Linda Frisman, Ph.D.

Linda Frisman, Ph.D., is a Research Professor in the School of Social Work. She is a behavioral health services researcher, focusing on areas of immediate concern to policy and practice. Her specialty is in the area of cost-effectiveness studies.


Ph.D. – Brandeis University, Florence Heller School, Social Policy, 1986
M.A. – University of New Haven , Community Psychology, 1980
B.A. – University of Connecticut, Psychology, 1972

Research Interests

Mental Health, Substance Abuse & Co-occurring Disorders
Criminal Justice Involvement of Persons with Mental Health & Substance Use
Homelessness and Supportive Housing

Curriculum Vitae

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Phone: (860) 418-6788