Clay Graybeal

Dr. Graybeal serves as the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Director of Integrated Health Sciences in the Westbrook College of Health Professions. He provides academic oversight and support for the graduate health professions programs in the college, as well as the Clinical Simulation Program, Add Verb Productions, and the InterProfessoinal Education Collaborative.  He has a particular interest in the exploring the intersections between art, science, creativity, and personal and organizational change.



Rutgers University



Fordham University



Ohio University


Board Certifications and Licenses

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Clinical Affiliations



Evidence-based practice; the alliance between provider and patient/client; interprofessional education; transformative practice; the creative arts in social work.


Research Interests

Evidence based practice; the arts in social work; alliance measures in health and mental health

Selected Publications


Graybeal, C., Long, R., Scalise-Smith, D., & Zeibig, E. (2010).  The Art and Science of Interprofessional Education.  Journal of Allied Health, October.

Graybeal, C. & Cohen Konrad, S. (2008). Strengths-Based Risk Assessments: Concepts, Contradictions, and Cumulative Benefits.  In Contemporary Risk Assessments in Child Protection, Martin Calder, ed.

Graybeal, C., (2007).  Evidence for the Art of Social Work.  Families in Society, 88(4), pp. 513-523

Other Scholarly Activity

Interprofessional Education: Developing the Context for Organizational Change, with Karen Pardue, November 20, 2011, Collaborating Across Borders III, Tuscon, AZ

Interprofessional Education: Making it Work, with Curt Cyr and Peter Dane, America

Clay Graybeal



Interim Director, School of Community and Population Health; Associate Dean for Academic Affairs; Professor of Social Work

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