Ph.D. – Clinical-Community Psychology, University of South Carolina
Graduate Certificate – Women’s and Gender Studies, University of South Carolina
M.A. – Forensic Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
B.A. – Psychological & Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College
B.A. – Sociology, Dartmouth College
Christopher Allen is an Assistant Professor of Psychology. His research focuses on the study of gender-based violence. Currently, his program of research is organized around the following areas:
In collaboration with Thrive Communities of Massachusetts, I am conducting an evaluation of Thrive’s Circles of Support and Accountability (CoSA) program. CoSAs have been used successfully in countries around the world to support the reintegration of previously incarcerated individual and prevent recidivism for a range of criminal offenses.