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Harnessing Technology for Social Good Lecture Series- Topic 3: Virtual Conversation Training for Clients and Clinicians

Event Type
Lecture
Topics
behavior, health care, science and technology, social justice, social media, technology
Sponsor
School of Social Work
Location
School of Social Work 1010 W. Nevada Street Urbana IL
Date
Nov 6, 2018   12:00 - 1:00 pm  
Cost
Free
Registration
Registration
Contact
Judy Havlicek
E-Mail
jhavlice@illinois.edu
Originating Calendar
School of Social Work Event Calendar

Topic 3: Harnessing Technology for Social Good: Virtual Conversation Training for Clients and Clinicians

Matthew Smith, Associate Professor, University of Michigan, Social Work

November 6, 2018 (12-1 p.m.)
School of Social Work, Room 2015

Dr. Smith’s research interests focus on developing and evaluating technology-based interventions that can be delivered in high schools and community mental health centers to improve community-based outcomes for transition-age youth with educational disabilities and adults with severe mental illness and/or other disabilities. He is also interested in developing and evaluating technology-based tools to enhance the clinical education of social work students. Lastly, he is interested in studying the social neuroscience and community-based functioning of individuals with schizophrenia.

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