Lauren Marie Haack, PhD is a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of California. Her program of research and clinical interests focus on culturally sensitive and accessible mental health services for at-risk and underserved youth. After her doctoral training in at Marquette University and predoctoral internship at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) specializing in evidence-based psychosocial services for youth with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Dr. Haack received a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) for Individual Postdoctoral Fellows with a project entitled “Culturally Sensitive School-Home Behavioral Program for Latino Children with ADHD” funded by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). This mixed-method investigation of the Collaborative Life Skills (CLS) program inspired Dr. Haack’s most recent research endeavor: a National Institute of Health (NIH) Fogarty Global Health fellowship to pilot-test an adapted version CLS (CLS-FUERTE) in Culiacan, Mexico. In addition to her work at UCSF, Dr. Haack serves as adjunct faculty at the University of San Francisco (USF), developing and teaching classes focused on General Psychology, Cross Cultural Psychology, and Advanced Research Methods: Evaluating Childhood ADHD.In her spare time, Dr. Haack enjoys hiking and backpacking around northern California with her husband, exploring the countless restaurants and food trucks in San Francisco, and keeping up with her favorite Clemson, Wisconsin, and Bay Area sports teams.