Psychology Undergraduate Research Opportunities

DBT Therapy for Treatment of Addiction, PTSD and Personality Disorders in Veterans

To find out about this 499 opportunity contact:

Contact name: Jessica Gayle-Thomas
Telephone: (619) 302-8359

Faculty Information

Faculty Advisor: Marsha Linehan
Department: Psychology
Office: 3917 Univ Way NE - Ste 102
Telephone: (206) 543-9886

Does faculty advisor meet with students?

If yes, how often? 1x per week

Direct supervisor of students:

Supervisor Title: Director of Disability Services
Will 499 students participate in weekly or biweekly discussions sessions about research or project? Yes

Short Project Description

To test the training validity of DBT Therapy in Clinical Psychology as a viable method for treatment of the many disorders experienced by veterans

Work Schedule

Min. number of hours/weekstudent must work: 16
Evenings/weekends OK? Yes
Times a student must bepresent/work: 8am to 4pm M-F
Student commitment: 3000 Hours

499 Responsibilities

Working with Data Working with Subjects Working with Animals/physiology
% data entry % video taping % animal care
% database management % interview subjects % animal observation
% encoding data % scheduling appt % surgical techniques
% library research % running subjects % histology
% data collection % child care % laboratory protocols
    % recruiting subjects    


Skills / Experience Preferred