Brooke Sheehan, LCSW


Brooke Sheehan, LCSW Brooke Sheehan, DSW, LCSW, CCS, is a clinical social worker specializing in the area of correctional mental health. Brooke has done work with both incarcerated men and women and specializes in treating individuals with severe and persistent mental illness as well as those experiencing acute psychotic illness and delusional disorders while in the correctional system. She has a special interest in the impact of maternal incarceration on children’s attachment styles and the disruption of family systems. Brooke currently works as a behavioral health director in the field of corrections.

The Pygmalion Effect and Treating Incarcerated Individuals with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness

By Brooke Sheehan, LCSW