Current SRPR Laboratory Projects

The SRPR Laboratory will often have multiple ongoing research projects and collaborations with other research groups.


Some of our current projects are listed below:

  • Examining interpersonal factors and psychopathic personality traits as risk factors for suicidal thoughts and behaviors.

  • Testing models of substance use, aggression, and suicidal thoughts and behaviors among individuals involved in the criminal legal system.


  • Conducting a program evaluation of a Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training program among police officers focusing on police interactions with individuals in a suicide crisis.


  • Testing psychopathic personality traits, substance use, and moral emotions in relation to suicide ideation among individuals in a pretrial diversion program.


  • Validating and establishing the clinical utility of an assessment of interpersonal hopelessness.


  • Investigating the relation between treatment-seeking behaviors and suicidal thoughts and behaviors.

  • Examining social factors and warning signs of suicidal thoughts and behaviors among individuals beginning outpatient psychotherapy using ecological momentary assessment (EMA).