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. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27736110

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. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27170796

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. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27441739

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. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27356991

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. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26957389

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. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25828561

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. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Richard_Miller14/publication/282494717_Relational_Aggression_and_Self-Reported_Spousal_Health_A_Longitudinal_Analysis/links/5669c55908ae430ab4f73f2a.pdf

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. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25964403

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. https://div38healthpsychologist.com/2015/03/13/research-in-progress-measuring-behavioral-health-integration-in-primary-care-settings/

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. http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/cscript/fmch/2015/00000003/0000000...

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. http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/cscript/fmch/2015/00000003/00000001/art00006

O’Donnell, R., (2014) New models of disease management in the United States and China. Family Medicine and Community Health, 2, 13-19. http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/cscript/fmch/2014/00000002/00000004/art00002

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.  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25354409

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. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25201933

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