Publications and Media
Co-developing tools to support student mental health and substance use: Minder app development from conceptualization to realization.
Vereschagin, M., Wang, A. Y., Leung, C., Richardson, C. G., Hudec, K. L., Doan, Q., Virk, P., Halli, P., Wojcik, K. D., Munro, L., Chai, B. S., Mori, T., Sha, M., Mittertreiner, E., Farkou, A., Sigamany, D., & Vigo, D. (2023). Journal of Behavioural Cognitive Therapy, Volume 33, Issue 1. DOI: 10.1016.j.jbct.2023.02.002
Want to learn more about how Minder was designed and co-created with UBC students, staff, and faculty? Check out this publication!
Evaluating the effectiveness of a co-developed e-mental health intervention for university students: Protocol for a randomized controlled trial
Wang, A. Y., Vereschagin, M., Richardson, C. G., Xie, H., Hudec, K. L., Munthali, R. J., Munro, L., Leung, C., Kessler. R. C., & Vigo, D. (in press). JMIR Research Protocols. DOI: 10.2196/49364.
This publication outlines the process of creating the randomized controlled trial designed to test the effectiveness of Minder!
The effects of nonclinician guidance on effectiveness and process outcomes in digital mental health interventions: Systematic review and meta-analysis
Leung, C., Pei, J., Hudec, K., Shams, F., Munthali, R., & Vigo, D. (2022). Journal of Medical Internet Research. doi: 10.2196/36004
June 15, 2022
Check out this new publication led by Calista Leung and Julia Pei on nonclinician guidance in digital mental health interventions! This publication will help guide the development of the peer coaching component in Minder.
Knowing someone with COVID-19 increased men’s anxiety more than women’s
March 25, 2021
"It started as a research project to track student mental health over an entire term at university." Initial findings from our recently published paper in BJPsych Open were featured by the UBC Faculty of Medicine!
Investigating the effect of COVID-19 Dissemination on Symptoms of Anxiety and Depression for University Students
Vigo, D., Jones, L., Munthali, R., Pei, J., Westenberg, J., Munro, L., . . . Richardson, C. BJPsych Open, 7(2), E69. Published March 19, 2021.
Check out our recently published study in BJPsych Open led by Dr. Daniel Vigo and various other lab members on the effects of COVID-19 within the UBC student population!
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