Grace M. Boland

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Grace M. Boland (


Bachelor of Science, University of Akron, 2018

Master of Arts, Sam Houston State University, 2020

Professional Interests

    • Research interests include first responder mental health, multiculturalism and minority health disparities, and risk and resilience factors for PTSD
    • Thesis: Active Coping Moderates the Association between PTSD Symptom Clusters and Treatment Seeking Among Law Enforcement
    • Dissertation: The Assessment of Threats: Decision-Making Regarding Lethal Use of Force Among Law Enforcement Officers
    • Curriculum Vitae


    • Oustanding Thesis Award (2021)