Presentation

Academic

  • Boustani, M. M. (2019, March). Key Evidence-Informed Engagement Strategies for Children and Families. Presented at the Grand Rounds of Psychiatry, Loma Linda University. Loma Linda, CA. (03/2019)
  • Boustani, M. M. (June 2019). Engaging Community Partners in Academic Research: An Example. Presented at Institute for Community Partnership Town Hall Meeting. Loma Linda, CA. (10/2019)
  • Boustani, M. M. (May 2021). Scaling up implementation science in community and public health settings and stakeholder engagement. Presented at Loma Linda University Introduction to Implementation Science Workshop. Loma Linda, CA (10/2021)

Other

  • Boustani, M. M. (2019, June). Managing anxiety in school settings. Presented at the San Bernardino City Unified School District Counselor’s meeting. San Bernardino, CA. (10/2019)

Research

  • Lisetti, C. & Boustani (2021). Modeling Rapport for Conversations about Health with Autonomous Avatars from Video Corpus of Clinician-Client Therapy Sessions. Digital Human Modeling and Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management. Human Body, Motion and Behavior. Paper accepted at Human Computer Interaction 23rd International Conference (HCI). Virtual. (10/2021)
  • Boustani, M. M., Marin, D.*, Bashoura, D.*, & Blank, C.* (2021). In C. Klein (Chair) and T. Mehta (Discussant). Helping those who help others: A qualitative analysis of Community Health Workers’ Training and Supervision Needs. Symposium accepted at the 55th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Virtual. (10/2021)
  • Boustani, M. & Lisetti, C. (2021). In A. Sanchez (Chair) and T. Creed (Discussant). Acceptability and feasibility of using an online digital health agent to deliver MI to treat alcohol abuse: Consumer Perspectives. Symposium accepted at the 55th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Virtual. (10/2021)
  • Chou, T., Zhao, X., Anderson, R., Boustani, M., Chou, T., Morrow, A., & Youngstrom, E. Now Streaming: Disseminating CBT through Public-Facing Platforms. (2021). Panel presented at the 55th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Virtual. (10/2021)
  • Park, A., Barnett, M., Boustani, M., Lakind, D., Okamura, K. & Wright, B. (2021). Stepping out on your own and into the community: Launching a community-engaged research program. Panel presented at the 55th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Virtual. (10/2021)
  • Gellatly, R., Boustani, M.M., Malik, K., Michelson, D., Becker, K., Mahajan, R., Jambhale, A., Sahu, R., Nair, P., Patel, V., &  Chorpita, B.F. (2021).  Adolescent engagement in a transdiagnostic mental health treatment delivered in Indian schools. In L. Sarfan (Chair) and A.G. Harvey (Discussant), Expanding the Evidence Base: Transdiagnostic Treatments Across the Lifespan. Symposium accepted for presentation at the 55th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), New Orleans, L.A. (10/2021)
  • *Hazari, J., *Hodgins, J., *Marin, D., Lisetti, C., Boustani, M. (2021). Acceptability of a digital health agent that uses motivational interviewing to treat alcohol abuse: Comparing provider responses to consumer responses. Paper accepted at the 2021 Western Psychological Association Convention (WPA), online. (10/2021)
  • Boustani, M. M., *Mazzone, E., *Bagnara, G., *Vogel, K., *Banayan, T., *Jutzy, H., Antommarchi, C. (2020). In M. M. Boustani (Chair) and S. Evans (Discussant). Development and preliminary effectiveness of a Dialectical-Behavior Therapy skills tier 2 program delivered in a school-based setting. Symposium presented at the 54th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Online. (10/2020)
  • Boustani, M., *Bashoura, D., & *Marin, D., & (2020). In B. Maddox (Chair) and K. Hoagwood (Discussant). Helping those who help others: Building a system to empower community health workers who provide services to vulnerable families. Symposium presented at the 54th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Online. (10/2020)
  • Park, A. L., Boustani, M. M., Saifan, D., Gellatly, R., Gamarra, J., Letamendi, A., Stanick, C., Regan J., Perez, G., Manners, D., Reding, M. E. J., & Chorpita, B. F. (2019). Providers' recommendations of strategies for engaging traditionally underserved populations in community mental health services. In D. Lakind & A. L. Park (Chairs) and K. D. Becker (Discussant), Maximizing the public health impact of cognitive behavioral science through improving consumer engagement. Symposium presented at the 53rd Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Atlanta, GA.   (10/2019)
  • Guan, K., Boustani, M.M., & Chorpita, B.F. (2019, November). Harnessing existing cognitive-behavioral treatment strategies to address client emergent life events. In D. Lakind and A.L. Park (Chairs), Maximizing the public health impact of cognitive behavioral science through improving consumer engagement. Symposium presented at the 53rd Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Atlanta, GA. (10/2019)
