Honor student, Kay Chai, wins award and scholarship

Honor student, Kay Yu Yuan Chai, won the 2013 Guthrie Prize in the Best Research Proposal category for her paper“The Preliminary Efficacy, Feasibility and Acceptability of a Brief Audio-Guided Dialectical Behavior Therapy Mindfulness Skills Intervention for College Students with Emotional Dysregulation,”

Kay also was awarded the Mary Gates Research Scholarship for her work in DBT and Mindfulness Skills. This prestigious and competitive scholarship provides funding for two quarters of undergraduate research to UW students who are conducting innovative research in their field.

Kay’s mentors are Marivi Navarro, Ph.D., and Marsha Linehan, Ph.D.