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Release Date: 03/28/2023 Source: National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Institute of Juvenile Research faculty member Dr. Brittany Rudd was awarded…

This project will leverage key stakeholder perspectives to co-design and pilot a Zero Suicide Model that is tailored to the juvenile detention center context and centers for the needs of youth of color.

Release Date: 03/28/2023

Dr. Judith Cook et al. publish results of a study on a nutrition and exercise…

This published study examined the efficacy of the Nutrition and Exercise for Wellness and Recovery (NEW-R) intervention ( for improving competency and behaviors related to diet, physical activity, and weight management.

Release Date: 03/28/2023

A prize has also been awarded to Dr. Mark Rasenick, University of Illinois,…

He has identified the localization of Gsα within the cell membrane as crucial for antidepressant treatment both in preclinical and clinical studies and has developed a respective biomarker predicting treatment response.

Release Date: 03/28/2023 Source: Kudos

Research on a weight and well-being intervention conducted by Dr. Judith Cook,…

Kudos, an online platform that enhances the impact and visibility of academic journal articles using lay descriptions and marketing strategies across multiple academic and social media

Release Date: 03/28/2023

Evaluation of court-initiated randomized controlled trial of online parent…

Tomlinson, C. S., Rudd, B. N., Applegate, A. G., Diaz, A., & Holtzworth-Munroe, A. (2023). Evaluation of court-initiated randomized controlled trial of online parent programs for divorcing and separating parents. Journal of Family Psychology, 37(1), 65–78. 

Release Date: 03/28/2023

Dr. Judith Cook, her co-investigator Dr. Catana Brown, and their colleagues…

They were invited to present this research at the 2022 American Occupational Therapy Association’s Specialty Conference: Mental Health, Columbus, OH.