MSSW, Columbia University
PhD, University of Southern California
Schizophrenia and Vocational Identity
Evidence-based Practice Adoption by Mental Health Practitioners
Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood
Veteran’s Mental Health
First Episode Psychosis
“A Contextual Study of Daily Living Strategies in Neuro-cognitively Impaired Adults With Schizophrenia.” has been published in the November issue of Qualitative Health Research, (2006) 6 16: 1217-1235.
"Adoption of Evidence-Based Practices in Community Mental Health: A Mixed-Method Study of Practitioner Experience," co-authored with Gregory Dziadosz (Touchstone innovaré) has been published in Community Mental Health Journal, Vol. 44, No. 2, March 2008.
Gioia, D. (2009). Understanding the Ecological Validity of Neuropsychological Testing Using an Ethnographic Approach, Qualitative Health Research, 19(10), 1495-1503.
Gant, L., Benn, R., Gioia, D., & Seabury, B. (2009). Incorporating integrative health services in social work education. Journal of Social Work Education, 45(3), 407-425.