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Allyson Brothers

Allyson Brothers, PhD

Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Studies

Contact Information

Behavioral Sciences Building
1570 Campus Delivery
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1570

Phone: 970-491-
Fax: 970-491-7975
E-mail: allyson.brothers@colostate.edu
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Research Interests

Attitudes toward aging and their influence on health, well-being, and health behaviors; health promotion in adulthood; future time perspective; measurement development; design, implementation, and evaluation of interventions with older adults.


B.S., 2003, Psychology, Roanoke College
M.A., 2008, Applied Psychological Research, Penn State University
Ph.D., 2016, Human Development and Family Studies, Colorado State University

Thematic Research Areas

  • Adult development and aging
  • Risk and resilience
  • Grief and loss
  • Health promotion in adulthood
  • Intervention and prevention science