25 Years of Service (1) Addiction (12) Aging (5) Agriculture (3) Annual Report (1) Anthropology (3) Anxiety (1) Artificial Intelligence (3) Autism (1) Award (22) Babies (2) Big Data (2) Biobehavioral Health (5) Brain (4) Business (1) Cancer (1) CCSA (10) Celebration (3) Census (7) Center for Education and Civil Rights (2) Center for Educational Disparities (15) Center for Security Research and Education (4) Child Development (1) Child Health (1) Child Maltreatment (6) Child Maltreatment Solutions Network (4) Child Obesity (1) Child Study Center (1) Chronic Illness (1) Civic Engagement (1) Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness (6) Climate Change (7) Clinical and Translational Science (6) Cognition (3) College of Agricultural Sciences (4) College of Communications (1) College of Education (13) College of Health and Human Development (14) College of Information Sciences and Technology (3) College of Medicine (11) College of the Liberal Arts (20) Communication (5) Communication Arts and Sciences (1) Community (10) Computational and Data Sciences (2) Concussions (1) Conference (10) COSSA (9) COVID-19 (11) Criminal Justice (3) Criminal Justice Research Center (3) Criminology (9) CSA (10) CTSI (36) Data Management (4) De Jong Lecture (3) Democracy (3) Demography (24) Depression (2) Disasters (7) Discrimination (9) Dyslexia (1) Economics (3) Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center (1) Education (19) Education Policy (12) Emotion (1) Employment (3) Evidence-to-Impact Collaborative (3) Exercise (1) Faculty Fellows (5) Family (6) Family Symposium (8) Fellowship (5) Foster Care (1) Friends (3) Funding (42) Gender Equality (2) Genetics (2) Geospatial (3) Global Programs (5) Global Warming (3) Government (14) Grief (1) Gun Control (1) Health Care (8) Health Equity (4) Health Policy and Administration (3) Huck (2) Human Development and Family Studies (12) Human Trafficking (1) Immigration (7) Impact (3) Influence (2) Information Technology (4) Innovation (2) Institute for CyberScience (8) Institutes of Energy and the Environment (2) Interventions (2) IRB (1) Job (2) Kinship (1) Law (1) Lecture (2) Life Expectancy (1) Marijuana (1) McCourtney Institute for Democracy (6) Memory (2) Mental Health (2) Migration Research (4) military families (1) National Science Foundation (3) National Security (1) NIH (23) Nominations (1) NSF (16) Obesity (4) Online Aggression (1) Open Access Research (2) OpenMx (1) Opioids (23) Overdose (1) PAA (1) Partnership (2) Penn State Cancer Institute (3) Penn State Research (87) Pennsylvania Population Network (2) Playing the Archive (2) Podcast (6) POLARIS (1) Policymaking (13) Political Science (7) Politics (10) Population Health (2) Postdoctoral (2) Pregnancy (2) Preschool (1) Prevention Research Center (4) Prevention Science (6) PRI (33) Promotion Announcement (1) Proposal (7) Protocol (1) Psychology (7) Public Health Sciences (3) Public Policy (5) Qualtrics (1) QuantDev (2) Racial and Ethnic Minorities (1) Racial Disparities (5) Refugees (1) Relationships (1) Research (26) Research Evidence (8) Research-to-Policy Collaboration (4) RISE Conference (1) Rural Communities (6) Rural Sociology (1) School (16) Science Policy (1) Security (2) Seed Funding (15) Segregation (11) Self-control (2) Seminar (7) Siblings (1) Sleep (5) Smoking (3) Social Data Analytics (2) Social Media (3) Social Science (56) Sociology (28) Software (3) Special Education (10) SSRI (73) SSRI cofunds (3) Stress (4) Substance Abuse (13) Support Resources (2) Symposium (2) Teams (1) Teens (4) Transportation (1) Twitter Data (5) University Policy (2) Veterans (2) Violence (1) Water (2) We Are (1) Why Social Science? (16) Womens Health (1) Workshop (10)

Researchers examine why health and social services go unused by new veterans

Feb 27, 2019

Returning to civilian life can be challenging for veterans. While there are many programs and services aimed at helping them readjust, some veterans do not take advantage of these supportive resources. A Penn State-led research team examined factors that are associated with program non-use among…

New research to identify what makes conversations supportive

May 18, 2018

People going through hard times often find assistance by talking about their problems with others, and the support people receive has documented health benefits. However, the quality of support can vary and what happens during conversations can determine whether or not the support is actually…