Culture and Mental Health Disparities Lab

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., & Mier-Chairez, O. (2016). Editorial: Differences in psychopathology across ethnicity and culture. Current Psychiatry Reviews, 12(2).

Sawyer, B., DeLapp, R. C. T., & Williams, M. T. (2016). Community violence exposure, racial discrimination, and barriers to treatment: Implications for African American males in counseling. In W. Ross (Ed.), Counseling African American Males: Effective Therapeutic Interventions and Approaches. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.

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

Tellawi, G., Williams, M. T., & Chasson, G. (2016). Interpersonal hostility and suspicious thinking in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Psychiatry Research, 243, 295–302. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2016.06.038

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