Dr. Sean Joe, Dr. Sonyia Richardson featured on Science Friday

The article titled “Pandemic Unveils Growing Suicide Crisis For Communities Of Color” quoted Dr. Sean Joe and Researcher Resiliency Training Fellow Dr. Sonyia Richardson. “COVID created more transparency regarding what we already knew was happening,” said Sonyia Richardson, a licensed clinical social worker who focuses on serving people of color and an assistant professor at the […]

A Vital Element of Public Safety: Social Workers for St. Louis

On Wednesday, August 25, Dr. Sean Joe participated in a virtual discussion with St. Louis City Mayor Tishaura O. Jones, focused on her new initiative to expand the use of social workers across city government. The panel discussed Mayor Jones’ administration’s public safety framework and how investing in social workers is an integral part of […]

Dr. Joe Quoted in New York Times Article

Dr. Joe was recently mentioned in the article “Will the Pandemic Result in More Suicides? ” for his research on suicide among Black people in the United States. Below are some excerpts from the article. “As Sean Joe, who is the director of the Race and Opportunity Lab at Washington University in St. Louis and who […]