Doctor of Behavioral Health Program

Published Research

Han, E., Hudson Scholle, S., Morton, S., Bechtel, C., Kessler, R. (2013). Survey shows that fewer than a third of patient-centered medical home practices engage patients in quality improvement. Health Affairs, 32(2), 368-375.

Massa, I., Miller, B.F., Kessler, R. (2012). Collaboration between NCQA patient-centered medical homes and specialty mental health and medical services. Translational Behavioral Medicine, 2(3), 332-336.

Sieber, W.J., Miller, B.F., Kessler, R.S., Patterson, J.E., Kallenberg, G.A., Edwards, T.M., Lister, Z.D. (2012). Establishing the Collaborative Care Research Network (CCRN): a description of initial participating sites. Families, Systems, & Health, 30(3), 210-223.

Kessler, R.S. (2012). The patient centered medical home: a great opportunity to move past brilliant and irrelevant. Translational Behavioral Medicine, 2(3), 311-312.

Auxier, A., Runyan, C., Mullin, D., Mendenhall, T., Young, J., Kessler, R. (2012). Behavioral health referrals and treatment initiation rates in integrated primary care: a Collaborative Care Research Network study. Translational Behavioral Medicine, 2(3), 337-344.

Young, J., Gilwee, J., Holman, M., Messier, R., Kessler, R. (2012). Mental health, substance abuse, and health behavior intervention as part of the patient centered medical home: a case study. Translational Behavioral Medicine, 2(3), 345-354.

Kessler, R. (2012). Mental health treatment initiation when mental health services are incorporated into primary care practice. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 25(2), 255-259.

Priest, J.B., Edwards, A.B., Wetchler, J.L., Gilotti, K.M., Cobb, R.A., & Borst, C.E.W. (2012). An exploratory evaluation of the Cognitive-Active Gender Role Identification Continuum. American Journal of Family Therapy, 40 (2), 152-168. 

Cameron, R.P., Mona, L.R., Syme, M.L., Cordes, C.C., Fraley, S.S., Chen, S.S., Klein, L.S., Welsh, E., Smith, K., & Lemos, L. (2011). Sexuality among veterans of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), and Operation New Dawn (OND). Rehabilitation Psychology, 56, 289-301.

Kessler, R., Glasgow, R.E. (2011). A proposal to speed translation of healthcare research into practice: dramatic change is needed. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 40(6), 637–644.

van Eeden-Moorefield, B. & Walsh, C. (2010) Reality research methods: an innovative teaching strategy for generation Y. The Journal on Excellence in College Teaching, 21, 97-120.

Kessler R. (2010). What we need to know about behavioral health and psychology in the patient- centered medical home. Clinical Psychology Science and Practice, 17(3), 215–217.

Macchi, C.R., & O'Conner, N. (2010). Common components of home-based family therapy models: The HBFT Partnership in Kansas. Contemporary Family Therapy, 32(4), 444-458.  doi: 10.1007/s10591-010-9127-1.

Arscott, W., Costello, B., DiPalma, K., Folkl, A., Malgeri, M., Miller, A., Purtell, R., Bourgo, J., Kessler, R. (2010). Identifying barriers to care in the Burmese and Bhutanese refugee populations of Burlington, Vermont. Public Health Projects, 2008-present. Book 36.

Cobb, R. A., Walsh, C. E., & Priest, J. B. (2009). The Cognitive-Active Gender Role Identification Continuum. Journal of Feminist Family Therapy, 29, 77-97.