Research & Press

Research & Press

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Research

Featured Studies

The Future of Fertility and Oncology: A Virtual Approach to Education
Carol M. Huttar, MSW, LSW and Karlynn BrintzenhofeSzoc, PhD, MSW
The Catholic University of America

14th Annual American Psychosocial Oncology Society Conference

Simulated Job Interview Skill Training for People with Psychiatric Disability
Morris Bell, PhD and Andrea Weinstein, PhD.
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven CT & Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, D.C.

US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health

Job Offers to Individuals With Severe Mental Illness After Participation in Virtual Reality Job Interview Training
Smith, Matthew J. PhD, MSW; Fleming, Michael F. MD; Wright, Michael BA; Neil Jordan PhD; Boteler Humm, Laura BA; Olsen, Dale PhD; Bell, Morris D. PhD, ABPP
SIMmersion, Yale School of Medicine & Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

Psychiatric Services - Psychiatry Online

Virtual Reality Job Interview Training for Individuals With Psychiatric Disabilities
Smith, Matthew J. PhD, LCSW, MPE; Ginger, Emily J. BA; Wright, Michael BA; Wright, Katherine MPH; Boteler Humm, Laura BS; Olsen, Dale PhD; Bell, Morris D. PhD; Fleming, Michael F. MD
SIMmersion, Yale School of Medicine & Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease

Virtual Reality Job Interview Training in Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Smith, Matthew J. PhD, LCSW, MPE; Ginger, Emily J. BA; Wright, Michael BA; Wright, Katherine MPH; Lounds, Julie Taylor PhD; Boteler Humm, Laura BS; Olsen, Dale PhD; Bell, Morris D. PhD; Fleming, Michael F. MD
SIMmersion, Yale School of Medicine & Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

Simulated Job Interview Improves Skills for Adults with Serious Mental Illnesses
Laura Boteler Humm, Dale Olsen, Ph.D, Morris Bell, Ph.D, Michael Fleming, MD, and Matthew Smith, Ph.D
SIMmersion, Yale School of Medicine & Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

Presentation in June at CYPSY19

Effective Law Enforcement Training with Virtual Reality Software
James W. Parlow and Mike Thompson
Winona State University

Virtual Conversation Partner for Adults with Autism
Cheryl Y. Trepagnier, Ph.D., Dale E. Olsen, Ph.D., Laura Boteler, B.S., Corinne A. Bell, M.A
The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC & SIMmersion

Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking Journal

Virtual Reality Skills Training for Health Care Professionals in Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention
Michael Fleming, MD, MPH, Dale Olsen, PhD, Hilary Stathes, MEd, Laura Boteler, BS, Paul Grossberg, MD, Judie Pfeifer, MEd, Stephanie Schiro, BA, Jane Banning, MSSW and Susan Skochelak, MD, MPH
University of Wisconsin Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health & SIMmersion

Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine


Papers

  • Using a Simulated Patient to Train Healthcare Providers in Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment Techniques for Alcohol Abuse (Link)
    Ben Allen-Kingsland; Michael Fleming, MD, MPH; Laura Humm; Dale E. Olsen, PhD; Chip Trimmier, Esq., PMP
    Prepared for MODSIM World Conference 2016
  • The Challenge of Teaching Soft Skills (Link)
    D.E. Olsen
    Elearningindustry.com, October 12, 2013
  • Changing Landscape of Crisis Services (Link)
    James Wright, LCPC
    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA), Suicide Prevention Branch
  • Interactive Simulations to Train Military Sexual Assault Victim Advocates
    R.D. Lucke, D.E. Olsen
    Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), December 2007
  • Computer Simulated Standardized Patients for Training Health Professionals on Chemical and Biological Agent Exposures (Abstract)
    M.J. Roy, D.L. Sticha, D.E. Olsen
    Cybertherapy Conference, June 2006
  • Simulation and Virtual Reality in Medical Education and Therapy: A Protocol
    M.J. Roy, D.L. Sticha, P.L. Kraus, D.E. Olsen
    CyberPsychology & Behavior, April 2006, Volume 9, Number 2: 245-24
  • Interactive Simulation Training: Computer Simulated Standardized Patients for Medical Diagnosis
    D.E. Olsen, D.L. Sticha
    Medicine Meets Virtual Reality Conference, January 2006
  • The Simulation of a Human Subject For Interpersonal Skill Training
    D.E. Olsen, W.A. Sellers, Robert Garland Phillips
    Interservice/Industrial Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), December 1999
  • The Simulation of a Human Subject for Law Enforcement Training
    D. E. Olsen, W. A. Sellers, Robert Garland Phillips, Jr.
    The Proceedings of the 1999 ONDCP International Technology Symposium, March 1999

Additional Research

  • Simulated Job Interview Improves Skills for Adults with Serious Mental Illnesses
    Humm LB, Olsen D, Be M, Fleming M, Smith M.
    Stud Health Technol Inform.,199,50-54. (2014)
  • Virtual Reality Job Interview Training in Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Smith MJ, Ginger EJ, Wright K, Wright MA, Taylor JL, Humm LB, Olsen DE, Bell MD, Fleming MF.
    J Autism Dev Disord. ,44(10),2450-2463. (2014)
  • Virtual Reality Job Interview Training for Individuals with Psychiatric Disabilities
    Smith MJ, Ginger EJ, Wright M, Wright K, Boteler Humm L, Olsen D, Bell MD, Fleming MF.
    J Nerv Ment Dis. 202(9),659-667. (2014)
  • Virtual Reality Job Interview Training in Veterans with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
    Smith MJ, Humm LB, Fleming MF, Jordan N, Wright MA, Ginger EM, Wright K, Olsen D, Bell MD.
    J Vocat Rehabil. (2014)
  • Job Offers Among Individuals with Severe Mental Illness After Virtual Reality Job Interview Training
    Smith MJ, Fleming MF, Wright MA, Jordan N, Boteler Humm L, Olsen D, Bell MD.
    Psychiatr Serv. (in press)
  • Vocational Outcomes for Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders After Virtual Reality Job Interview Training
    Smith MJ, Fleming MF, Wright MA, Losh M, Boteler Humm LB, Olsen D, Bell MD.
    J Autism Dev Disord. (submitted)
  • Virtual Job Interview Training and 6-Month Employment Outcomes for Individuals with Schizophrenia
    Smith MJ, Boteler Humm LB, Olsen D, Fleming MF, Bell MD.
    Schizophr Res. (submitted)
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Press

Press Releases

Media

  • Growing Healthy Entrepreneurs (Link)
    Steve Tripoli
    Marketplace, American Public Media — November 2006
  • Virtual Interviewing
    I.J. Hudson
    Digital Edge segment of NBC Channel 4 (Washington, DC) - February 2003

News & Print

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