Department of Psychiatry Faculty
Sean Joe, MSW, PhD.
Phone: (734) 763-6288
- Ph.D., University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign, School of Social Work (1999)
- MSW, State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Social Welfare (1994)
- B.A., State University of New York at Stony Brook (1991)
- Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pennsylvania Center for the Study of Youth Policy, School of Social Work (1999-2001)
- Adolescent suicidal behavior
- Cognitive behavioral therapy
- Black suicide
- Cognitive behavior treatment of black suicide attempters
- Psychosocial interventions with suicidal black adolescents
- Risk and protective factors
- Genetic and neurological issues in black suicidal behavior
- Associate Professor, School of Social Work
- Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
- Director, Emerging Scholars Interdisciplinary Network
- Faculty Associate Program for Research on Black Americans
Recent or Representative Publications:
- Joe, S., Clarke, J., Ivey, A. Z., Kerr, D., King, C. A. (In Press). Impact of Familial Factors and Psychopathology on Suicidality among African American Adolescents. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment.
- Joe, S. & Marcus, S. (2003). Trends by Race and Gender in Suicide Attempts Among U. S. Adolescents, 1991-2001. Psychiatric Services, 54 (4), 454.
- Joe, S & Kaplan, M. S. (2002). Firearm-Related Suicide Among Young African-American Males. Psychiatric Services, 53 (3), 332-334.
- Joe, S & Kaplan, M. S. (2001). Suicide Among African American Men. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 31 (1), 106-121.