News & Events

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    • Feb
Michael Meija, master’s student in Counseling Psychology, was awarded a research pilot grant by the UK College of Medicine Department of Behavioral Science entitled, “Attitudes Toward Telehealth Services Among Rural Cancer Survivors.” Drs. Jeff Reese (EDP) and  Jamie Studts (Behavioral Science) will serve as co-investigators. This study will assess mental health service consumption and attitudes toward telehealth among cancer survivors...
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    • Feb
Jess Dias (undergraduate in psychology) and Audrey Conway (Master's in educational psychology) prepare for upcoming research panel. Educational psychology graduate students and undergraduate members of the P20 Motivation and Learning Lab led by Dr. Ellen Usher will be presenting research papers on a panel at the upcoming UK Appalachian Research Symposium and Arts Showcase. The panel, entitled "Exploring Contextual Influences...
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    • Feb
Congratulations to Dr. Pam Remer who was nominated by MiKeiya Morrow and other students for the Sarah Bennett Holmes Award. Very much deserved! Here is an overview of the Award: The Women’s Forum annually recognizes outstanding female faculty and staff who are working at the University, and who have consistently promoted the well-being of other females at UK and throughout the...
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    • Feb
A recent study in the Journal of Youth and Adolescence by Drs. Sycarah Fisher and Kenneth Tyler, and collaborators Dr. Jennifer Reynolds (The University of Toledo), Dr. Wei-Wen Hsu (Kansas State University) and Dr. Jessica Barnes (Michigan State University), investigated the mental health of multiracial high school youth in diverse schools. The findings indicate multiracial youth still exploring their identity...