Marcus M. McKinney

Vice President, Community Health Equity, Saint Francis CARE (Affiliate)


Research Overview

I have explored the following topics in research: Spirituality and Health – Co-PI (SisterTalk Hartford, Sistertalk NY); Torture Victims & Spirituality; Health Psychology; Depth Psychology

Education

University of Maryland Baltimore County, MD B.A. 5/1978 Pre-law
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Fort Worth, TX M.Div.5/1982 Theology
Andover Newton Theological School Newton, MA D.Min. 5/1990 Psychology
Connecticut Valley Hospital (residency year 1) Middletown, CT 5/1983 CPE/Psychiatry
Hartford Hospital (residency year 2) Hartford, CT 5/1984 CPE/General Hosp.

Featured Publications

Mythic Figures: Volume 6 of the Uniform Edition of the Writings of James Hillman. Editing- Marcus M. McKinney. Spring Publications. 2007.

Religion and Spirituality in Psychiatry: What Clinicians Need to Know. Edited by Harold Koenig, MD and Philippe Huguelet, MD. Cambridge University Press, 2009. Chapter 15: “Community Psychiatry and Religion” by McKinney.

Torture Journal on Rehabilitation of Torture Victims and Prevention of Torture. McKinney, M. M. (2010). Best, promising and emerging practices: A compendium for providers working with survivors of torture: Spiritual domain. Alexander, A., Fabri, M., Lavelle, J., Mollica, R., & Winter, A. (Eds.).

2006 Fifield J, McKinney M, Henderson C, Burleson J, Peele M, Gonzalez L, Smith C. Replicating a Successful Weight-Control Program for African_American and Black Women: SisterTalk Hartford. Annual Meeting of North American Primary Care Research Group. October 15-18. Tuscon, AZ.

2006 Fifield J, McKinney M, Henderson C, Burleson J, Peele M, Gonzalez L, Smith C. Sustainability of Weight Loss Among African American and Black Women Enrolled in SisterTalk Hartford: A Community and Faith-Based Model for Weight Control. Presented at the Annual Translating Research into Practice and Policy Conference. July 10-12 Washington, DC.

2005 Fifield J, McKinney M, Henderson C, Burleson J, Peele M, Gonzalez L, Smith C., Bartlette B, Hospitals and Churches Partnership for Health: A SisterTalk Weight Control Study. Annual Meeting of North American Primary Care Research Group. Oct. 15-18. Quebec City, QC.

Contact Information
Emailmmckinne@stfranciscare.org
Phone860.714.4183
Mailing AddressSaint Francis CARE
114 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105