Master’s Research Projects
McDevitt, J., Braun, S., Noyes, M., Snyder, M., and Marion, L. (2005). Integrated primary and mental health care: Evaluating a nurse-managed center for clients with serious and persistent mental illness. Nursing Clinics of North America, 40 (4), 779-790
McDevitt, J., Havens, K. K., & Mundt, M. (2003). Changes in wellness practices and health care utilization after an educational intervention for perimenopausal women. Women’s Studies Quarterly, 31 (1,2), 125-136.
McDevitt, J., Robinson, N., & Forest, D. (2005). A group-based walking program at a psychiatric rehabilitation center. Psychiatric Services, 56, 354-355.
McDevitt, J., Snyder, M., Miller, A., & Wilbur, J. (2006). Physical activity barriers and benefits perceptions among outpatients in psychiatric rehabilitation. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 38 (1), 50-55.
McDevitt, J., & Wilbur, J. (2006). Exercise and serious mental illness. American Journal of Nursing, 106 (4), 50-54. Abstract published in Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts.
McDevitt, J., Wilbur, J., Kogan, J., & Briller, J. (2005). A walking program for outpatients in psychiatric rehabilitation: Pilot study. Biological Research for Nursing, 7 (2), 87-97. Impact factor 1.214, Thompson’s Journal Citation Reports (10th of 46 nursing journals indexed). Abstract available: http://exercise.lbl.gov (Plainspoken Science).
Snyder, M., McDevitt, J., & Painter, S. (2008). Smoking cessation and serious mental Illness. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 22 (5), 297–304.