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How do we develop the skills needed to navigate our specific social environment? How do cognitive capacities interact with social cognitive processes to facilitate the completion of developmental tasks? What aspects of brain maturation are impacted by the social environment, and can this inform our understanding of mental health disorders? My research examines the social, biological, and cognitive processes that underlie the development of skills needed to navigate the social environment.