About Me

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CURRICULUM VITAE

John Douglas Uzzell

 

                                PathworksWorkshop, P.A. (Clinical Practice)

                                                               4144 N Armenia Ave, Ste 301
                                                               Tampa, Florida  33607 

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Education     

1963 B.A.         University of Houston (English, Spanish Minor)

1964 M.A.        University of Houston (English, Creative Writing)

1972 Ph.D.       University of Texas, Austin (Cultural Anthropology)

Post-Doctoral

  1986-1989      University of South Florida (Courses in Mental Health Counseling, 24 semester hours)

  1987-1989      Northside Centers, Inc.  (Continuing Family Therapy Seminar and Internship)

  1989-1992      University of South Florida, College of Medicine (Peer Consultation Group in Family Therapy)

  1992-1993      Hypnotherapy Training (58 hours)

  1996               Family Mediation Training (40 hours)

  2006               Training for Supervision of Mental Health Counselor Interns (16 hours)

  2009          Training in “Veterans’ Resiliency Model” (VRM 3hrs+18.5hrs) .

  2011          Training in EMDR (40 hours + 10 hours of supervision)

 

License/Certifications:

Florida , Mental Health Counselor -- MH2478

Florida, Certified Addictions Professional -- #1344

Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drugs Counselor -- #13403

Foreign Language: Spanishfluent

Employment:

2010                 Springfield College, Adjunct Faculty.

2007-2009        Dept. of Anthropology, University of South Florida , Adjunct Faculty, Honorary Instructor.

2004-2008        Honors College, University of South Florida. Adjunct Faculty.

1987-present     PathworksWorkshop, P. A., Human Services Consultation (See contracts.) and  Private Clinical Practice.  2010 Joined Tampa Psychotherapy Group.


1996-2003        Department of Child and Family Services, Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute (FMHI), University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.  Research Consultant (see below).

1991-1996        St. Joseph's Psychiatric Care Center, Tampa, Florida.  Manager of Psychiatric Ambulatory Care (Outpatient & Partial Hospitalization).  

1985-1991        Northside Centers, Inc., Tampa, Florida.  Director of Management Information and Evaluation.  1987-89 Outpatient Counselor (Intern).

1984-1985        Human Development Center of Pasco, Inc., New Port Richey, Florida.  Director of Planning and Evaluation.  Director of Adult Daycare.

1981-1982        Department of Anthropology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.  Visiting Assistant Professor.

1980-1981        Department of Anthropology, University of Texas, Dallas, Richardson, Texas.  Visiting Assistant Professor.

1979-1980        Department of Anthropology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas.  Visiting Assistant Professor.

1971-1979        Department of Anthropology, Rice University, Houston, Texas.  Assistant Professor.

1966-1967        U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.  Special Operations Officer.

1964-1966        Department of English, Tarleton State College, Stephenville, Texas.  Instructor. (English)

1960-1963        Childers Manufacturing Co., Houston, Texas.  Advertising Assistant.

1959-1960        Curtis Publishing Co., Houston, Texas.  Point-of-Sale Marketer.

1956-1958        U.S. Army.   82nd Airborne Division, Pathfinders.  E-5.

Consulting Contracts:

2003                 Healthy Start Coalition of Hillsborough County.  Assessment of Staff’s Attitudes.

2001                 Hillsborough County Center of Excellence.  Family Support Center Project.  Evaluation of program.

2000-2003        Rural Social Services Partnership.  Hillsborough County, FL.  Evaluation of program.

1996-2002        Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, U. of South Florida.  Evaluation of systems of care for children's mental health. – Santa Cruz, CA; San Mateo, CA; Alliance, OH; Southeast Kansas, Baltimore, MD, Houston, TX, Boston, MA.  Family Resource Center, St. Petersburg, FL.  Evaluation of school on-campus alternative to suspension.  African American Family Support Collaborative.  Hillsborough County, FL  Resource development..  Pinellas County School System, Safe Schools/ Healthy Students Initiative  (Qualitative Evaluation Research).

2000-2007        Intervention Project for Nurses, the Impaired Practitioners Program of Florida, facilitator, mental health group.

1999-present     Florida Lawyers Assistance, Inc.,  local facilitator, mental help group.

1995-2006        Professional Resources Network, local addictions and mental health facilitator of support groups for recovering physicians.

