Jeff R Driskell

Jeff R Driskell

Professional Details

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: AB-011
Phone: 978-542-7453
Email: jeff.driskell@salemstate.edu
Resume: Jeff R Driskell [DOC 55KB]

Spring Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
2509 S1 SWK707 Research for Social Work Practice
2545 S3 SWK856 Conducting Social Work Research
2551 S1 SWK866 Assessment of Psychosocial Pathology

Professional Interests

Teaching: Social Work Practice, Research Methods, Research Lab, Field Practice, Assessment in Psychosocial Pathology, Prevention: Effective Models in Social Work Practice 

Research: Focus on LGBT populations and Community Based Participatory Research. Mental Health, Health, Prevention, Program Development and Implementation.

Selected Publications

Driskell, J. D., Salomon, L., Mayer, K. H., Capistrant, B., & Safren, S. A. (2008). Barriers and facilitators of HIV disclosure among sexually risky HIV-infected men who have sex with men. Journal of HIV/AIDS and Social Services, 135-156.

Driskell, J. D., O'Cleirigh, C., Covahey, C., Ripton, J., Mayer, K. H, Perry, D., Salomon, L., & Safren, S. A. (2010). Building Program Acceptability: Perceptions of Gay and Bisexual Men to Peer or Prevention Case Manager Relationships in Secondary HIV Prevention Counseling. The Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services.

Safren, S.A., O'Cleirigh, C., Skeer, M., Driskell, J. D., Gosher, B.M., Covahey, C., & Mayer, K. H (2010). Demonstration and evaluation of a peer-delivered individually tailored HIV prevention intervention among HIV-infected MSM in care. AIDS and Behavior.

Driskell, J.D. (in review). Prevention: Effective models in HIV prevention for MSM. In D. Rowan, Caring for people living with HIV/AIDS: A case-based guide for social workers. Chicago, IL: Lyceum.

Espinoza, S.Y., & Driskell, J.D. (2011). Review of the book, My nerves are bad: Puerto Rican women managing mental illness and HIV risk, by Loue, S. Journal of HIV/AIDS and Social Services, 10 (4), 1-5.

Van Wagenen, A., Driskell, J.D., and Bradford, J. (in preparation). "I'm still raring to go". Successful Again Among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Older Adults. Journal of Aging Studies.

Selected Presentations

Driskell, J.D. and Krinsky, L. (2012, May). LGBT Older Adults 101. Presented at LGBT Elders in a Changing World. Salem, MA

Driskell, J.D. and Sass, S. (2012, May). LGBT Related Research: Successful Aging Among LGBT Elders. Presented at LGBT Elders in a Changing World. Salem, MA

Driskell, J.D. (2011, May). The Smith Family Documentary/discussion. Presented at the National Social Work Conference on HIV/AIDS. Atlanta, GA.

Driskell, J.D. (2010, October). Lessons learned: Converting a face-to-face course into a hybrid model. Presented at the Council on Social Work Education. Portland, OR.

Driskell, J.D. (2010, May). Building Program Acceptability: Perceptions of Gay and Bisexual Men to Peer or Prevention Case Manager Relationships in Secondary HIV Prevention Counseling. Presented at the National Social Work Conference on HIV/AIDS. Denver, CO.

Driskell, J.D. (2009, October). Building Program Acceptability: Perceptions of Gay and Bisexual Men to Peer or Prevention Case Manager Relationships in Secondary HIV Prevention Counseling. Presented at the Council on Social Work Education, San Antonio, TX.