Ryan J. Dougherty

Social Welfare Scholar

Teaching


Courses & Guest Lecture




Mental Health Policy


UCLA Department of Social Welfare (2020)


I introduce social work students to historical and contemporary issues in mental health policy, and explore political, economic, and sociological factors that affect views of mental illness and social policy.




Constructivist Grounded Theory


Methodology for PhD Students (Guest Lecture)


I guide students through the data analysis process of constructivist grounded theory, beginning with process coding to building explanatory theories.