Jack Tsai, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Yale Division of Mental Health Services and Treatment Outcomes Research

Departments & Organizations

Psychiatry: Mental Health Services Research, Division of | Psychology Section | Tsai Lab

Faculty Research

Office of Cooperative Research

Biography

Dr. Tsai is a licensed clinical psychologist with dual appointments at VA Connecticut Healthcare System and Yale School of Medicine. He has received federally funded grants and published over 130 peer-reviewed articles on topics related to homelessness, severe mental illness, trauma, and health disparities. Dr. Tsai holds leadership positions in the American Psychological Association and the American Public Health Association, and serves as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Social Distress and the Homeless. He teaches and supervises interns, residents, and fellows at VA Connecticut, Yale, and surrounding universities. In his spare time, he enjoys scuba diving, playing basketball, and international travel.

Education & Training

PhD Purdue University (2009)
MS Purdue University (2007)
BA Pitzer College (2003)
NIH NRSA Fellowship Yale University

Professional Service

  • Member, Equal Health Opportunity Committee, American Public Health Association (2015)

  • Chair for Committees in Div. 18 and 56, American Psychological Association (2015)

  • Board Member, BAPPI, American Psychological Association (2014)

  • Commissioner, New Haven Commission on Disabilities (2013)

  • Editorial Boards for: Psychological Services; Psychological Injury and Law; Housing, Care, and Support; International Journal of Human Rights in Healthcare; Advances in Dual Diagnosis; Journal of Technology in Behavioral Science (2013)

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