Aaron Johnson

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Qualitative research design/methodology and public mental health


University of Texas at Dallas, The University of Edinburgh



Aaron Johnson has worked at the intersection of design and social research for the purpose of building better experiences. Since 2016, in collaboration with academic and private entities, he has worked on research projects that aimed to unearth insights from different groups, online communities, and the public. These insights have then been used to create evidence-backed interventions within local communities and on a national level. As a factchecker for Verywell Family, he ensures that all statements are backed by up-to-date and high quality research so that people can make the most informed decisions in regard to the wellbeing of their families.


Aaron received a Master of Science in Social Anthropology from The University of Edinburgh and a Bachelor's of Science in Healthcare Studies from The University of Texas at Dallas.

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