Joel Andrade, PhD, LICSW, CCHP

Dr. Joel Andrade has worked in correctional mental health since 1997 as a mental health professional, director of mental health services for the Massachusetts Department of Correction, and director of clinical operations for MHM Services, Inc. He has published on topics including psychopathy, violence risk assessment, self-injurious behavior, and designing alternatives to segregation units for correctional systems. His most recent blog references an article, "Psychopathy: Assessment, treatment, and risk management," in his book Handbook of Violence Risk Assessment and Treatment New Approaches for Mental Health Professionals, 2009, published by Springer Publishing.