Category: In the News

CBHT Seminar Series: Upcoming Speakers

Please join the The Center for Behavioral Health & Technology's Seminar Series as we host upcoming speakers: 9:00 am, May 14, 2021 -  Philip Napier and Erin Trost, UVA Health…

Jessica Smith’s DMP abstract accepted for L. Starling Reid Psychology Research Conference

Congratulations to Jessica Smith whose DMP abstract, Effects of an Internet- delivered insomnia intervention for older adults on depression and anxiety: A secondary analysis, was accepted for the poster presentation…

Jill Glazer’s abstract selected as BOTH a Meritorious Abstract AND a Citation Abstract by SBM

The Society for Behavioral Medicine (SBM) selected Jill Glazer’s abstract, “Detecting fraudulent applications to an Internet-based intervention research trial” as BOTH a Meritorious Abstract (selected by Program Committee as an excellent student-authored…

Dr. Kelly Shaffer offers helpful advice for those who support cancer patients on Mass Appeal

(Mass Appeal) – Being a cancer caregiver involves not only physical support but often emotional support too. It’s important to add self-care into your routine to make sure you can…

How to Stop Sacrificing Sleep and Get the Rest You Need

By Steve Calechman Many of us have a push-pull relationship with slumber. We like feeling rested—we just don’t always like going to bed. Nighttime is when the kids are asleep…

Hope for 500,000 insomniacs in Norway

Digital sleep therapy could offer help to people with sleep problems and enable many of them to reduce their sleep medication after treatment.  Read more...

New SHUTi study outcome paper: Online program significantly improves insomnia in adolescent and young adult cancer survivors, study finds

Newswise — Adolescents and young adults (AYA) who have survived cancer often continue to suffer from insomnia long after treatment ends, interfering with a range of daily activities. In a…

AAHIVM and the Institute for Technology in Health Care Name PositiveLinks as their 2020 Award Winner

The American Academy of HIV Medicine and the Institute for Technology in Health Care have awarded the 2020 Caceres Award for Technology in HIV Practice to Drs. Rebecca Dillingham and…