicle editorial board

Screen Shot 2014-09-19 at 1.44.47 PMNoelle Hurd, Ph.D.,  Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Virginia has joined the editorial board of the Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring. Noelle brings a wealth of experience and insight to this post. In her work, she has paid … Read the rest

Timothy A. Cavell, PhD

tim_cavell2Timothy A. Cavell, PhD, serves as the prevention editor. He is professor and director of clinical training, Department of Psychological Science, University of Arkansas. His work focuses on mentor-based interventions for children who are highly aggressive or chronically bullied. … Read the rest