Drs. Rosalee G. and Raymond A. Weiss support research on sleep and bipolar disorder

Grant recipient studies the sleep and rest activity rhythms of individuals with bipolar II depression.

Rosalee G. Weiss, PhD, and Raymond A. Weiss, PhD, have been supporters of APF for close to two decades. They are investing in young psychologists to make sure psychology is at the forefront of building a better future.

In 2013, Jessica Levenson, PhD, received the $2,500 Drs. Rosalee G. and Raymond A. Weiss Research and Program Innovation Grant to study the sleep and rest activity rhythms of individuals with bipolar II depression. Levenson’s study has the potential to pave the way for future work on developing treatment strategies to improve mood, physical health and functional outcomes by modifying and decreasing sleep disturbances.