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Sonja Feist-Price, Ph.D.

Office: 136 Taylor Education Building

 

SELECTED RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

International:
Zimmerman, R. (PI), Feist-Price, S.   (Co-PI).   Sexual risk taking, alcohol, and HIV prevention in South Africa. (September 2002 - August 2007).   Submitted to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.   Funding Received - $1.25 million.
Feist-Price, S.   (PI), Zimmerman, R. (Co-PI).   Sexual risk taking, alcohol, and HIV prevention in South Africa. (September 2001 - November 2002).   Submitted to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.   Funding Received - $126,000.
Zimmerman, R. (PI), Feist-Price, S. (Co-PI). Risk-taking, HIV prevention and peer intervention in Ethiopia. (September 2001 - August 2002). Submitted to National Institute on Mental Health.   Funding Received - $126.000.

National:
Feist-Price, S. (PI). (June 2002 - July 2005). Understanding Social-Contextual Issues Associated with African American Men who have Sex with Men. ).   Submitted to the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies.   Funding Received - $85,000.
Zimmerman, R. (PI), Feist-Price, S. (Co-PI) , & Donohew, R. L (Co-PI).   Sexual risk taking, alcohol, and HIV prevention in youth. (September 1999 - August 2004).   Submitted to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.   Funding Received - $2.3 million.
Feist-Price, S. (PI) , Donohew, L. (Co-PI), & Zimmerman, R. (Co-PI). (Supplement for Minority Investigator).   Sexual risk taking, alcohol, and HIV prevention in youth: The impact of teacher effectiveness and school/environmental effects. (January 1996 - August 1998).   Submitted to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.   Funding Received - $189,789.
Zimmerman, R. (PI) & Feist-Price, S. (Co-I).   Accessing and Improving Impact of HIV Preventive Interventions on Minority Adolescents . (September 1999 - August 2000).   Submitted to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.   Funding Received - $49,971.

State and Local:
Feist-Price, S. (PI). Understanding the psychosocial issues of African American men who live dual sex lives from their male sex partners (October 2001 - September 2002). Submitted to the University of Kentucky Research Committee Grant Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Studies Faculty Development Award.   Funding Received - $5,000.
Feist-Price, S. (PI). Conducting a pilot, theory-based, peer-education HIV prevention study for female inmates (July 2001 - July 2002) . Submitted to the University of Kentucky Research Committee Grant Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Studies Faculty Development Award.   Funding Received - $5,000.
Zimmerman, R. (PI) & Feist-Price, S. (Co-PI). HIV Prevention Evaluation . (July 1999 - June 2000). Submitted to Kentucky Department of Public Health. Funding Received - $60,000.
Feist-Price, S. (PI). AIDS research and grant development (June - July 1996).   Submitted to the University of Kentucky Office of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies, Summer Faculty Research Fellowship Award.   Funding Received - $4,000.
Feist-Price, S. (PI). Access to emergency health and safety resources among African American farmers   (August 1993 - August 1995).   Submitted to the University of Kentucky Southeast Center for Agricultural Health and Injury Prevention Seed Grant Award.   Funding Received - $5,000.
Feist-Price, S. (PI). Successful rehabilitation and premature termination of vocational rehabilitation services:   A comparative analysis among African Americans and White Kentuckians with disabilities (August 1992 - August 1993).   Submitted to the University of Kentucky Research Committee Grant Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Studies Faculty Development Award.   Funding Received - $5,000.
Feist-Price, S. (PI). Knowledge and perception of special education coordinators regarding Kentucky Department of Vocation Rehabilitation as a referral source (August 1992).   Submitted to the University of Kentucky, College of Education Faculty Development Award.   Funding Received - $500.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Feist, S. (1991). Ethical and legal rights of persons with AIDS: Confidentiality Issues. Rehabilitation Education, 4 (3), 225-232.

Feist-Price, S. & Ford-Harris, D. (1994). Rehabilitation counseling: Issues specific to providing services to African American clients. Journal of Rehabilitation, 60 (4). (PDF 1.70 MB)

Feist-Price, S. (1994).   Cross-gender mentoring relationships:   Critical issues. Journal of Rehabilitation, 60 (2), 13-17. (PDF 352 KB)

Feist-Price, S.(1994).   Issues involving cross-ethnic mentoring relationships.   Journal of Rehabilitation Administration, 18 (1), 26-32.

Feist-Price, S.(1995).   African Americans with disabilities in vocational rehabilitation services:   One state's review.   Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, 39 , 119-129. (PDF 51 KB)

Feist-Price, S. Cyrus, K., & Harley, D. (1995).   Department of vocational rehabilitation as a referral source for school-to-work transition planning:   One state's review.   Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling, 26 (2), 23-28.

Feist-Price, S. , Harley, D., & Alston, R. (1996).   A cross-cultural perspective for vocational evaluation and assessment.   Vocational Evaluation and Work Adjustment Bulletin, 29 (2), 48-54.

