Sadie Larsen, Ph.D.
Sadie Larsen, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the MCW Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, and a staff psychologist at the Milwaukee VAMC. Dr. Larsen received her BA from Lawrence University and her doctorate from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She completed her internship at the Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute and Clinics in Madison, and her postdoctoral fellowship at the VA Boston.
Dr. Larsen sees clients at the MCW Department of Psychiatry Clinics at the Tosa Center, as well as at the Milwaukee VAMC. She specializes in posttraumatic stress disorder, the effects of violence, anxiety, and depression.
Dr. Larsen's academic interests include recovery from posttraumatic stress disorder and the effects of physical and sexual violence.
A few recent publications include:
Allen, N. E., Larsen, S. E., Trotter, J., & Sullivan, C. (in press, Journal of Community Psychology). Exploring the core components of an evidence-based community advocacy program for women with abusive partners.
Larsen, S. E., & Fitzgerald, L. F. (2011). PTSD symptoms and sexual harassment: The role of attributions and perceived control. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 26, 2555-2567.
Allen, N. E., Larsen, S. E., Javdani, S., & Lehrner, A. (2010). Council-based approaches to reforming the health care response to domestic violence: Promising findings and cautionary tales. American Journal of Community Psychology, 50, 50-63.
Allen, N. E., Larsen S. E., & Walden, A. (2010). An overview of community-based services for battered women. In C. Renzetti & J. Edleson (Eds.), Sourcebook on violence against women (pp. 245-265, 2nd edition). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.