Consensus Panel

Publication Details

Chair

  • Norma B. Finkelstein, Ph.D., M.S.W.
  • Executive Director
  • Institute for Health & Recovery
  • Cambridge, Massachusetts

Co-Chair

  • Juana Mora, Ph.D.
  • Professor
  • Northridge Chicano/a Studies Department
  • California State University, Northridge
  • Northridge, California

Workgroup Leaders

  • Karen Allen, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN
  • Professor/Chair
  • Department of Nursing
  • Andrews University
  • Berrien Springs, Michigan
  • Hortensia Amaro, Ph.D.
  • Distinguished Professor
  • Center on Health and Social Science Research Director
  • Institute on Urban Health Research
  • Northeastern University
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Stephanie S. Covington, Ph.D., LCSW
  • Co-Director
  • Center for Gender and Justice
  • Institute for Relational Development
  • La Jolla, California
  • Francine Feinberg, Psy.D., CISCW
  • Executive Director
  • Meta House
  • Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin
  • Beth Glover Reed, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor
  • Social Work and Women’s Studies
  • School of Social Work
  • University of Michigan
  • Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Brenda L. Underhill, M.S., CAC
  • President
  • Underhill and Associates
  • El Cerrito, California

Panelists

  • Belinda Biscoe, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Vice President for Public and Community Services
  • Director, Region VII Comprehensive Assistance Center
  • Director, Education, Training, Evaluation, Assessment and Measurement Department (E-TEAM)
  • University of Oklahoma
  • Norman, Oklahoma
  • Vivian B. Brown, Ph.D.
  • Founder, Board Member Emeritus
  • PROTOTYPES
  • Culver City, California
  • Margaret A. Cramer, Ph.D.
  • Clinical Psychologist/Instructor
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Gloria Grijalva-Gonzales
  • Certified Sr. Substance Abuse Case Manager/ Counselor
  • Allies Project
  • San Joaquin County
  • Stockton, California
  • Tonda L. Hughes, Ph.D., R.N.
  • Professor
  • Department of Health Systems Science
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Marty A. Jessup, Ph.D., R.N., M.S.
  • Associate Adjunct Professor
  • Department of Family Health Care Nursing
  • Institute for Health and Aging
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • San Francisco, California
  • Karol A. Kaltenbach, Ph.D.
  • Professor of Pediatrics–Psychiatry and
  • Human Behavior
  • Thomas Jefferson University
  • Jefferson Medical College
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Robin A. LaDue, Ph.D.
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Department of Psychiatry and
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • University of Washington
  • Renton, Washington
  • LaVerne R. Saunders, B.S.N., R.N., M.S.
  • Founder/Partner
  • Dorrington & Saunders and Associates
  • Framingham, Massachusetts
  • Starleen Scott-Robbins, M.S.W., LCSW
  • Women’s Treatment Coordinator
  • Best Practice Consultant
  • Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services
  • Division of Mental Health
  • North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Sally J. Stevens, Ph.D.
  • Executive Director
  • Southwest Institute for Research on Women
  • University of Arizona
  • Tucson, Arizona
  • Sharon Wilsnack, Ph.D.
  • Professor
  • Department of Clinical Neuroscience
  • Medical School for the Public
  • School of Medicine & Health Sciences
  • University of North Dakota
  • Grand Forks, North Dakota
  • Rita Zimmer, M.P.H.
  • Founder
  • Women in Need, Inc.
  • New York, New York