S. Megan Berthold, Ph.D.


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S. Megan Berthold, Ph.D., LCSW, CTS is an Assistant Professor of Casework. Megan teaches courses in micro foundation practice and casework while providing academic and field advising to casework students. Areas of specialization include: torture, war and other traumas; posttraumatic stress reactions; mental health; refugees, asylum seekers and immigrants; cross-cultural clinical work; international social work; human rights and social justice.

Research Interests

Torture
Health and mental health outcomes in Cambodian refugees
Refugees, asylum seekers and immigrants
Political asylum
Vicarious trauma and resilience
Posttraumatic stress reactions in diverse cultural groups
Mental health

Curriculum Vitae

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Contact

Phone: (860) 570-9260
Email: megan.berthold@uconn.edu
Room: 313 SSWB