Maria Boylan

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Adolescent inpatients (of whom 48 were admitted for a suicide attempt, 33 were admitted for suicidal ideation, and 53 had no history of clinically significant suicidal ideation or attempt), were interviewed while in the hospital and then followed up 6 months later. Of the 134 patients followed up, 13 (9.7%) had made a suicide attempt. The vast majority of(More)
This paper describes a study in which progressive relaxation, EMG frontalis biofeedback, and a biofeedback placebo manipulation were compared in the treatment of severe insomnia with 40 chronically sleep-disturbed adult patients. Progressive relaxation and EMG biofeedback led to significant reductions in both reported sleep-onset latency and depressive(More)
OBJECTIVE This case-control study attempts to evaluate the psychological impact of witnessing a suicide on high school students. METHOD Twenty-eight high school students witnessed a firearms suicide and the serious injury of another student while riding a school bus. They were assessed 2 months after the event, and their responses were compared with 28(More)
• The Department offered classes serving over 1000 majors and second majors and over 250 minors, including multiple sections each semester of seven CLE courses serving the broader university • There were over 200 enrollments in field study and undergraduate research courses representing individualized work on research projects and in community agencies •(More)
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