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The PHLS Behavioral Health and Health Disparities Cluster focuses on generating knowledge and practices that positively impact the overall physical and mental well-being of diverse populations. Members of this Cluster are particularly interested in (a) promoting well-being through prevention of and intervention with mental illness, as well as substance abuse or other health-compromising behaviors; and (b) addressing differences in health outcomes and health care associated with social, environmental, or economic disadvantages.

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Dr. Consuelo Arbona

Professor — Counseling Psychology

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Maggie Britton

Dr. Maggie Britton

Research Assistant Professor — PHLS

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Chakema Carmack

Dr. Chakema Carmack

Associate Professor — Health

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Dr. Virmarie Correa-Fernández

Associate Professor — Health and Counseling Psychology 

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Dr. Marcel deDios

Associate Professor — Counseling Psychology

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Dr. Kelli Drenner

Clinical Associate Professor — Health

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Dr. Julie Dunsmore

Professor — Human Development & Family Sciences

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Dr. Weihua Fan

Associate Professor — Measurement, Quantitative Methods, & Learning Sciences

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Dr. Theresa Fedor Amador

Clinical Assistant Professor — Health

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Dr. Leslie A. Frankel

Associate Professor — Human Development & Family Sciences

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Dr. Jay Lee

Clinical Professor — Counseling

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Isabel Martinez Leal

Dr. Isabel Martinez Leal

Research Assistant Professor — PHLS

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Dr. Rosenda Murillo

Associate Professor — Health

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Dr. Ezemenari M. Obasi

Professor — Counseling Psychology 

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Dr. Norma E. Olvera

Professor — Health

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Dr. Lorraine R. Reitzel

Distinguished Professor — Health and Counseling Psychology 

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Dr. Bradley H. Smith

Professor — School Psychology

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Dr. Nathan Grant Smith

Professor - Counseling Psychology 

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Dr. Kayce Solari Williams

Clinical Associate Professor — Health

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