Jennifer Dealy
University of Connecticut
PsychiatryPsychologyTelemental healthClinical psychologyMedicine
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Publications 5
#1Jennifer Dealy (UConn: University of Connecticut)H-Index: 4
#2Hannah Beth Mudrick (PSU: Pennsylvania State University)H-Index: 1
Last. Jo Ann Robinson (UConn: University of Connecticut)H-Index: 1
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#1Abigail K. Mansfield (Rhode Island Hospital)H-Index: 11
#2Gabor I. Keitner (Rhode Island Hospital)H-Index: 48
Last. Jennifer Dealy (UConn: University of Connecticut)H-Index: 4
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The current study set out to describe family functioning scores of a contemporary community sample, using the Family Assessment Device (FAD), and to compare this to a currently help-seeking sample. The community sample consisted of 151 families who completed the FAD. The help-seeking sample consisted of 46 families who completed the FAD at their first family therapy appointment as part of their standard care at an outpatient family therapy clinic at an urban hospital. Findings suggest that FAD m...
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#1Abigail K. Mansfield (Rhode Island Hospital)H-Index: 11
#2Jennifer Dealy (Rhode Island Hospital)H-Index: 4
Last. Gabor I. Keitner (Rhode Island Hospital)H-Index: 48
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This study explored the impact of income status (low-income vs. non-low-income) on family functioning, social support, and quality of life in a community sample of 125 families. The sample identified themselves as 17% Black or African American, 7% Latino, 4% Asian, and 66% White. The mean age of participants was 37 years. The study used a self-report measure of perceived family functioning, the Family Assessment Device (FAD). Results demonstrated that low-income status was associated with less s...
13 CitationsSource
#1Thomas Sheeran (Brown University)H-Index: 17
#2Jennifer Dealy (Brown University)H-Index: 4
Last. Terry Rabinowitz (UVM: University of Vermont)H-Index: 17
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Despite the stereotype that elders may have significant resistance with respect to both technology and mental health care, there are preliminary indications that, in fact, telemental health interventions are accepted and effective. There is a large and growing need for geriatric mental health services. Numerous workforce, physical, socioeconomic, cultural, and demographic factors present barriers to care. Telemedicine may provide a means of overcoming some of these barriers to improve access to ...
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#1Thomas Sheeran (Brown University)H-Index: 17
#2Rebecca L. Greenberg (Cornell University)H-Index: 11
Last. Martha L. Bruce (Cornell University)H-Index: 64
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The research community is placing greater emphasis on understanding geriatric bipolar disorder across a variety of settings, as numerous questions remain unanswered about many aspects of the illness and its impact on patients’ lives (e.g., lifetime course, psychiatric and medical comorbidity, mortality, etc.) (1-3). As the overall population ages in the United States, and as the number of elderly with severe mental illness grows, there is a need to better characterize this population in order to...
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