Research Areas

Area I: Aging and Mental Health Disparities

  • Mechanisms of Disparities in Mental Health
  • Contributors to Geriatric Mental Health Disparities
    • Culture
    • Race / Ethnicity 
    • SES
    • Perceived Discrimination 

Area II: Geographic Disparities Across the Adult Lifespan

  • The Role of Geography in Mental Health Service Use 
  • The Role of Geography and Geographic Factors in Satisfaction with Mental Health Services Received

Area III: Measurement Equivalence of Psychological Assessment Tools 

  • Cultural Equivalence of Depressive Symptom Screening Tools
  • The Role of Language in a Psychological Distress Measure 
  • Race/Ethnicity and Subjective Well-Being