University of Vermont

College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Communication Sciences and Disorders Faculty Awarded Research Grant

Hutchins and Prelock to develop Norm-Referenced Theory of Mind Inventory (ToMI)

Patricia A. Prelock, Ph.D., Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders and Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, and Tiffani Hutchins, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Patricia A. Prelock, Ph.D., Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders and Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, and Tiffani Hutchins, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Tiffany Hutchins, Ph.D., assistant professor of communication sciences and disorders, and Patricia A. Prelock, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, professor of communication sciences and disorders and dean of the UVM College of Nursing and Health Sciences, have been named joint recipients of a 2014-15 REACH grant.

Designed to promote innovative and promising research with the potential for wide impact, the REACH grant supports faculty in the pursuit of ambitious, long-term projects.

The grant will be used to address the current limitations in the application of Theory of Mind (ToM) to active areas of research in developmental disabilities.

Learn more about The Development of a Norm-Referenced Theory of Mind Inventory (ToMI).