The Student Capstones, Theses, & Dissertations Collection compiles the student work listed in our Department student collections.

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Capstone Papers from 2020

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The Implementation of Spirituality in School Counseling, Molly Attoe

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Transformation Leadership and Youth Development Soccer Coaches: Behaviors that Enhance Coaching Performance, Diego Barros dos Santos

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Multi-Tiered Systems of Support Attendance Interventions for Schools, Bailey Biggerstaff

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Examining Sense of Belonging and Academic Success for Undergraduate Chinese Students, Kurt Bolstad

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Hospital to Home: Fall Prevention Interventions for the Discharging Patient, Joy Bridewell

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Improving Nurse Knowledge and Comfort in Advance Care Planning, Hajrudina Brkic and Marisia Young

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Managing Nursing Incivility: An Integrative Literature Review, Tina Carlson

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A Phenomenological Approach on Communication Experiences between Strength and Conditioning Coaches and Head Sport Coaches, Benjamin Charles

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Fear of Recurrence in Ovarian Cancer Survivors and Their Spouses, Brandon R. Crouley and Jennifer L. Skaden

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An Innovative Approach for Type 2 Diabetes Education, Rachel Domagala

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Impact of Homeless Youth: How Does it Affect School Development?, Rena Dornfeld

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Counseling Adolescents with Chronic Physical Chronic Conditions, Holly Dwyer

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Autonomy and the Patient’s Perspective on Physician-Assisted Suicide, Anna Dykhuis

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Managing Change to Impact Training and Affect the Experience of Physicians Using Speech Recognition Technology, Tom Endrizzi and Rick Fricker

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Influences of Coach Leadership Related to Nutrition on Collegiate Student Athletes Dietary Choices, Maria Fruechte

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Professional Development for the 21st Century Teacher: Supporting Teachers in a 1:1 9-12 Classroom, Steven Gilbertson

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Leadership Strategies: Developing Millennial Entrepreneurs for Start-up Micro-gyms, Esdeina Gonzalez

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Effectiveness of Order Sets in the Management of Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemia, Steven Gort

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Adolescent Substance Use Identification and Early Interventions: A Guide for School Counseling Professionals, Olivia Gullickson

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PPE Compliance and Knowledge Among Healthcare Staff, Beatrice Hagert and Nicole Krummel

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Nonprofit Women Rising in Leadership: Strategies for Identifying Barriers, Ellen Hegge

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Lean Leadership in Research, Dania Helgeson

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It Takes A Village: Engaging Families to Support Student Transitioning Into A New School, Michael R. Hutchins

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The Effects of Bibliotherapy on Students Experiencing Grief, Loss, and Trauma, Laura Jensen

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Stress and Burnout in Nurse Leaders, Laura E. Johnson, Kiersten J. Nichols, and Jayme A. Sakhitab

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The Modernization of Sales Training for Generation Z Students, Samuel Kanthak

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History of the Iowa High School Speech Association Research Project, Amanda Knox

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Implementation of the Lasater Clinical Judgment Rubric as a Progress Review Tool, Lydia Lazzara

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Implementation of a Palliative Care Program in Rural Minnesota, Barbara Lenarz

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An Integrative Review of Early Ambulation's Effects on Vascular Complications Four Hours Post-Femorial PCI, Mackenzie Lucca

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Developing Mentoring Relationships Among Collegiate Coaches Using Developmental Leadership Strategies, Lawren McKinney

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Childhood Trauma and Attachment, Marcia Mihalovic

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The Internet and LGBTQ+ Identity Formation in Adolescents and Young Adults, Margaret Morris

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Racial Inequity and the Achievement Gap, Ari Mwatela

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Mindfulness Awareness and Leadership Self-Efficacy in Current and Potential Leaders, Kitra J. Nelson

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Interpersonal Relationships and Attachment Style Among Substance - Dependent Individuals, Ashlee Newhart

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Virtual Recruitment Resource Guide, Elizabeth Niehaus

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Advancing Higher Education: Strategic Leadership for Chief Advancement Officers, Matthew Ohs

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What are the Perspectives of School District Staff on the Barriers & Benefits of Implementing the Second Step Curriculum within a School District?, Debra A. Olson

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Current Sex Offender Laws: Are They Doing More Harm Than Good?, Gail Onderak

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Developing a Total Knee Care Pathway to Reduce Hospital Length of Stay While Maintaining Quality of Care, Katie Pace

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Cardiac Resuscitation Training: An Integrative Literature Review, Dominick Pahl

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A Case for Delirium Risk Prediction Models to Aid in Triaging Resources to those Most at Risk an Integrative Literature Review, Tammy Perttula

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High School Athletic Administration’s Policies and Rights to Sanction Student-Athlete’s Social Media Use, Eric S. Peterson

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Shifting Parents from Respondents to Partners: New Paths to School Involvement, Andrew S. Pierskalla

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Preferred Leadership Styles of Coaches: Collegiate Athletes’ Perception of Quality Coaches, Paul Preston

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Simulation in Nursing Education: A Literature Review on Debriefing, Rebecca Rausch

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Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening in Adults: An Integrative Review, Julie Sanger

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Leadership Change for Athletic Academic Advisors Serving Student-Athletes with Self-Reported Mental Health Issues, Tyler Schoh