  • Park, A. L., Boustani, M. M., Saifan, D., Gellatly, R., Gamarra, J., Letamendi, A., Stanick, C., Regan J., Perez, G., Manners, D., Reding, M. E. J., & Chorpita, B. F. (2019). Providers' perceived barriers to engaging traditionally underserved populations in mental health services. In A. L. Park (Chair) and S. Huey (Discussant), Extending the reach of cognitive behavioral science through understanding barriers to service use for traditionally underserved populations. Symposium preesnted at the 53rd Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Atlanta, GA. (10/2019)
  • Boustani, M. M., Hazari, J., Lunn, S., Polceanu, M., Lisetti, C. (2019). In. J. Schreidar (Chair) and Schueller, S. (Discussant). Acceptability, feasibility, and usefulness of using a digital health agent to deliver MI to treat alcohol abuse: Clinician perspectives. Symposium presented at the 53rd Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Atlanta, GA. (10/2019)
  • Boustani, M. M., Lunn, S., Polceanu, M., Lisetti, C. (2019). In A. L. Park (Chair) and K. Becker (Discussant). Increasing consumer engagement with computer-delivered behavioral interventions: Incorporating verbal reflections and non-verbal gestures to a digital health agent. Symposium presented at the 53rd Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Atlanta, GA. (10/2019)
  • Boustani, M.M., Michelson, D., Parikh, R., Singh, A., *Gellatly, R., Chorpita, B., Fairburn, C., & Patel, V. (2017, September). Adapting early implementation efforts to local contexts: Development of a transdiagnostic intervention for common adolescent mental health difficulties in Indian schools. Symposium entitled: “There is no Implementation without Adaptation: Tailoring strategies to context”. Paper presented at the biennial convention of the Society for Implementation Research Collaboration. (Chair: Shannon Witsey Stirman). Seattle, WA. (10/2017)
  • Boustani, M. M., Frazier, S. L., & *Lesperance, N. (2015, April). Sexual Health Programming for youth at-risk for foster care in emergency shelter. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Urban Affairs Association. Symposium entitled: Intersections of Housing and Health. (Moderator: Christine George). Miami, FL. (10/2015)
  • Boustani, M. M., Frazier, S. L., & *Lesperance (2015, November). SiHLE-YFC: Comprehensive reproductive health programming for youth at-risk for foster care in an emergency shelter. Paper presented at the annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Symposium entitled:  "Community-Research Partnerships to Advance the Dissemination and Implementation of Evidence Based Practices for Youth Mental Health". (Chair: Lauren Brookman-Frazee). Chicago, IL. (10/2015)
  • Boustani, M. M., Frazier, S. L., Hartlery, C. M., &  Meinzer, M. C. (2014, November). Adaptation and implementation of an evidence-based sexual health program for adolescents involved in child welfare. Paper presented  at the annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Symposium entitled:  Beyond Psychology: Expanding the Reach of the Treatment Evidence for Youth. (Chair: Kimberly Hoagwood). Philadelphia, PA. (10/2014)
  • Dakof, G., Henderson, C., Rowe, C., Boustani, M., Greenbaum, P., Wang, W., Linares, C., Hawes, S., & Liddle, H. (2012, April). Changing adolescent substance use and criminal activity in juvenile drug court: Improving outcomes through family-based treatment. Paper presented at the annual Joint Meeting on Adolescent Treatment Effectiveness. Washington, DC. (10/2012)
  • *Jutzy, H., & Boustani, M. M. (2020). Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptomatology and peer relationships: A path analysis. Paper presented at 100th Annual Convention of the Western Psychological Association (WPA)WPA, Online. (10/2020)
  • Marin, D. G., *Bashoura, D., *Jutzy, H., & Boustani, M. (2021). Impact of COVID-19 on Community Health Workers: Semi-Structured Interviews. Paper accepted at the 2021 Western Psychological Association Convention (WPA), online. (10/2021)
  • *Mazzone, E., *Antommarchi, C., *Bagnara, G., *Jutzy, H., & Boustani, M. M. (2021). School-Based Opportunities for Adolescent Recovery (SOARing): The Acceptability and Feasibility of a DBT Skills Pilot Program for At-Risk Adolescents. Paper accepted at the 2021 Western Psychological Association Convention (WPA), online. (10/2021)
  • *Antommarchi, C., *Greenberg, S., *Bagnara, G., *Jutzy, H., *Vogel, K., *Banayan, T., *Mazzone, E. & Boustani, M. M. (2021). School-Based Opportunities for Adolescent Recovery (SOARing): Preliminary feasibility of a universal DBT-based skills program for at-risk adolescents residing in an underserved community. Paper presentation accepted at the 2021 Western Psychological Association Virtual Convention. (10/2021)