Tag Archives: Mental Health

Marquette’s College of Health Sciences receives $1 million estate gift

News release, November 15, 2017

Donation will establish the Michael and Jeanne Schmitz Family Depression Research Fund MILWAUKEE – Marquette University’s College of Health Sciences today announced that it has received a planned gift pledge of $1 million from Michael and Jeanne Schmitz. The gift will be used to establish the Michael and Jeanne Schmitz Family Depression Research Fund. The […]

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Lovell announces Marquette will build world-class athletic performance research facility in collaboration with the Milwaukee Bucks

News release, January 29, 2015

Innovation, public safety commissioning among other highlights of first campus address MILWAUKEE – Marquette University President Michael R. Lovell in his first Presidential Address announced that the university, in collaboration with the Milwaukee Bucks, will construct a new a multi-purpose, co-curricular facility that supports elite-level intercollegiate and professional athletics, academic research, and campus health and […]

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Marquette sociologist honored for research excellence

News release, June 12, 2014

Dr. James Holstein, professor of social and cultural sciences at Marquette University, is the 2014 recipient of the university’s Lawrence G. Haggerty Award for Research Excellence. The annual award recognizes a faculty member who has demonstrated scholarly distinction and an all-encompassing belief in excellence. As an internationally known sociologist, Holstein’s research and writing projects have […]

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Communication students contribute to ‘Journal Sentinel’ series that wins Polk Award

News release, February 17, 2014

  The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s “Chronic Crisis” series, in which Marquette University students teamed with a reporter to investigate mental health care in Milwaukee County and Belgium, has won a George A. Polk Award, one of journalism’s most prestigious honors. The reporter, Meg Kissinger, was one of 15 Polk winners announced Sunday night. She will share the award for […]

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Marquette College of Communication to host conference focusing on Milwaukee County’s troubled mental health system

News release, October 7, 2013

County executive among those expected to participate in solutions-based discussion The J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication will host a community discussion on how to better care for those with mental illness. The event, “Milwaukee County’s Mental Health: Solutions to a Chronic Crisis,” will take place Friday, Oct. 11, from 9:30 a.m. to […]

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Alan Burkard

Department Chair, Professor of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology

Marquette expert:

  • School counseling programs in K-12 schools
  • Academic and career and personal-social concerns
  • Cultural issues in counseling and clinical supervision
  • Program evaluation and reform of school counseling program

News release, December 6, 2012

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Kevin Tate

Assistant Professor of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology

Marquette expert:

  • Career Development & Work Experience of Marginalized Populations
  • Trained as a mental health counselor with experience in crisis intervention and career counseling

News release, December 6, 2012

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Abir Bekhet

Associate Professor of College of Nursing

Marquette expert:

  • Mental Health

News release, July 18, 2012

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Michael Wierzbicki

Associate Professor of Psychology

Marquette expert:

  • Cognitive-Behavior Therapy
  • Depression
  • Suicide

News release, July 18, 2012

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Nakia Gordon

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Marquette expert:

  • Affective Neuroscience
  • Emotion
  • Pain

News release, July 18, 2012

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Stephen Saunders

Professor of Psychology

Marquette expert:

  • Adolescent Mental Health
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Parent/Teen Issues
  • Eating Disorders: Help-Seeking Behavior
  • Seeking Psychotherapy and Other Mental Health Services
  • Psychotherapy
  • Chronic Illnesses and Mental Health
  • Depression

News release, July 18, 2012

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Amy Vaughan Van Hecke

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Marquette expert:

  • Developmental Disorders
  • Autism
  • Neural development
  • EEG
  • Plasticity
  • Autism intervention

News release, June 18, 2012

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