Spring 2023 Methodology Applications Series

Implementation Lessons From a Fully Online Pilot Intervention for LGBTQIA2S+ Teens to Reduce Dating Violence and Alcohol Use
Joseph Gardella

Joseph Gardella

The MAP Academy invites you to the final presentation of the Spring 2023 Methodology Applications Series,
featuring Joseph Gardella, postdoctoral research associate at the Interpersonal Violence Research Laboratory.

Friday, April 28, 2023 11:30 AM-1:00 p.m. CDT Zoom videoconference

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This presentation will detail implementation processes and outcomes of a fully online intervention for LGBTQIA2S+ adolescents from across the U.S. Particular attention will be paid to recruitment, delivery and retention. It will also highlight the strategies the multi-state team used to address implementation challenges, some of which were unique to working in this post-pandemic context.


Date, Time, & Location
Friday, April 28, 2023
11:30 AM-1:00 PM CDT
Zoom videoconference

This virtual presentation is free and open to the public.

Join the Zoom videoconference April 28, 2023.


Joseph Gardella

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Interpersonal Violence Research Laboratory

Joseph Gardella is a mixed-methods community and applied social psychologist whose research focuses on better understanding individual and systemic causes of positive youth development in school settings, particularly with historically marginalized populations. His work focuses on developing, implementing and evaluating prevention and intervention programming and informing policy efforts, especially building structural interventions that increase opportunities to grow relationships and coach targeted skills.

Gardella earned his Ph.D. in Community Research and Action from Vanderbilt University.

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