Category: Publications

Online recruitment of a non-help-seeking sample for an internet intervention: Lessons learned in an alcohol-exposed pregnancy risk reduction study

Recruiting a hidden population, such as the population of women at risk for alcohol-exposed pregnancy (AEP) who binge drink and are at risk of an unintended pregnancy, is challenging as this…

PositiveLinks: A Mobile Health Intervention for Retention in HIV Care and Clinical Outcomes with 12-Month Follow-Up

Mobile health interventions may help People Living with HIV (PLWH) improve engagement in care. We designed and piloted PositiveLinks, a clinic-affiliated mobile intervention for PLWH, and assessed longitudinal impact on…

A Pilot RCT of an Internet Intervention to Reduce the Risk of Alcohol‐Exposed Pregnancy

Background Preventing alcohol‐exposed pregnancies (AEPs) could reduce the incidence of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Previous face‐to‐face interventions significantly reduced risk for AEP, but a scalable intervention is needed to reach…

Capacity to consent to voluntary hospitalization: Searching for a satisfactory Zinermon screen

Half a decade ago, the Zinermon court announced the need for clinicians to evaluate the competence of people with mental illness to consent to voluntary hospital admission, but the court…

Stability of psychiatric patients’ perceptions of their hospital admission experience

The primary aim of this study was to evaluate the stability (i.e., consistency of patients' responses over time) of newly developed scales to measure the admission experience of psychiatric hospitalization.…