The goal of Pressley Ridge’s Social Research and Innovation Center is to conduct applied research to advance knowledge and best practices in the mental and behavioral health field.
The Center includes Ph.D. and master’s-level staff who conduct internal projects, present conference workshops and webinars, and collaborate with external organizations and universities in research studies.
Below is a sample of our most recent research publications:
Publication Brief (2018) – A summary of publications across several topics, including treatment foster care, youth residential treatment, therapeutic/working alliance, and using performance data to optimize organizational performance.
Below are examples of the current projects occurring at Pressley Ridge:
Research Presentations & Professional Affiliations
The Center staff routinely shares best practices and lessons learned from our projects with the non-profit sector to contribute to continued learning at the following conferences: