Current Research

Several studies examining risk factors for suicidal behavior and negative mental health outcomes in veterinary students and  professionals:


     A needs assessment to inform wellness interventions for veterinary professionals in Tennessee and Alabama


     Examination of work-related stressors and psychopathology in LGBT veterinary professionals and students


     Mortality analysis of veterinary professionals who have died by suicide

Longitudinal investigation of suicidal behavior, psychopathology, and treatment progress in outpatients being seen by the Auburn University Eating Disorder Treatment Team

Longitudinal investigation of the effect of suicide hotline training on a variety of mental health outcomes

Experimental examinations of the effects of suicide exposure in news media and social media on attitudes toward suicide and other negative mental health outcomes