Psychotherapy and Behavior Change Research Lab
    Lab Location:    Social Science 143
                                                                    Department of Psychology    
                                                                    University at Albany, State University of New York
                                      Dr. Boswell's Faculty Office: Social Science 307, Department of Psychology

    Lab News:

 Dr. Boswell plans to invite a new graduate student for entry into the doctoral program in Fall 2016. 

Recent Grants and Funding Awards:

In collaboration with Dr. Mike Constantino (PI) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Dr. Boswell (PI) and the University at Albany have  been approved for a funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI; pending completion of a business and programmatic review by PCORI staff and issuance of a formal award contract) to study if patient outcomes are enhanced by scientifically matching patients to providers with proven strengths in their presenting problem area(s).

Dr. Boswell (PI) and Dr. Constantino (PI) of the University of Massachusetts Amherst have been awarded an "Optimizing Value Grant" by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to study mental health care consumers' values and preferences regarding the use of provider performance information in making health care decisions.  

Dr. Boswell has been awarded the American Psychological Association (APA) Division of Psychotherapy (29) 2014 Norine Johnson Psychotherapy  Research Grant.

Dr. Boswell was invited to serve as an expert panelist on the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) sponsored report on strategies for measuring the quality of psychotherapy.

Interested in joining the lab as a research assistant?
Please contact Matteo Bugatti: mbugatti@albany.edu to request an application or download an application from the bottom of the Research Assistants page.