Research Projects

During 2020-21, our lab is focusing on the following topics:

Stress/Trauma

  • Examining resilience in students with a history of adversity and moderators of the relations between adversity and adjustment to college
  • Examining the relations between daily stress, coping, sleep and mental health in college students 
  • Examining the fit between coping strategies and daily stressors
  • Various studies and projects related to street harassment, sexual harassment, and sexual assault
  • College student mental health during COVID
  • Instructional strategies that increase or decrease stress

Technology-based Interventions

  • Examining the effectiveness of online interventions for depression, stress, and anxiety in college students 
  • Developing and evaluating an online stress management intervention for patients with voice disorders