Hosted by Department of Psychiatry
Title: "Enhancing IPS Supported Employment for Adults with SMI: Virtual Reality Job Interview Training."
Disclosures: The speaker's conflicts have been mitigated.
Host: Stephan F. Taylor, M.D.
Matthew Smith, Ph.D., M.S.W., M.P.E., L.C.S.W.
Associate Professor of Social Work
Dr. Matthew J. Smith received his PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and completed post-doctoral fellowships in psychiatric epidemiology and biostatistics at Washington University in St. Louis and in translational neuroscience at Northwestern University. Dr. Smith also completed a fellowship on leading randomized controlled trials to evaluate behavioral interventions through the Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. His primary research interests focus on developing and evaluating technology-based interventions that can be delivered in high schools, community mental health agencies and prisons to improve employment and mental health outcomes for transition-age youth with educational disabilities, adults with severe mental illness and/or other disabilities, and returning citizens.
Dr. Smith is currently the principal investigator on five projects funded by the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Institute of Justice, the Kessler Foundation and the Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research. See research link below for more information on these projects.
Dr. Smith's research team includes full-time staff, postdocs and graduate students. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org about opportunities to join the research team.
Autism; Schizophrenia; Technology-based Interventions and Trainings; Social Neuroscience