1993-1994        Dr. John D. Corrigan Mental Health Center, Fall River, Massachusetts.  Data systems consultation/designing and writing computer programs.

1991-1992        Children's Board of Hillsborough County, Florida.  Planning and negotiating a joint venture with the Hillsborough County School Board for a system of  preventive and remedial mental health care for school children.

1990                 State of Alabama Department of MH & MR, Div. of Substance Abuse Treatment Services.  Montgomery, AL.  2-day workshop: "Long-Term Evaluation of Treatment Outcomes."

1989, 1990        Manatee Glens, Inc.  Bradenton, FL, Design of program evaluation system.      

1989                 Operation PAR, Inc.  St. Petersburg, FL, Design of electronic data system.

1989                 Seafield Center, Inc., West Hampton Beach, NY.  Preparation for JCAHO accreditation.

1984                 Tampa Private Industry Council.  Evaluation of marketing program.

1984                 Florida Mental Health Institute.  Evaluation of early childhood development programs.

1984                 Behavioral Medicine Intervention Systems, Inc.  Market research for employee assistance programs.

1984                 Suncoast Mental Health Associates, Inc.  Marketing.

1983, 1984        Instituto Libertad y Democracia, Lima, Peru.  Research design and coordination.

1983                 Memorial Hospital of Tampa.  Market research.

1983                 U.S. Agency for International Development.  Evaluation of funded project.

1982                 U.S. Department of Agriculture (2 contracts).  Development of training materials.

1982                 Shepherd Centers of Hillsborough County.  Design of database.

1982                 College of Nursing, University of South Florida (2 contracts).  Statistical analysis.

1982                 Suncoast Gerontology Center.  Program evaluation.

1980                 Continental Personnel Co. Organizational development.

1979                 Graul Associates.  Organizational development.

1978-1979        Southwest Alternate Media Project.  Research design, documentary film.

1977, 1978         Starr Produce Co.  Organizational development.

1977                 Community Action Council of South Texas.  Design, four-county early childhood development program.

1975                 Dallas Legal Services.  Evaluation of treatment at Rusk State Mental Hospital, Rusk, Texas.

 

Personal Awards, Grants, Fellowships:

1980                 Wenner-Gren Foundation.  Research Grant.

1977                 Wenner-Gren Foundation.  Travel Grant.

1973, 1975, 1976, 1977  Rice University Faculty Research Grants.

1970-1971        National Science Foundation.  Dissertation Enrichment Grant.

1970-1971        National Defense Education Act Title VI Foreign Language Education Grant.

1969, 1970        Institute of Latin American Studies, University of Texas, Austin.  Research Grants.

1969-1970        Fulbright-Hays Graduate Fellowship, Peruvian Dissertation Research.

1968-1969        University of Texas, Austin.  Teaching Assistantship.

1968                 National Science Foundation.  Student Research Grant.

 

Courses Taught:

English:            Creative Writing, Contemporary Theater, Greek and Roman Classics in Translation.

Social/Behavioral Sciences: Cultures of Latin America, Ecological Anthropology, Medical Anthropology, Psychological Anthropology, Urban Anthropology, History of Civilization, History of Anthropological Theory, Regional Analysis and Community Development, Human Services, Kinship and Social Organization, Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods, Statistics.

 

Professional and Service Activities:

 

2006-2009        Partner, USF Complexity Theory Study Group.

2000-2003        Volunteer Grant Writer for the African American Family Resource Coalition.  University of South Florida

1997                 Co-Organizer, Symposium, Uses of Ethnography in Psychotherapy.  Participant, Symposium on Anthropological Methods in Mental Health Research.  National Meetings, American Anthropological Association, Washington, D.C.

1996                 Co-Organizer, Chair Symposium on "Defining a Clinical Anthropology," Society for Applied Anthropology, Baltimore.

1991                 Co-Organizer, Chair, Symposium on "Anthropology and Systemic Family Therapy."  American Anthropological Association meetings, Chicago.

1990-1993        Member, Hillsborough County Needs Assessment Mental Health Task Force.

1990-1992        Member, Hillsborough County Needs Assessment System-wide Task Force, Information Management Committee.

1989-1990        Member, Hillsborough County Task Force on Alcohol Education.

