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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

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.

Miller, A., Williams, M. T., Wetterneck, C. T., Kanter, J., & Tsai, M. (2015). Using functional analytic psychotherapy to improve awareness and connection in racially diverse client-therapist dyads. The Behavior Therapist, 38(6), 150-156.

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

Williams, M.T., Wetterneck, C., Tellawi, G., & Duque, G. (2015). Domains of distress among people with sexual orientation obsessions. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 14(3), 783-789. doi: 10.1007/s10508-014-0421-0

Sawyer, B., Williams, M.T., Chasson, G., Davis, D., & Chapman, L. K. (2015). The impact of childhood family functioning on anxious, depressive, and obsessive-compulsive symptoms in adulthood among African Americans. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive & Related Disorders, 4, 8-13.

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