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Leonard Jason

  • ljason@depaul.edu
  • Director of Center for Community Research; Professor, Clinical Psychology, Community Psychology
  • ​​​PhD​​​       ​​
  • Psychology
  • (773) 325-2018
​​​Website:​​ http://condor.depaul.edu/ljason/

Education
BA Psychology, Brandeis University, 1971
PhD Clinical/Community Psychology, University of Rochester, 1975

Major Areas of Interest
Representative Sample of Publications​​​​

Robinson, W. L., Brown, M., Beasley, C., & Jason, L.A. (2015). Prevention and promotion interventions. In M.A. Bond, C. Keys, & I. Serrano-Garcia (Eds.). Handbook of Community Psychology. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Jason, L. A., Beasley, C. R., & Hunter, B.A. (2014). Advocacy and social justice. In V. Chien & S.M. Wolfe (Ed.). Foundations of Community Psychology Practice. New York: Sage.

Jason, L.A. & Aase, D.M. (2014). Community-clinical psychology. In M.M.D. Rodriguez (Ed.). APA Handbook of Clinical Psychology. Volume 1. Clinical Psychology: Roots and Branches. Washington, DC.: American Psychological Association.

Jason, L.A., Sunnquist, M., Brown, A., Evans, M., Vernon, S.D., Furst, J., & Simonis,V. (2014). Examining case definition criteria for chronic fatigue syndrome and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis. Fatigue: Biomedicine, Health, and Behavior, 2, 40-56.

Jason, L.A. (2013). Principles of Social Change. New York: Oxford University Press.

Jason, L.A., & Glenwick, D.S. (2012). Innovative methodological approaches to community-based research: Theory and application. Washington DC: American Psychological Association.

Jason, L.A., Olson, B.D., & Foli, K. (2008). Rescued lives: The Oxford House approach to substance abuse. New York: Routledge.

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Jason, L.A., & Perdoux, M. (2004). Havens: True stories of community healing. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers.

Policy Papers

The Effects of Sequestration (Link

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Wh

ite Paper on Recovery Residences (Link)

Professional Associations

Midw

estern Psychological Association, Charter Fellow

American Psychological Association, Fellow

APA Division 27 (Society for Community Research and Action), Fellow

​Association for Psychological Science, Fellow