1988                 Presenter, Workshop: "Management Information Systems for Non-Profit Service Providers, Tampa."

1987                 Co-Organizer, Symposium on "Formal Planning and the Informal Sector."  Society for Applied Anthropology meetings, Tampa, Florida.

1987-1988        Chair, Southeast U.S. CMHC/MIS User Group.

1984-1985        Member, Advisory Committee, Guardianship Council of Pinelas County.

1983-1984        Management Consultant, Suncoast Mental Health Associates, Inc.

1982-1983        Member, Task Force for Social Re-development of Tampa.

1981-1983        Coordinator, Hillsborough County Farmworker Agency Network.

1981-1983        Member, Board of Directors, Tampa Community Design Center.

1981-1984        Member, Board of Directors, SER Jobs for Progress.

1981                 Member, Editorial Board, Comparative Urban Research.

1981                 Editor, Society for Urban Anthropology Newsletter.

1980-1981        Research Associate, Rio Grande Associates.

1981                 Co-Organizer, Symposium on "Effects of Government Policy on Rural-Urban Linkages."  American Anthropological Association meetings, Los Angeles.

1977                 Participant, Wenner-Gren Conference on "Shantytowns in Developing Nations," Burg Wartenstein, Austria.

1975                 Co-Organizer, Symposium on "Migration Theory," American Anthropological Association, San Francisco.

1975                 Co-Organizer, Symposium on "Migration Theory," DeKalb, Illinois.

1973-1979        Associate, Rice University Program for Development Studies.

1972-1977        Member, Board of Directors, Family Connection, Inc.   (Vice Chair 1975-75; Chair 1976)

 

Professional Papers, Workshops, and Other Presentations:

1999, 2000, 2001 -- Presentations of Evaluation of Systems of Mental Health Care for Children and their Families.  12th, 13th, and 14th Annual Research Conferences: A System of Care for Children's Mental Health  Tampa and St. Petersburg, Florida .

1999                 Brief Clinical Ethnography in a Suburban County in California: Politics and Epistemology in the Mixing of Methods.  Discussion Paper prepared for the Conference on Mixed Methods in Mental Health Services Research, Alexandria, Virginia, October 3-4.

1998                 Mixing Ethnography with Survey-Based Evaluation: The Baltimore Comparison Study.  11th Annual Research Conference, A System of Care for Children's Mental Health: Expanding the Research Base.  Tampa, February.

1998                 Ethnographic Means to Psychotherapeutic Ends.  Presented at the National Meetings of the American Anthropological Association, Washington, DC (November).

1997                 Clinical Ethnography in Systems of Care. Presented at the National Meetings of the American Anthropological Association, Washington, DC (November).

1996                 Epistemic Pragmatism: Constructing Outpatient "Treatment" in a Psychiatric Setting.  Presented at national meetings of the Society for Applied Anthropology, Baltimore (March).

1995                 Couples Enrichment: A Workship on Three Thursdays.  St. Joseph's Hospital, Tampa, April, July, October.

1994                 Member of Panel, When Addiction Masks Other Problems.  St. Joseph's Hospital, Tampa (March).

1993                 Reinventing Couples.  St. Joseph's Hospital, Tampa (February).

1993                 Making Intimate Relationships Work.  Menninger-St. Joseph's of Tampa Bay, Tampa).

1992                 What Does "Dysfunctional Family" Mean?  University of South Florida, School of Public Health, PhD Seminar on Family Health (October).

1991                 From Ethnography to Psychotherapy -- and Back.  American Anthropological Association, Chicago, (November).

1991                 On Being Crazy in Southern Mexico - and Recovering.  Tampa General Hospital, (February).

1990                 Family Secrecy: Family Dysfunction,  USF School of Public Health, Tampa, (November).

1988                 For Women Who Fell in Love with Dr. Jekyll and Married Mr. Hyde.  Tampa (July).

1988                 When Doing Your Best Traps You: Escaping Co-Dependency, Tampa (May).

1988                 Dissonance of Planning Styles along the Formal-Informal Nexus. Society for Applied Anthropology, Tampa (April).

1980                 Power, Culture and Food Policy: The Political Economy of Domination in Mexico.  American Anthropological Association, Los Angeles (December).

