Sonia Giron

Research Interests: 

My work focuses on the role of relational processes and relationship quality in parent-child and sibling relationships on adolescent and emerging adult well-being and behavior, and cultural values that influence these associations in Latinx/Latina/o families. 


Graduate Instructor:
Social Develoment in Childhood: Fall 2016, Spring 2017
Online Self-Paced Social Development in Childhood: Summer 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Summer 2018

Selected Publications: 

Campione-Barr, N., Lindell, A.K., Giron, S. E., Killoren, S. A., & Greer, K. B. (2015). Domain differentiated disclosure to mothers and siblings and associations with sibling relationship quality and youth emotional adjustment. Developmental Psychology, 51, 1278-1291. doi:10.1037/dev0000036.

Campione-Barr, N., Giron, S.E., & Odudu, C. (2018). Relational aggression in sibling relationships. In S.M. Coyne and J.M. Ostrov (Eds.), The Development of Relational Aggression. New York: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/oso/9780190491826.001.0001

Killoren, S.E., Campione-Barr, N., Streit, C., Giron, S. E., Kline, G.C. & Youngblade, L.M. (2018). Content and correlates of sisters’ messages about dating and sexuality. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, XX, 1-22. doi:10.1177/0265407518781039