Jennifer Wisdom

Private Practice

Ph.D Clinical Psychology
George Washington University

M.P.H, Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine

Dr. Wisdom is a licensed clinical psychologist and health services researcher in private practice. She recently was professor of Health Policy and Management and director of the Center for Mental Health Innovation at CUNY SPH, where she worked closely with the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to provide training and technical support for healthcare and community-based organizations on best practices, process and outcomes measurement, and data management. Dr. Wisdom has previous faculty and senior administrator positions at George Washington University in Washington DC and Columbia University in New York. Her research is on improving the organization, management, and quality of behavioral health services, with particular emphases on leadership and change management.  In her current private practice, she provides consultation to individuals and teams in medical, academic, and business settings to help them clarify goals, create strategy, take responsibility, attain goals, and create sustainable progress.

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Juma PA, Mohamed SF, Wisdom J, Kyobutungi C, Oti S. Analysis of Non-communicable disease prevention policies in five Sub-Saharan African countries: Study protocol. Arch Public Health. 2016 Jun 22;74:25.

Easter A, Pollock M, Pope LG, Wisdom JP, Smith TE. Perspectives of Treatment Providers and Clients with Serious Mental Illness Regarding Effective Therapeutic Relationships. J Behav Health Serv Res. 2016 Jul.

Hoagwood KE, Essock S, Morrissey J, Libby A, Donahue S, Druss B, Finnerty M, Frisman L, Narasimhan M, Stein BD, Wisdom J, Zerzan J. Use of Pooled State Administrative Data for Mental Health Services Research. Adm Policy Ment Health. 2016 Jan.

Gopalan G, Fuss A, Wisdom JP. Multiple Family Groups for Child Behavior Difficulties Retention Among Child Welfare-Involved Caregivers. Res Soc Work Pract. 2015 Sep;25(5):564-577.

Wisdom JP, Riley H, Myers N. Recommendations for Writing Successful Grant Proposals: An Information Synthesis. Acad Med. 2015 Dec.

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