Active Minds

Welcome to the Emerging Scholars website!

The Emerging Scholars Fellowship provides an opportunity for students to complete independent research or creative projects devoted to mental health with emphasis on issues relevant to younger communities.

Meet the 2014 Scholars

Active Minds would like to introduce our 2014 Emerging Scholars. Visit their profiles and learn more about their exciting projects.

What is an Emerging Scholar?

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2014 Emerging Scholars

Danielle Adams
Roosevelt University

How Financial Disparities Affect Undergraduate Students Mental Health

Johnny Berona
University of Michigan

Trajectories of Sexuality and Suicide Risk from Adolescence to Young Adulthood

Andrew Choi
University of California, Santa Barbara

Psychological Risk and Resilience in Queer People of Color (QPOC): A Focus on Asian and Pacific Islander Americans (APIAs)

Frank Deryck
University of California, Irvine

Diamonds in the Rough: Development of Resilience in the Face of Poverty and Adversity

Sara Moss
Dickinson College

Posttraumatic Growth in Eating Disorder Recovery

Raymond Tucker
Oklahoma State University

The Emotional Implications of Distress-Focused and Distracting Humor