Research Interests and Publications
Dr. Park studies how to improve the accessibility, quality, and effectiveness of mental health services using dissemination and implementation science. She is particularly interested in re-designing mental health programs and developing decision-support tools for mitigating racial and ethnic mental health disparities. Her research is largely conducted in partnership with stakeholders in the community mental health agencies and schools.
Park, A.L., Rith-Najarian, L.R., Saifan, D., Gellatly, R., Huey, S.J., & Chorpita, B.F. (2022). Strategies for incorporating culture into psychosocial interventions for youth of color. Evidence-Based Practice in Child and Adolescent Mental Health.
Park, A.L., Tsai, K.H., Guan, K., & Chorpita, B.F. (2018). Unintended consequences of evidence-based treatment policy reform: Is implementation the goal or the strategy for higher quality care? Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 45, 649-660.
Park, A.L., Becker, K.D., Boustani, M.M., & Chorpita, B.F. (2020). Decision-making in mental health care: Measuring provider and supervisor use of evidence. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 47, 344-356.
Park, A.L., Boustani, M.M., Saifan, D., Gellatly, R., Letamendi, A., Stanick, C., Regan, J., Perez, G., Manners, D., Reding, M.E.J., & Chorpita, B.F. (2020). Community mental health professionals' perceptions about engaging underserved populations. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 47, 366-379.