Author: gey6np@virginia.edu

January 23, 2020: Innovator of the Year: Karen Ingersoll, Ph.D.

The highest honor bestowed on University of Virginia innovators, the Edlich-Henderson Innovator of the Year award recognizes an individual or team each year whose research discovery is making a major…

PositiveLinks named one of 9 Best Practices in HIV Linkage, Retention and Re-engagement in Care by the CDC!

PositiveLinks was co-created by CBHT's Karen Ingersoll, Ph.D. and has just been named as one of only 9 Best Practices in HIV Linkage and Retention and Re-engagement in Care by…

3rd Annual CBHT Retreat

The Center for Behavioral Health and Technology recently got back from a wonderful, super motivational departmental retreat at Wintergreen Resort. As our team has grown in the last year, we…

Day of Caring 2019: The Yellow Door Foundation

Yesterday, the Center for Behavioral Health and Technology participated in the United Way Day of Caring in Charlottesville. The United Way Day of Caring is a yearly event that takes place each…

August 14, 2019: THRIV Welcomes BHT Professor Kelly Shaffer, PhD to Scholars Program

Since 2017, the Translational Health Research Institute of Virginia (THRIV) Scholars Program, supported by the School of Medicine and now the recently awarded CTSA, has provided innovative training for highly motivated, talented junior…

Fall 2019: Student Presentations

Student Research Assistants have been presenting to the larger CBHT team to gain experience and practice their presentation skills. Aasritha Natarajan presenting on Augmented and Alternative Communication.  

July 16: 2012 How to pick useful health apps for mobile devices

The quality of apps is uneven and, unfortunately, untested, adds clinical psychologist Lee Ritterband, director of the behavioral health and technology program at the University of Virginia. “The problem is…

iSHIFTup: Web-Intervention used real videos featuring those with spinal cord injuries

iSHIFTup is an Internet Intervention to help adults with spinal cord injury (SCI) prevent pressure ulcers (PrUs) and to promote protective health behaviors. CBHT utilized some of the video captured…