Loyola University Maryland

Department of Psychology

Sharon J. Green-Hennessy, Ph.D.

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Sharon Green-HenneseyAssociate Professor of Psychology

Office: Beatty Hall, Room 222E
Telephone: 410-617-2641
Email: SGreenHennessy@loyola.edu


  • B.A. (Psychology, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa), Clark University
  • M.A. (Clinical Psychology), University of Rochester
  • Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology), University of Rochester
  • Predoctoral Internship, Tulane Medical Center
  • Postdoctoral Internship, University of Maryland Medical
    Center, Department of Pediatrics
  • Licensed Psychologist in Maryland

Teaching Award:

Psychology Teacher of the Year (2000-2001)
Awarded by the Maryland Psychological Association

Scholarly Interests:

My research involves access to mental health care, particularly forchildren and adolescents. Specifically, I am interested in what keeps those in need of mental health care from receiving it. I also am interested in attachment theory, child maltreatment, and psychological assessment of children.

Representative Publications:

Hennessy, K. D., Green-Hennessy, S., Marshall, C. C. (2012). Reported mental health
     specialty care in the 2010 HealthStyles survey. Psychiatric Services, 63, 306.

Dornfeld, M. D., Green-Hennessy, S.,  Lating, J., & Kirkhart, M. (2012). Student ratings of selection
     factors for PsyD programs. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 68, 279-291.

Hennessy, K. D., & Green-Hennessy, S. (2011). A review of mental health intervention in
     SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence Based Programs and Practices. Psychiatric Services,
     6, 303-305

Hennessy, K. D., & Green-Hennessy, S. (2010). SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-Based
     Programs and Practices. Register Report, 36, 19-20.

Green-Hennessy, S. (2010). Children and adolescents. In B. L. Levin, K. D. Hennessy, & J. Petrila
     (Eds.), Mental health services: A public health perspective (3rd ed., pp. 201-225). New York,
     NY: Oxford.

Course Offerings:

PY607: Assessment of Children
PY615: Advanced Abnormal
PY815: Child Psychopathology
PY816: Lifespan Development
PY920: Clinical Supervision