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Denise Matel-Anderson, PhD, APNP, RN

Clinical Assistant Professor

Education

BSN, University of Milwaukee-Wisconsin, Milwaukee WI

MSN, Marquette University, Milwaukee WI

PhD, Marquette University, Milwaukee WI

Areas of Expertise

  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Research
  • Primary Care

Areas of Research

  • Mental Health
  • Resilience
  • Sucide Prevention

Professional Affiliations

Metro Milwaukee Nurse Practitioner

Recent Publications

Bekhet, A. K., Zauszniewski, J. A., Matel-Anderson, D. M., Suresky, M., & Stonehouse, M. (2018). Evidence for Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing Interventions: An Update (2011 to 2015). Accepted to the Online Journal of Issues in Nursing February, 2018

Matel-Anderson, D. M., & Bekhet, A. K., & Garnier-Villarreal, M. (2018). Mediating Effects of Positive Thinking and Social Support on Suicide Resilience. Accepted to WJNR February, 2018 doi: 10.1177/0193945918757988

Bekhet, A. K. & Matel-Anderson, D. (2017). Risk and protective factors in the lives of caregivers of persons with autism: Caregivers’ perspectives. Perspectives in Psychiatric Care, 53(3), 199-207.

Matel-Anderson, D. M. & Bekhet, A. K. (2016). Resilience in adolescents who survived a suicide attempt from the perspective of a registered nurse in inpatient psychiatric facilities. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 37(11), 839-846.

Bekhet, A., Zauszniewski, J. A, & Matel-Anderson, D. M. (2012). Resourcefulness training intervention: Assessing critical parameters from relocated older adults’ perspectives. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 33(7), 430–435.

Recent Presentations

2017  Matel-Anderson, D. M., & Bekhet, A. Resilience in Adolescents who survived a suicide attempt. The 19th International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses Annual

          Conference. Baltimore, Maryland (poster).

2016  Bekhet. A., Matel-Anderson, D., & Kobiske, K. The Mediating Effects of Positive Cognitions on Dementia Caregivers' Burden and their Care Recipients Behavior

          Problems. Forward Thinking Poster Session/ Colloquy Presentation, Marquette University (poster).      

2016  Matel-Anderson, D., & Bekhet, A. K. The Mediating Effects of Perceived Social Support and Positive Thinking on the Relationship between Self-esteem and Resiliency among

          Undergraduate Students. Forward Thinking Poster Session/ Colloquy Presentation, Marquette University (poster).

2015  Matel-Anderson, D., & Bekhet, A. K. (2015). Resilience in Adolescents Who Survived a Suicide Attempt. The 2015 International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse

          Psychopharmacology Institute and Annual Conference: “Looking to the Future: Interprofessional Relationships and Collaborations in Mental Health,” Seattle,

          Washington (poster).

2015  Bekhet, A., & Matel-Anderson, D. (2015). The Lived Experience of Being a Caregiver of a Person with Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Application of Resilience Theory. The

          2015 International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Psychopharmacology Institute and Annual Conference: “Looking to the Future Interprofessional

          Relationships and Collaborations in Mental Health,” Seattle, Washington (paper).