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A Systematic Search and Review on the Efficacy, Safety, and Cost-Effectiveness of Utilizing Lactobacillus Probiotics in Concurrence with Prescribing Antibiotics to Reduce Clostridium difficile Infection Rates in Hospitalized Patients, Laura Sheehan

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Nursing Practice and the Prevention of Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections, Laura Sherburne

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The History, Prevalence, and Implications of Burnout in Medical Residents, Zoey Smith

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Benefits of Palliative Care in the Intensive Care Unit, Stephen Swenson and Stephen M. Swenson

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Impact, Prevalence of Cognitive Overload and Athlete Burnout: Division II Athletics, Luke Teague

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Elective Course Choice as a Factor in K12 Graduation Rates, Matthew Wagner

Sustainable Journalism Education: A Curriculum Review and Revision of the Winona State Journalism Program, Doug Westerman

Capstone Papers from 2019

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Parental Incarceration: The Childs Rights and Needs, Adam T. Bahr

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School Counselor Self-Care Practices as Mitigating Factors Regarding Professional Burnout, Kelsie Brand

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Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health: Relationship-based Interventions for At-risk Families, Britney Brennan

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Counseling Interventions for Native American Adolescents, Kathryn Burger

Approaches to Enchancing Family Satisifaction with Care of Persons Hospitalized in Intensive Care Receiving End-of-Life Care: An Integrative Review, Chelsea J. Dahl and Elizabeth M. Turba

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Building Resilience Through Strengths-Based Learning During Graduate Study Abroad: An Exploratory Study, Chelsea K. Dresen, Matthew L. Wilmes, Karen R. Sullivan, and Theresa A. Waterbury

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Assessment and Evaluation of Anti-Racist, Feminist Training in Counselor, Kyle E. Dufek

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Adolescents Amount of Sleep in Relation to Emotional and Behavioral Regulation, Stephanie Emanuel

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Developing Self-Awareness in Counseling Professionals, La Green

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Impactful Mentoring of Women Graduate Students: Guiding the Development of Leadership Behaviors, Ashley N. Greig and Barbara Holmes

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Rethinking Elementary Physical Education: Creating Time for Physical Activity, Adam B. Hanson

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Efficacy of the ABCDE Bundle in Reducing Delirium in Critically Ill Patients: An Integrative Literature Review, Leah Hanson

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School Counselor Advocacy for Transgender Youth, Autumn Hayes

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The Whole Parent: An Evaluation of Parental Interventions, Elizabeth Hellenbrand

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Where Have All the Teachers Gone? A Look at Teacher Attrition in the U.S., Kimberly Hill

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Adolescents in Alternative Education Settings, Carly Houlihan

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Business Leaders’ Strategies for Addressing Employee Turnover and Promoting Stability, ke huang

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Inclusive Classrooms, Meghan Ihrke

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Suicide, Associated Factors, and Treatment Recommendations for Youth Who Identify as LGTBQ, Natalie Jech

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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Health and Equity in the United States, Shannon Jezusko

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Utilizing a Trauma Informed Approach to Build Resiliency in Underrepresented College Students, Marie Lindloff

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Counselor Self-Disclosure: The Impact of Disclosing Mental Health Clients, Katelyn Longmire

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They Don't Know I Want to Die: Can Parents Predict Child Suicidality?, Jamie Matson

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Effects of Family Treatment Drug Court on Reunification of Families Involved with Child Protection, Carrie Meiners

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Study Abroad Strengths-Based Curriculum: Advancing Self-Reflection and Relationship-Building Leadership Skills, Elizabeth Moldenhauer, Melissa Osland, and Theresa A. Waterbury

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Effects of Discrimination on Transgender Populations, Katherine R. Moyer

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ASCA National Model Implementation and Discipline Disparities in Schools, Abigail Mundy

Implementing Whanau Ora Interventions in Postvention Response to Suicide Ideation, attempts, or Completion of Maori in Rural Communities: A Therapuetic Group Manual, Elizabeth F. Murphy

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Trauma: Integrating Play Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, Theresa Odden

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Yoga Intervention Benefits and School Setting Applications, Jessica L. H. Olson

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Domestic Deathcare: The Effect of Home Funerals on the Grieving Process, Eva Pitsch

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Counseling Children from Single Parent Households, Lauren Praska

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Considerations for Supporting Homeless Adoslescents, Megan Reyes

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The Effects of Bullying on Identity, Fortino Rodriguez Sanchez

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Supporting Success for Children from Single-Parent Homes, Casey Scheuerell

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Mindfulness-Based Practices for School Aged Children with Anxiety, Bethany Schmitt

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The Impact of Childhood Trauma on the Brain & Interventions for the School Counselor, Chelsea Scott

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The Effects of Parental Involvement on Student Achievement: Implications for Students with Absent Parents, Molly Serum

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The Importance of a Positive School Climate for LGBTQ Students: A School Counselor's Role, Amanda Sievers

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Prevalence and Treatment for Eating Disorders in Young Athletes, Tessa Solberg

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Well-Being in Correlation to Job Satisfaction in Millennials, Danielle Sommerfeldt

A Literature Review of Nurse Leaders Characteristics to Support Empowerment and Engagement, Jean J. Stavenau

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STEM and Adolescent Girls, Brittany Elizabeth Stein

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How to Promote Neuroplasticity Following Trauma, Elizabeth Thiel