Although Black women are among those who often struggle with binge eating, research has shown they are less likely to have access to or engage with needed treatment. Assistant professor Rachel W. Goode is aiming to change that.
Associate professor David Ansong is collaborating on a new international initiative that aims to improve the financial capability and security of socially and financially marginalized populations in Africa and further strengthen the continent’s overall economic well-being.
Very little is known about how a youth’s positive and negative experiences with sexual identity development may impact their mental health. UNC School of Social Work assistant professor Will Hall and fellow researchers hope to provide more answers to these questions.