Professor Emerita of Psychology
- Child development
- Virtue development
- Moral education
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NPR: A Conversation with the Reluctant Therapist | Podcast
January 03, 2024
Tune in for a conversation with Professor Emerita of Psychology from the University of Notre Dame, and author of many books, including her latest, The Evolved Nest; Dr. Darcia Narvaez - about the importance of re-thinking our current narrative about caring for babies and moving toward a more indigenous, instinctual and natural model for child rearing.
The Washington Post
September 20, 2023
Darcia Narvaez understands this well. She’s a developmental psychologist who explores how culture and childhood experiences contribute to human flourishing.
The Christian Science Monitor
June 09, 2023
“I’ve been sort of saying this is a problem for quite a long time,” says Darcia Narvaez, professor emerita of psychology at the University of Notre Dame. “So the report wasn’t a surprise to me. It was great to see that the government is paying attention to it."
Indian Country Today
August 18, 2021
Darcia Narvaez is a Puerto Rican American professor of psychology emerita at the University of Notre Dame who hosts the website, www.EvolvedNest.org, and studies moral development and flourishing.
The Wall Street Journal
March 16, 2021
An article in Medical Press about a recent study by a Notre Dame psychology professor is headlined “Taking time to commune with nature increases feelings of connecting with it, study shows.”