Oliver Lee McCabe, PhD
Joint Appointment, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Affiliate Faculty, The Johns Hopkins Public Health Preparedness Programs
Center & Institute Affiliation(s):
PhD , Catholic University of America , 1968
MA , George Washington University , 1965
Areas of Expertise and Experience
Emergency/Disaster Mental Health; Quality Reform in Health Care; Evidence-Based Practice; Lay Communities as Agents of Health Promotion; Behavioral Health Workforce Education & Competency Development; Addiction and Co-Occurring Conditions; Clinical Practice Management; Provider Network Development; Integrated Delivery Systems
Honors and Awards
2007 Award for Outstanding Professional Contributions to Psychology from the Maryland Psychological Association;
2007 Co-Founders Award for Collaborative Outreach in the Field of Crisis Response from the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation
McCabe, O.L, Everly, G.S., Brown, L.M., Wendleboe, A.M., Abd-Hamid, N.H., Tallchief, V.L., and Links, J.M. Psychological First Aid: A Consensus-Derived, Empirically-Supported, Competency-Based Training Model. American Journal of Public Health. 2014;104(4):621-628.
McCabe, O.L., Perry, C., Azur, M., Taylor, Gwon, M.S.. Mosley, A., Semon, N., and Links, J.M. Guided Preparedness Planning with Lay Communities: A Systems-Based Model for Enhancing Capacity of Rural Emergency Response. Pre-Hospital and Disaster Medicine. 2013;28(1):1-8.
McCabe, O.L., Marum, F., Semon, N., Mosley, A., Gwon, H.S., Perry, C. Moore, S.S., Links, J.M. (2012). Participatory Public Health Systems Research: Value of Community Involvement in a Study-Series in Mental Health Emergency Preparedness. American Journal of Disaster Medicine. 2012;7(4):303-312
McCabe, O.L., Marum, F., Gwon, M.S.. Mosley, A., Langlieb, A, Everly, G.S., Kaminsky, M.J., and Links, J.M. Community Capacity-Building in Disaster Mental Health Resilience: A Pilot Study of an Academic/Faith Partnership Model. International Journal of Emergency Mental Health. 2012;4(2):112-124.
McCabe, O.L., DiClemente, C.C., and Links, J.M. Applying Behavioral Science to Workforce Challenges in the Public Health Emergency Preparedness System. American Journal of Disaster Medicine. 2012;7(2):155-166.
Selected Publications from the Last 2 Years