1980                 Migration and Political Economy.  American Anthropological Association, Washington DC (December).

1980                 From "Ten Families" to "the Invisible City":  Reflections on Teaching Anthropology to Urban Planners.  American Anthropological Association, Washington, DC (December).

1979                 Conceptual Fallacies in the Rural-Urban Dichotomy.  American Anthropological Association, Cincinnati (November).

1979                 Strategic Uses of Ethnicity in Two Economically Marginal Populations.  Central States Anthropological Association, Milwaukee (March).

1979                 Which Region?  Whose Context?:  Problems of Defining the Regional Context of Frontera, Texas.  Southern Anthropological Association, Memphis (February).

1978                 Innovation and Cultural Change in Two Economically Marginal Populations.  American Anthropological Association (December).

1978                 The Context of Development in Starr County, Texas from 1750 to the Present.  Cibola Anthropological Association, Austin, Texas (March).

1977                 Cultural Fallacies of the Concept of Marginality.  Latin American Studies Association, Houston (November).

1977                 Anthropologist as Constructive Obstructionist, or the Scope of Thinking Small.  Burg Wartenstein Symposium No. 73:  Shantytowns in Developing Nations, Burg Wartenstein, Austria (July).

1975                 Ethnography of Migration:  Breaking Out of the Bi-Polar Myth.  American Anthropological Association, San Francisco (December).

1974                 From Play Lexicons to Disengagement Spheres in Peruvian Society.  International Congress of Americanists, Mexico City (August). 1973              Cholos and Bureaus in Lima:  Case History and Analysis.  American Anthropological Association, New Orleans.

1972                 Cholo Self-Creation in Lima, Peru.  American Anthropological Association, Toronto (December).

1970                 Adaptation of Migrants in Lima, Peru.  American Anthropological Association, San Diego (December).

1970                 City, Hinterland, and Society:  Their Evolution, with Examples from Brazil and Peru.  International Congress of Americanists, Lima (August).

1969                 A Preliminary Look at Determinants of Illness Beliefs in a Mexican Village.  Joint meetings of the Southern Anthropological Society and the American Ethnological Society, New Orleans (March).

 

 

Publications:

Thesis and Dissertation

An escape from innocence (a short novel), M.A. Thesis, University of Houston, 1964.

Bound for places I'm not known to:  Adaptation of migrants and residence in four irregular settlements in Lima, Peru.  Ph.D. Dissertation.  University of Texas, Austin, 1972.

Books

1976                 Urban anthropology.  (with Ronald Provencher)  Dubuque, Iowa: William C. Brown Co.

1976                 New approaches to the study of migration.  (edited with David Guillet)  Houston: Rice University Studies 62:3.

Monographs

2002                 With Oliver T. Massey and Kathleen Armstrong.  Learning between the lines: A Qualitative Analysis of Focus Groups on School Safety.  Tampa, FL: The Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, University of South Florida.  FMHI Publication #207-6  Sixth in the Series “Evaluation of the Pinellas County School District Safe Schools/Healthy Students Initiative.”

2001                 With Robert M. Friedman, et al.  Final comprehensive report:  Evaluation findings and lessons learned from the Annie E. Casey Mental Health Initiative for Urban Children.  Tampa, FL: University of South Florida, The Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, Department of Child and Family Studies (September).

2001                 With Robert M. Friedman, et al.  Service Development in the Annie E. Casey Foundation Mental Health Initiative for Urban Children, Final Evaluation Report.  Tampa, FL: University of South Florida, The Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, Department of Child and Family Studies (June).

2001                 With Robert M. Friedman, et al.  Service Development in the Annie E. Casey Foundation Mental Health Initiative for Urban Children, Summary of Findings and Lessons Learned.  Tampa, FL: University of South Florida, The Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, Department of Child and Family Studies (June).

2001                 With Robert M. Friedman, et al.  Neighborhood Governance in the Annie E. Casey Foundation Mental Health Initiative for Urban Children, Final Evaluation Report.  Tampa, FL: University of South Florida, The Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, Department of Child and Family Studies (May).

2000                 With Robert M. Friedman, et al.  Systems Reform in the Annie E. Casey Foundation Mental Health Initiative for Urban Children: Final Evaluation Report.  Tampa, FL: University of South Florida, The Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, Department of Child and Family Studies (May).

