Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 23:34

In October I was an invited speaker at the 30th Anniversary Summit of the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving on the campus of Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus, Georgia.  I've been affiliated with the Institute since 2003, and I was honored to participate as a panel member discussing issues in translational research in caregiving. Mrs. Carter is a tireless and devoted advocate for caregiver issues in...

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 17:26

In April I was named on of the six recipients of the Associate of Former Students Distinguished Faculty Awards in Research.  This award is considered one of the most prestigious that a faculty member may receive at TAMU.  I am grateful to the university, to the AFS, and to the Dean of our college (Dr. Joyce Alexander) and our chair (Dr. Shanna Hagan-Burke) for...

Monday, April 24, 2017 - 16:38

Earlier this month the Auburn University College of Education presented me with their Outstanding Educator Alumni Award.  Nancy and I attended  the ceremony, and we were delighted that my mom and dad could join us at our table. In addition, my close and long-time friend and former classmate, Rick Shrout, joined us (he nominated me for the award), and we were also joined by the former Director of Housing who hired and...

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 12:51

Local television station KBTX featured the TCC recently.  The TCC also had another Open House this week to showcase our new facility. 

 

http://www.kbtx.com/content/news/Texas-AM-uses-Telehealth-to-treat-menta...

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 10:26

I recently spoke at the Broadband Prescriptions For Mental Health: A Policy Conference held at the University of Houston Law Center.  

Psychology was under-represented at the conference, and the TCC was the only featured activity that addressed providing counseling and therapy to indigent,  low-income individuals and those with chronic conditions in underserved areas. It was also...

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 10:19
Great article discussing the Telehealth Counseling Clinic!
 
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 09:30

The Division of Rehabilitation Psychology posted a podcast in which I discuss our recent study entitled, "Resilience, traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress among Iraq/Afghanistan war veterans."  In the interview, conducted by the Editor of Rehabilitation Psychology, Steve Wegener, we discuss our findings concerning trait resilience among these Veterans, in a collaborative project with our colleagues at the...

Monday, October 12, 2015 - 11:09

Recently visited with colleagues, friends and former students at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, as I participated in their Distinguished Speaker Series.  The presentation was based on the study we published last year in the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology entitled, "Resilience in the Initial Year of Caregiving for a Family Member with a Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury."

 

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Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 23:52

A webinar conducted for the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center entitled, "Clinician’s Guide: Assisting Family Members Coping with Traumatic Brain Injury" is now available online. Conducted in July, 2015, the webinar addressed family challenges and adjustment following TBI and included tips for training caregivers in specific problem-solving strategies associated with optimal adjustment. Readily available resources for clinicians and family members were presented. Over 400 individuals...

Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 10:54

The Washington County Commissioner's Court declared October 30, 2014 as "Telehealth Counseling Day" during the one-year anniversary conducted at Faith Mission in Brenham. Judge Briden gave the announcement.  The Open House was described on the front page of the October 31 edition of the...

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