Doctor of Behavioral Health Program

Published Research

Kessler, R.S., Auxier, A., Hitt, J.R., Macchi, C.R., Mullin, D., van Eeghen, C., Littenberg, B. (2016). Development and validation of a measure of primary care behavioral health integration. Families, Systems, & Health, 34(4), 342-356.

van Eeghen, C., Littenberg, B., Holman, M.D., Kessler, R. (2016). Integrating behavioral health in primary care using lean workflow analysis: a case study. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 29(3), 385-393.

Aikens, J.E., Clemow, L., Kessler, R.S., Sieber, W., Goodie, J., Estabrooks, P. (2016). Primary care behavioral health: integration and translation. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 50 (Supplement), S1-S335. 

Dahl-Popolizio, S., Manson, L., Muir, S., & Rogers, O. (2016). Enhancing the value of integrated primary care: the role of occupational therapy. Families, Systems, & Health, 34(3), 270-280. doi:  10.1037/fsh0000208.

Krist, A.H., Glasgow, R.E., Heurtin-Roberts, S., Sabo, R.T., Roby, D.H., Gorin, S.N., Balasubramanian, B.A., Estabrooks, P.A., Ory, M.G., Glenn, B.A., Phillips, S.M., Kessler R.S., Johnson, S.B., Rohweder, C.L., Fernandez, M.E. (2016). The impact of behavioral and mental health risk assessments on goal setting in primary care. Translational Behavioral Medicine,6(2), 212-219.

Kessler, R., Hitt, J.R. (2016). Re: Electronic health record challenges, workarounds, and solutions observed in practices integrating behavioral health and primary care. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 29(2), 289-290.

Waldrop, D.P., Clemency, B., Lindstrom, H.A. & Clemency Cordes, C. (2015). “We are strangers walking into their life-changing event”: how prehospital providers manage emergency calls at the end of life. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 50, 328-334.

Martin, M., Miller, R., Kubrich, B., Yorgason, J., & Carroll, J. (2015) Relational Aggression and Self-Reported Spousal Health: A Longitudinal Analysis. Contemporary Family Therapy, 37(4), 386-395. doi:10.1007/s10591-015-9348-4.

Morton, S., Shih, S.C., Winther, C., Tinoco, A., Kessler, R.S., Scholle, S.H. (2015). Health IT- enabled care coordination. A national survey of patient-centered medical home clinicians. Annals of Family Medicine, 13(3), 250-256.

Kessler, R.S., van Eeghen, C., Mullin, D., Auxier A., Macchi, C.R., Littenberg, B. (2015, March 13). Research in progress: measuring behavioral health integration in primary care settings. The Health Psychologist.

Kessler R. Evaluating the process of mental health and primary care integration: the Vermont Integration Profile. (2015). Family Medicine and Community Health, 3(1), 63-65.

O’Donnell, R., Anand, N., Ganser, C., Wexler, N. (2015). The Accountable Care Organization results: population health management and quality improvement programs associated with increased quality of care and decreased utilization and cost of care. Family Medicine and Community Health, 3(3), 30-38.

O’Donnell, R., (2014) New models of disease management in the United States and China. Family Medicine and Community Health, 2, 13-19.

Peek, C.J., Glasgow, R.E., Stange, K.C., Klesges, L.M., Kessler R.S. The 5 R's: an emerging bold standard for conducting relevant research in a changing world. Annals of Family Medicine, 12(5), 447-455.

Kessler, R., Miller, B.F., Kelly, M., Graham, D., Kennedy, A., Littenberg, B., MacLean, C.D., van Eeghen, C., Scholle, S.H., Tirodkar, M., Morton, S., Pace, W.D. (2014). Mental health, substance abuse and health behavior services in patient-centered medical homes. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 27(5), 637-344.