2000                 With Robert M. Friedman, et al.  Evaluation of Systems Reform in the Annie E. Casey Foundation Mental Health Initiative for Urban Children, Summary of Findings and Lessons Learned.  Tampa, FL: University of South Florida, The Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, Department of Child and Family Studies (May).

2000                 System, Street, and School:  Strategies and Struggles of Primary Caregivers in Baltimore, Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute.

1998                 Constructions of Sexual Abuse in Southeastern Kansas.  Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute.

1998                 With Ruby Joseph.  Neighborhood Governance in Houston: A Developmental Analysis (Year 3).  Louis del la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute.

1997                 Santa Cruz: A Clinical Ethnography.  Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute.

1997                 San Mateo: A Clinical Ethnography of a Suburban County.  Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute.

1997                 With Joko Sengova, Ayden: An Ethnography of a Community in Eastern Carolina.  Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute.

 

Articles and Chapters

2008                 Six Questions in Search of a Paradigm.  City and Society V20 (2).

2004                 Notes from the Field in Kansas (Poem).  Anthropology and Humanism Quarterly.   Summer

1994                 Transaction Costs, Formal Plans, and Formal Informality: Alternatives to the Informal "Sector."  In Contrapunto, Kathy Rakowski, ed. Binghampton, NY: SUNY Press.

1990                 Dissonance between formal planners and the informal sector: Can formal planners do bricolage?  City and Society 4:2 (December).

1987                 A homegrown mass transit system in Lima, Peru:  A case of generative planning.  City and Society 1:1 (June).

1986                 Metodologia.  In El Otro Sendero, Hernando de Soto.  Lima: Instituto Libertad y Democracia.

1984                 An untrue story (Short Story).  Anthropology and Humanism Quarterly 12:3.

1983                 Lima's informal sector:  Research report and policy recommendations.  U.S. Agency for International Development.981        From ten families to the invisible city:  Reflections on anthropology and urban planning.  Urban Anthropology 10:4.

1981                 From Ten Families to the Invisible City: Reflections on Anthropology and Urban Planning.  Urban Anthropology 10: 4 (Winter).

1980                 Which region?  Whose context?:  Problems of defining the regional context of Frontera, Texas.  In Cities in a larger context, T. Collins, ed.  Athens, Georgia:  University of Georgia Press.

 

1980                 Mixed strategies and the informal sector:  Three faces of reserve labor.  Human Organization 39:1.

1979                 Conceptual fallacies in the rural-urban dichotomy.  Urban Anthropology 8:3.

1978                 Inter-village relations in Oaxaca, corporate and individual.  (with P. A. Dennis)  Ethnology 17:3.

1977                 The myth of bi-polar migration.  Ekistics 44:2.

1976                 From play lexicons to disengagement spheres in Peru's social structure.  Rice University Program for Development Studies Paper No. 72.

1976                 Ethnography of migration:  Breaking out of the bi-polar myth.  In New approaches to the study of migration, D. Guillet and D. Uzzell, eds.  Houston:  Rice University Studies 62:3.

1976                 Cholos y agencias gubermentales en Lima:  Antecedente y analasis.  In Conflicto e integracion en los Andes, R. Bolton and S. Forman, eds.  Estudios Andinos 4:4.

1974                 Interaction of population and locality in the development of squatter settlements in Lima.  In Latin American urban research, Vol. 4, W. Cornelius and F. Trueblood, eds.  Beverly Hills:  Sage.

1974                 Cholos and bureaus in Lima:  Case history and analysis.  International Journal of Comparative Sociology 15:3, 1974.  Reprinted in Class and ethnicity in Peru, P. L. van den Berge, ed.  Leiden:  E. J. Brill.

1974                 Susto revisited:  Illness as strategic role.  American Ethnologist 1:2, 1974.  Reprinted in Culture, disease, and healing:  Studies in medical anthropology, D. Landry, ed.  New York:  McMillan.

1974                 A strategic analysis of social structure in Lima, using the concept of "plays."  Urban Anthropology 3:1.

 

Other

Computer Applications (commercial); Creative Writing (short stories, poetry, plays, produced or published).

In Preparation

From Meaning to Desire.  (Novel);  Expansion and revision of web site.

Research into self-sustaining dysfunctional systems, toward development of a model, entitled Providers and Paradoxes:  the autopoiesis of dysfunction

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