Data Evaluation and Technical Assistance Team


Rebecca Marshall, MD MPH
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Principal Investigator

Dr. Marshall is a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist who provides psychiatric care to children and adolescents in Doernbecher's outpatient clinic, medical floors, and emergency department. She specializes in the evaluation and treatment of youth with acute psychiatric issues, as well as with medical and psychiatric comorbidities. As the director of the DAETA Team, she leads the team's mission of improving services for children and adolescents struggling with mental health issues.


Julie Magers, BA CFSS
Family Engagement & Support Specialist

Julie is a Family Peer Support Specialist who brings valuable insights to the team due to her own personal experiences navigating mental health crisis services and her support to families in addressing a multitude of barriers to effective and safe mental health care. Julie champions the role of Family Peer Support by articulating what this role brings to multidisciplinary teams and providing leadership to the professional development of this workforce in team-based programs.


Amanda Ribbers, MS
Research Associate

Amanda provides database design and management support to the DAETA team. She has a master’s degree in Applied Psychological Science and a background in psychology research, social justice, and community-based mental health care. She is passionate about using data to drive youth mental health program development and advocate for systems improvement.


Sophia Nguyen, BS
Senior Research Assistant 

Sophia provides technical support and training to the Crisis and Transition Services (CATS) project. A few of her duties include following up with families, managing the data collection process, and contributing to the improvement of the program. Broadly, her research interests lie at the intersection of youth mental health and how systems can equitably serve youth and families.


Matthew Weber, BA
Research Assistant I

Matthew provides data technical support to the Intensive In-Home Behavioral Health (IIBHT) project. He is the point person for IIBHT data and he develops the IIBHT newsletter. He is interested in mental health research and its application to systems to improve mental health treatment.


Ilana Freeman, MS

Ilana provides statistical design and analysis on the DAETA team. She has a master’s degree in Biostatistics and an undergraduate degree in Advanced Mathematics. Her research interests lie in analyzing population-level public health data with a passion for child psychology and mental health. She hopes both her statistical insight and personal experiences from her own childhood will help improve current mental health treatment.

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