Dr. Angela Keyes’ primary interest is infant and early childhood mental health. Most of her work deals with implementing a program that provides mental health consultation to early childhood professionals to assist them in quality creating environments and researching their effect on children’s social and emotional development, school readiness, cultural competence and positive discipline. She also works with families who are involved in the child welfare system, providing support to parents and teachers, and conducting developmental assessments with children to help determine the necessity of additional services.
- Keyes, A. W., Smyke, A. T., Middleton, M., & Black, C. L. (2015). Parenting African American Children in the Context of Racism. Zero to Three, 35(4), 27-34.
- Morris, A. S., Silk, J. S., Morris, M. D., Steinberg, L., Aucoin, K. J., & Keyes, A. W. (2011). The influence of mother–child emotion regulation strategies on children's expression of anger and sadness. Developmental psychology, 47(1), 213.
- Reed, T. J., Goldstein, S. E., Morris, A. S., & Keyes, A. W. (2008). Relational aggression in mothers and children: Links with psychological control and child adjustment. Sex Roles, 59(1-2), 39-48.