Jennifer Lewis

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Dept. of Adult Mental Health and Wellness

Health and public policy expert, focusing on counselling for HIV positive individuals.

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Jennifer Lewis
Email:  lewi573@usc.edu
Phone:  +1 213.8211334
Rank:  Clinical Teaching
Department:  Adult Mental Health and Wellness
Assignment:  Ground

Jennifer Lewis

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Dept. of Adult Mental Health and Wellness

Health and public policy expert, focusing on counselling for HIV positive individuals.

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Biography

Jennifer Lewis joined the Mental Health Concentration in 2012. Previously, she was an adjunct professor at New York University and Arizona State University. Before entering academia, Lewis was a program supervisor at University of California, San Diego, Health System Department of Pediatrics Infectious Disease and program director at Southwest Center for HIV and AIDS, where she oversaw programming for HIV-positive men, women and youth. She also worked for the O’Connor House with Justice Sandra Day O’Connor on the Avon Program for Women and Justice. She is the owner of Mosaic Psychotherapy, LLC, a psychotherapy practice that provides consulting and counseling services to individuals and families. Lewis is currently overseeing a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services grant for HIV-positive mothers who are abusing substances so as to prevent the abuse, neglect and abandonment of children.

Education

New York University

PhD 2008

Boston University

MSW 1997

Boston University

BA 1994

Area of Expertise

  • Psychotherapy
  • Mental Health
  • Adults and Healthy Aging

Industry Experience

  • Writing and Editing
  • Health Care - Services
  • Health Care - Facilities
  • Health and Wellness
  • Public Policy
  • Research
  • Program Development
  • Mental Health Care
  • Health Care - Providers
  • Education/Learning

Research Interest

  • Children & Families
  • Mental Health