Position: Associate Professor
Campus Affiliation: City College of New York
Degrees/Diplomas: Ph. D., Columbia University
Research Interests: Religion and Mental Health; Immigration & Psychological Resillience
The foundation of Dr. Milstein’s work is the study of how beliefs are imbued in us through our cultural milieus. His bilingual (Spanish & English) research follows two paths:
1) Religion and Mental Health:
Implement prevention science models to facilitate the continuity of mental health care through collaboration between clergy and clinicians. Most recently Dr. Milstein has worked in the community to improve the readjustment and reintegration of veterans.
2) Immigration & Psychological Resilience:
Identify variables that promote resiliency in response to the developmental disruptions caused by migration.