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Deborah Ebener

Professor and Director of Clinical Training


Ebener is Professor and Director of Clinical Training in the College of Education’s Department of Educational Psychology and Learning Systems. Ebener’s research focuses on psychological and social factors that influence an individual’s coping and adaptation to disability and chronic illness, as well as recovery from substance use disorders. Her current research examines positive psychology constructs of humor, spirituality and optimism as coping mechanisms in recovery and adaptation.

(850) 644-1789
debener@fsu.edu
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Nicole Gabana

Assistant Professor of Sport Psychology


Gabana’s research focuses on developing applied sport psychology programs to enhance athlete mental health, well-being and performance.

(850) 645-2444
ngabana@fsu.edu
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