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Kanesha Blake
Ph.D. Student, HDFS

Email: kanesha@auburn.edu
Phone : 334-844-3270


B.S. Auburn University, Human Development and Family Studies

Research interests
• Social-Emotional Development in children Birth – 3 years
• Adverse Childhood Experiences

Blake, K. (2017). I Am in Preschool! I Am Not Built to Sit Down. Let Me PLAY. I promise I am Learning: The Importance of Play in Preschool Years. Poster presented at the National Association for the Education of Young Children, Atlanta, GA.

Miller, E. B., Blake, K., & Matusick, J. O. (2016). Mechanisms of Change: Relationships That Work for Adults & Children. Poster presented at the National Zero to Three Conference, New Orleans, LA

Fun Facts
Favorite books/movies? Favorite childhood movie = Matilda

Favorite quotes/sayings? “Do all things with love and intentionality”

Pets? 1 dog- Bailen – Maltipoo