Behavioral Assessment, Inc.

Beverly Hills, CA 90211

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 8
Total Value of Awards $2.55MM
First Award Date 09/27/05
Most Recent Award Date 05/01/15

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Cervantes Richard C Cervantes 8

8 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-14-071
Budget: 05/01/15 - 04/30/16

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase I study aims to begin the development of the Hispanic Family Assessment Inventory (HFAI). Recent NIH supported research of the PI has been successful in the development of new instruments to measure culturally based stress in adults and adolescents (i.e., Hispanic Stress Inventory-Adolescent Versio...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-10-050
Budget: 07/16/12 - 06/30/13

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase II study will utilize a multi-trait/multi-method research design. Our research design will include data collection tasks in 4 research sites that represent the diversity of the national Hispanic adult population: Los Angeles, Miami, El Paso, and Boston. The total research sample will consist of 2,4...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-10-050
Budget: 07/13/11 - 06/30/12

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase II study will utilize a multi-trait/multi-method research design. Our research design will include data collection tasks in 4 research sites that represent the diversity of the national Hispanic adult population: Los Angeles, Miami, El Paso, and Boston. The total research sample will consist of 2,4...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-080
Budget: 09/30/10 - 09/29/11

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): There is a dearth of research on the affects of recent and remote stressors (including pre- migration stress events) in the Hispanic population and there remains the need for the development of interventions which can address these stressors, and reduce negative risky behavior such as drug use and risky sexua...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-08-050
Budget: 09/30/09 - 09/29/10

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase I study aims to establish the basis for re-standardizing the Hispanic Stress Inventory (HSI). The HSI original version was developed nearly two decades ago. A new version will have more utility for clinicians and researchers through item update and revision of factor-derived subscales. We propose t...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-20
Budget: 09/01/08 - 08/31/10

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Hispanic adolescents are at elevated risk for mental health and related behavioral problems. Culturally specific stress is associated with the risk for these problems. The objective of the proposed research is to develop a stress assessment inventory for Hispanic adolescents. This Phase II study builds upon t...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-20
Budget: 09/10/07 - 08/31/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Hispanic adolescents are at elevated risk for mental health and related behavioral problems. Culturally specific stress is associated with the risk for these problems. The objective of the proposed research is to develop a stress assessment inventory for Hispanic adolescents. This Phase II study builds upon t...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/27/05 - 03/26/06

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long-term objective of the proposed research is to develop an innovative stress assessment tool for Hispanic adolescents. A SBIR Phase I study will determine the feasibility of a Phase II study to further validate and norm 2 commercial adolescent versions of the Hispanic Stress Inventory (H.S.I.): The imm...