Topic: Namkee Choi

The Therapist Will Skype You Now

Nov. 4, 2013
School of Social Work professor Namkee Choi is using technology in an innovative way for older generations: bringing

For homebound seniors, video chats offer "life-changing" treatment for depression, study shows. Plus, they become more tech savvy in the process. Learn more.

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The power of the Internet over depression

Feb. 6, 2012
The power of the Internet over depression

To fight depression among homebound adults, Social Work Professor Namkee Choi uses the video chat tool Skype and connects patients with therapists.

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Social work professor receives $680,000 to study adult depression

Aug. 21, 2009
Social work professor receives $680,000 to study adult depression

Namkee Choi, professor in the School of Social Work, has received a $680,000 National Institute of Mental Health award to study the feasibility of a telehealth problem-solving treatment (PST) for homebound older individuals suffering from depression.

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Helping Homebound Older Adults with Moderate to Severe Depression Subject of New University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work Study

July 9, 2009

A University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work researcher has received a $680,000 National Institute of Mental Health award to study the feasibility of a telehealth problem-solving treatment (PST) for homebound older individuals suffering from depression.

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Baby Boomers and Long-term Care Subject of University of Texas at Austin Social Work Study

Nov. 17, 2008

A University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work graduate student has received a Hartford Foundation grant to study long-term care planning behavior of baby boomers.

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