Associate Professor of Social Work; Scholarly Affiliate, Washington State Juvenile Rehabilitation Administration
Ph.D., Washington (Seattle)
Focus: Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) with adults and youth in forensic and criminal justice settings; teaching and training empirically-based treatment models for complex disorders
Research: Assessment and treatment of self-harm and suicidal behavior in justice-involved residential settings; research ethics and participation with incarcerated youth
Dr. André Ivanoff has over 25 years of clinical and research experience in mental health, criminal justice and forensic settings. These include Seattle Emergency Housing Service, the Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic of the University of Washington Medical Center, the New York City Police Department and over two dozen adult and juvenile forensic/correctional settings in the United States and internationally. She presents widely at conferences, the most recent include Public Responsibility in Research & Medicine, the Association for Cognitive and Behavior Therapies, and the CMHS National GAINS Center conference.