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Julie Tippens

Julie Tippens, Dr.P.H. Title: Associate Professor Department:Child, Youth and Family Studies College/Organization: Education and Human Sciences Campus: University of Nebraska-Lincoln
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Research Type:
  • Applied
  • Translational Science
Age Group:
  • Prenatal
Population Focus
  • Parents/Families
  • Immigrants/Refugees
  • Healthcare/Mental Health Providers
Research Keywords
  • Group Care Interventions
  • Social Support and Social Networks
  • Psychosocial Resilience and Mental Health
  • Community Health Workers
  • Culturally-Mediated Health Perceptions
Research Questions
  • What forms of social support improve refugees' psychosocial health outcomes...and in what contexts?
  • In what ways do social networks hinder and/or promote refugees' health?
  • How do refugees promote community health/wellbeing in post-conflict and/or post-migration settings?
Research Approach
  • Qualitative methods
  • Mixed methods
Designs & Methods
  • Case Studies
  • Interventions
  • Quasi-Experimental
  • Program Evaluation
Research Tools
  • Interviews/Focus
  • Observational Assessments
  • Surveys/Questionnaires