Xiaoling Xiang conducts community-based services research concerning the physical and mental health and service use of diverse older populations. She is particularly interested in psychosocial approaches to promoting mental health and enhancing quality of life in older adults. Her other areas of research include epidemiology of mental disorders in late life, comorbidity, quality of home and community-based services, and implementation of evidence-based interventions. Xiang's research program emphasizes strong partnerships with community organizations and interdisciplinary collaborations.
Health services research, integrated care models, late-life mental health care, depression, chronic disease, comorbidity, aging in place, health disparities, implementation research
|(734) firstname.lastname@example.org||3735 SSWB||University of Michigan|
School of Social Work
1080 S. University Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
|2015||PhD||Social Work||University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign|
|2015||MSW||Macro||University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign|
|2011||MPhil||Social Welfare||Chinese University of Hong Kong, CHINA|
|2009||BA||Social Work and Sociology||Peking University, Beijing, CHINA|
Nicklett, E., Chen, J., Xiang, X., Leah, A., Sonnega, A., Kimson, J., Cheng, J., & Assari, S. (in press). Associations between diagnosis with type 2 diabetes and changes in physical activity behaviors of middle-aged and older adults in the United States. Innovations in Aging.
An, R., Qiu, Y., Xiang, X., Ji, M., & Guan, C. (in press). Impact of hurricane Katrina on mental health among U.S. adults. American Journal of Health Behavior.
Kang S., & Xiang, X. (in press). The influence of cognitive impairment on health behaviors among older adults. American Journal of Health Behavior.
Xiang, X., Sun, Y., Smith, S., Lai, P., & Himle. J. (2020). Internet-based cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression: A feasibility study for homecare older adults. Research on Social Work Practice.
Xiang, X., Randall, O., Langi, F., Yamaki, K., Mitchell, D., Heller, T., Karmarkar, A., French, D., & Jordan, N. (2019). Impacts of an integrated Medicaid managed care program for adults with behavioral health conditions: The experience of Illinois. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 46(1), 44-53.
Frank, C., Xiang, X., Stagg, B., & Ehrlich, J. (2019). Longitudinal associations of self-reported vision impairment with symptoms of anxiety and depression among older adults in the United States. JAMA Ophthalmology, 137(7), 793-800.
Xiang, X., Wu, S., Zuverink, A., Tomasino, K. N., An, R., & Himle, J. (2019). Internet-delivered cognitive behavioral therapies for late-life depressive symptoms: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Aging and Mental Health.
Xiang, X., Zuverink, A., Rosenberg, W., & Mahmoudi, E. (2019). Social work-based transitional care intervention for super utilizers of medical care: A retrospective analysis of the Bridge Model for Super Utilizers. Social Work in Health Care, 58(1), 126-141.
Xiang, X., Cheng J., Zuverink, A., & Wang, X. (2019). Perceptions and practice behaviors regarding late-life depression among private duty home care workers: A mixedmethods study. Aging and Mental Health.
Xiang, X., Freedman, V., Shah K., Hu, R., Stagg, B., & Ehrlich, J. (2019). Self-reported vision impairment and subjective wellbeing in older adults: A longitudinal mediation analysis. Journal of Gerontology: Medical Sciences.
Xiang, X., Danilovich, M., K., Tomasino, K. N. & Jordan, N. (2018). Depression prevalence and treatment among older home health services users in the United States. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 75, 151-157.
Xiang, X., Robinson-Lane S., Rosenberg, W., & Alvarez, R. (2018). Implementing and sustaining evidence-based practice in health care: The Bridge Model experience. Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 61(3), 280-294.
Larrison, C. R., Xiang, X., Gustafson, M., Lardiere, M. R., & Jordan, N. (2018). Implementation of electronic health records among community mental health agencies. The Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research, 45(1), 133-142.
Xiang, X., Leggett, A., Himle, J. A., & Kales, H. (2018). Major depression and subthreshold depression among older adults receiving home care. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 26(9), 939-949.
Brooks, J. M., Deiches, J., Xiang, X., Batsis, J., Chan, F., DiMilia, P., Chiu, C., Thompson, K., & Bartels, S. (2018). Differences in self-reported physical activity, exercise self-efficacy and outcome expectancies, and health status by body mass index groups in people with chronic pain. Journal of Rehabilitation, 84(4), 46-52.
Larrison C. R., Xiang X., Gustafson M., Lardiere M. R., & Jordan N. (2017). Implementation of electronic health records among community mental health agencies. The Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research.
Xiang, X., Lee, W., & Kang, S. (2015). Serious psychological distress as a barrier to dental care in community-dwelling adults in the United States. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 75(2), 134-141.
Xiang, X., Hernandez, R., & Larrison, C. R. (2015). Provider advice on exercise and diet among adults with comorbid serious psychological distress and diabetes or diabetes risk factors. The Diabetes Educator, 41(2), 185-193.
Lough, B. J., Xiang, X., & Kang, S. (2014). Motivations for volunteering abroad in later life. International Journal of Volunteer Administration, 30(2), 11-21.
Xiang, X. (2013). A review of interventions for substance use among homeless youth. Research on Social Work Practice, 23, 34-45.
University of Michigan
School of Social Work
1080 South University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1106