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CMHD students present at the UofL med school 2015

Doctoral students Melissa Ellsworth and Ghazel Tellawi present on mental health issues in the LGBT community at the University of Louisville Medical School.

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Recent Publications

Williams, M. T. & Jahn, M. E. (in press). Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in African American Children and Adolescents: Risks, Resiliency, and Barriers to Treatment. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry.

DeLapp, R. C. T., Chapman, L. K., & Williams, M. T. (in press). Psychometric properties of a brief version of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire in African Americans and European Americans. Psychological Assessment.

Williams, M. T., Brown, T., & Sawyer, B. (in press). Psychiatric comorbidity and hoarding symptoms in African Americans with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Journal of Black Psychology. doi: 10.1177/0095798416639438

Williams, M. T., & Viscusi, J. A. (2016). Hoarding disorder and a systematic review of treatment with cognitive behavioral therapy. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 45(2), 93-110. doi: 10.1080/16506073.2015.1133697

Williams, M. T., Sawyer, B., Leonard, R. C., Ellsworth, M., Simms, J. V., & Riemann, B. C. (2015). Minority participation in a major residential and intensive outpatient program for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 5, 67-75. doi: 10.1016/j.jocrd.2015.02.004

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