Faculty & Staff
Stephanie Hartwell, PhD
Interim Dean, College of Public and Community Service, and Professor of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Areas of Expertise
Drugs and Society, Mental Health, Criminality, Applied Sociology, Environmental Justice and Disasters
PhD, Yale University
Professional Publications & Contributions
Hartwell, Stephanie W., William Fisher, Xiaogang Deng, Debra Pinals, and Julianne Siegfriedt. 2016. “Intensity of Offending Following State Prison Release Among Persons Treated for Mental Health Problems While Incarcerated.” Psychiatric Services. Vol. 67 (#11): 49-54.
Stainbrook, Kristen, Stephanie W. Hartwell and Amy James. 2016. “Female Veterans in Jail Diversion Programs: Differences From and Similarities to their Male Peers.” Psychiatric Services. Volume 67(1): 133-136.
Hartwell, Stephanie W., Amy James, Jie Chen, Debra A. Pinals, Martha C. Marin, and David Smelson. 2014. “Trauma Among Justice Involved Veterans.” Professional Psychology, Research and Practice. Volume 45 (6): 425-432.
Fisher, William, Stephanie W. Hartwell, Xiaogang Deng, Carl Fulwiler, Debra A Pinals, Kristen Roy-Bujnowski. 2014. Recidivism among Released State Prison Inmates Who Received Mental Health Treatment While Incarcerated. Crime and Delinquency. Volume 60 (6): 811-832.
Hartwell, Stephanie W., Xiaogang Deng, William Fisher, Julianne Siegfriedt, Kristen Roy-Bujnowski, Craig Johnson, and Carl Fulwiler. 2013. “Predictors of Accessing Substance Abuse Services Among Individuals with Mental Disorders Released from Correctional Custody,” Journal of Dual Diagnosis. Volume 9(1): 11-22.
Hartwell, Stephanie W., Xiaogang Deng, William Fisher, Carl Fulwiler, Usha Sambamoorthi, Craig Johnson, Debra Pinals, Lisa Sampson, and Julianne Siegfriedt. 2012. “Harmonizing Databases? Using a Quasi-Experimental Design to Evaluate a Public Mental Health Re-entry Program.” Evaluation and Program Planning. Volume 35(1): 461-472.
Hartwell, Stephanie, Robert McMackin, Robert Tansi, and Nozomi Bartlett. 2010. “I Grew Up Too Fast For My Age: Post Discharge Issues and Experiences of Male Juvenile Offenders.” Journal of Offender Rehabilitation. Vol. 49:495-515.
Hartwell, Stephanie and Laura Watts. 2010. “The Clubhouse Family Legal Support Project: A Framework for Replication and Development.” International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation. Vol 15(1) 17-22.
Hartwell, Stephanie W., William H. Fisher, and Maryann Davis. 2010. “Emerging Adults with Psychiatric Disabilities Involved with the Criminal Justice System.” International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. Vol. 54(5):756-768.
Hartwell, Stephanie W. 2010. “Ex-inmates with Psychiatric Disabilities Returning to the Community from Correctional Custody: The Forensic Transition Team Approach After a Decade.” New Approaches to Social Problems Treatment. Research in Social Problems and Public Policy Series, Vol.17, pp.263-283. Cambridge, MA: Emerald Press.
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Currently conducting research on the community re-entry of ex-inmates with psychiatric disabilities, jail diversion of veterans with trauma histories, community engagement after homicide, and juvenile delinquents leaving detention and residential treatment.
Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry, UMass Medical School.