Margaret Lloyd Sieger, PhD

Assistant Professor


Margaret H. Lloyd Sieger, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor. Her professional and practice background includes clinical work with children and adolescents affected by parental addiction at the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence and as a civil litigation paralegal in Kansas City. These experiences shaped her interest in improving outcomes for families with maternal substance use disorders in the child welfare system, with particular attention to the intersecting impacts of gender, poverty, and race. Margaret’s policy- and practice-based research focuses on mothers of infants and young children and family drug treatment courts. She is currently the Principal Investigator for two federally-funded family drug treatment court evaluation grants in Oklahoma.  She is also engaged in collaborative research with faculty at the UConn SSW and the Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services.  Dr. Lloyd Sieger teaches courses in research, program evaluation, and social policy.

Research Interests

Substance Use Disorders and Child Welfare
Family Drug Treatment Courts
Intersectional Social Determinants of Health
Social Work and Public Policy

Curriculum Vitae

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Contact Information
Emailmargaret.lloydsieger@uconn.edu
Phone(959) 200-3653
Office LocationRoom 310 HSSW