Research & Interviews
Conducted under the direction of Dr. John T. Chirban, this study is designed to understand causes of college suicide and better methods for prevention. Parents and college students affected by suicide are invited to participate in a national survey on college student suicide.
1. THE ABYSS; Conquering Suicide; 2022.
Research Project on College Suicide
Dr. Chirban Releases Research with Dr. Phil on Effects of COVID-19 for Children
This study was designed to understand the impact of the shutdown of COVID-19 for children and adolescents as reported by parents. Parents revealed significant changes in the behaviors and lives of their children in response to COVID-19.
Interviews Housed at Harvard Libraries
Approximately one-hundred hours of Dr. Chirban’s interviews with B. F. Skinner from 1970 to 1991 are housed at The Harvard University Archives. The selected recordings address particular topics of psychology, spirituality, religion, philosophy, sociology, and science.
Interviews from Harvard seminar on Motivation and Success
Over one-hundred hours of interviews of 50 of the most achieved professionals across disciplines, as identified by their peers addressing “The Balance of Personal and Professional Life” and their personal lives and values. This Longitudinal Study with Dr. John Chirban includes—[list all from this attachment with their identification]:
Maya Angelou (Poet—Civil Rights Activist)
Lucille Ball (Entertainer - Businesswoman)
Eileen Collins (Space Commander)
Bette Davis (Actress)
Billie Jean King (Athlete)
Jeanne Kirkpatrick (United Nations Ambassador)
Sandra Day O’Conner (Supreme Court Justice)
Diane Sawyer (Journalist, News Anchor)
Donna Summer (Singer
William Bennett (Secretary of Education)
Tom Brokaw (News Anchor)
Tom Hanks (Actor)
Ron Howard (Director)
C. Everett Koop (Surgeon General)
Archbishop Tutu (Theologian-Human Rights Activist)