Alston, R., Bell, T., & Feist-Price, S. (1996).   Racial identity and African Americans with Disabilities:   Theoretical and practical considerations.   The Journal of Rehabilitation, 62 (2), 11-15. (PDF 563 KB)

Harley, D., Feist-Price, S. , & Alston, R. (1996).   Cultural diversity and ethics:   Expanding the definition to be inclusive.   Rehabilitation Education, 10(2&3), 201- 210.

Feist-Price, S.& Harley, D. (1996).   Career counseling strategies for African Americans with disabilities.   Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling, 27 (2), 23-29.

Ford, D. Y., Feist-Price, S. , Jones, D. L., Wright, L. B., Strutchens, M., Stephens, J. E., & Harris III, J. J. (1996).   Family diversity:   Perceptions of university students relative to gender and college major.   Urban Education, 31 (1), 91-107.

Harley, D., Feist-Price, S. , & Alston, R.   (1996).   Cultural diversity:   A content analysis of the rehabilitation literature.   Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling, 27 (2), 59-62.

Feist-Price, S. (1997).   A biopsychosocial approach to HIV and AIDS: Implications for instruction. Rehabilitation Education, 11 , 39-53.

Harley, D., Feist-Price, S. Buie, J. D., & Rice, B. ( 1997).   AIDS:   Basic facts for rehabilitation professionals.   Rehabilitation Education, 11 (1&2), 5-17.

Moore, C. & Feist-Price, S. (1999).   Societal attitudes and the civil rights of persons with disabilities.   Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling, 30 (2), 19-24 .

Mpofu, E., Crystal, R. & Feist-Sonja, S. (2000). Tokenism among rehabilitation clients: Implication for rehabilitation education. Rehabilitation Education, 14(3), 243-254.

Feist-Price, S. (2001). African American faculty mentoring relationships at predominately White institutions. Rehabilitation Education, 15(1) , 47-53.

Bishop, M., & Feist-Price , S. (2001). Quality of life in rehabilitation counseling: Making the philosophical practical. Rehabilitation Education, 15 (3), 201-212.

Mpofu, E. & Feist-Price, S., Matambo, A. (2001). Application of Bell's transcription convention to studying disability experience: A case study. Zimbabwe Journal of Educational Research, 13 (1), 1-21.

Khanna, N., & Feist-Price, S. (2002). Assistive technology for children with HIV and AIDS. Journal of Special Education Technology, 17 (4), 1-9 .

Ebreo, A., Feist-Price, S., Siewe, U. & Zimmerman, R. (2002). Effects of peer education on the peer educators in a school-based HIV prevention program:   Where should peer education research go from here?   Health Education and Behavior, 29 (4), 411-423. (PDF 68 KB)

Feist-Price, S., Khanna, N.,   Mpofu, E. & Brown Wright, L. (2002). The use of telemedicine in correctional facilities. Academic Exchange Quarterly, 6 (3), 16-24.

Bishop, M., & Feist-Price , S. (2002). Quality of life assessment in the rehabilitation counseling relationship: Strategies and measures. Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling, 33 (1), 35-46.

Feist-Price, S., Mpofu, E., Zimmerman, R., & Cupp, P. (2002).   Theory-based school HIV prevention in Zimbabwe: A prospective study. Zimbabwe Journal of Educational Research, 224-229.

Khanna, N. & Feist-Price, S. (2002). The use of telerehabilitation in assistive technology. Academic Exchange Quarterly, 6 (3), 31-41.

Mpofu, E. & Feist-Price, S. (2002). Use of literature in teaching psychopathology: Some strategies for health educators. Academic Exchange Quarterly, 6 (3) , 49-55.

Moore, C. L., Feist-Price, S. , & Alston, R. (2002).   Vocational rehabilitation services for persons with severe/profound mental retardation: Does race matter?   Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, 45 (3), 162-167.

Moore, C. L., Feist-Price, S. , & Alston, R. (2002).   Competitive employment and mental retardation: Interplay among gender, race, secondary psychiatric disability and rehabilitation services. Journal of Rehabilitation, 68 (1), 14-19. (PDF 714 KB)

Feist-Price, S., Logan, TK, Leukefeld, C., Moore, C. & Ebreo, A.   (2003). Targeting HIV prevention on African American crack abusers. Journal of Drug Use and Misuse, 38 (9) .

Feist-Price, S., & Khanna, N. (2003). Employment inequalities among women with disabilities. Off Our Backs, 33 (1/2), 10-12. (PDF 488 KB)

Khanna, N., & Feist-Price, S. (2003). Caring and coping with children infected with HIV: An extensive review of the literature. Academic Exchange Quarterly, 7 (1), 237-247 .

Feist-Price, S. , & Brown Wright, L.B. (2003). Mental health issues among women with HIV and AIDS. Women & Therapy, 26 (1/2), 27-38. (PDF 105 KB)

Khanna, N., & Feist-Price, S. (2003). HIV and developmental disabilities among children. Academic Exchange Quarterly, 7 (2) , 421-437.

Feist-Price, S., & Khanna, N. (2003) School-to-work transition planning for school-aged children with HIV. Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling, 34 (2), 10-16.