Education

  • MD, Wayne State University Medical School 
  • Child Psychiatry Fellowship, Yale Child Study Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Child Trauma
  • Impact of Adversity, Violence, Poverty, and Racism on Individuals, Communities, and Organizations
  • Innovative Teaching and Training Approaches in Child Trauma
  • Individual and Community Resilience
  • Field Effectiveness Studies of Innovative Service Programs

Courses Include

  • Core Concepts in Trama Treatment for Childred and Adolesents
  • Integrated Trauma Treatment Field Practice
  • Professional Seminar

Reccent Scholarship

Current Research

  • National Center for Social Work Trauma Education and Workforce Development
    Preparing the next generation of trauma-informed social workers from schools of social work across the nation by use of a state of the art Core Curriculum on Child Trauma, new interactive ways of learning and actual preparation to use evidence based child trauma treatment with supervision provided by field instructors proficient in the same method.

  • Bridges Youth Empowerment Program
    Trauma informed program addresses multiple health risks in youth transitioning from middle school to high school
    Community Partner: Union Settlement Association

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Robert Abramovitz

Robert Abramovitz, MD

 

Distinguised Lecturer


Co-director National Center for Social Work Trauma Education and Workforce Development

Phone: 212.396.7541

r.abramovitz@gmail.com

Room: 441