Patricia Joyce, DSW

Patricia Joyce is an associate professor at Adelphi University School of Social Work. She received her B.A. from St. John’s College, in Annapolis, Maryland, her M.S.W. from Hunter College, and her D.S.W. from the CUNY Graduate Center. She has published and presented nationally and internationally; her research focuses on trauma, culture, and mental health; and she has worked in a child abuse treatment program and inpatient psychiatric units with children, adolescents, and their families. In addition to her scholarly work, she has consulted to social service and mental health agencies in the New York area.