Beverly Greene's Images of Ground Zero

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Beverly Greene's Ground Zero Images

This section includes 37 photographs of Ground Zero by professor of psychology Beverly Greene, a resident of New York. The first 25 photographs were taken in the weeks immediately after September 11, 2001. The following series of 12 photographs were taken in November and December, 2001. Comments about the photographs may be sent to Dr. Greene at: BGreene203@aol.com

A Few Words about Dr. Greene

by Ken Pope

I'm happy to have the opportunity to write a few words about a wonderful psychologist, Beverly Greene, whose photographs appear on this web site.

Dr. Greene, a practicing clinical psychologist and professor of psychology at St. John's University, is a Diplomate in Clinical Psychology (ABPP), and a fellow of American Psychological Association divisions 9,12, 29, 35, 42, 44, & 45; the Academy of Clinical Psychology; and the American Orthopsychiatric Association.

Bev has received countless honors in recognition of her mentoring, leadership, research, teaching, publications, and outstanding contributions to diverse branches of psychology. To name just a few: the APA Award for Distinguished Senior Career Contributions to Psychology in the Public Interest, the Distinguished Humanitarian Award from the American Association of Applied & Preventive Psychology, the Stanley Sue Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Diversity in Clinical Psychology, the Helms Award for Scholarship and Mentoring, the Florence Halpern Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Clinical Psychology, the Carolyn Wood Sherif Award, Distinguished Scientific Contributions to LGB Psychology Award, and the APA Committee on Women in Psychology’s Distinguished Leadership Award citing her "profound and far reaching contributions to psychological theory and practice relating to women, giving voice to the invisible and the unheard."

Bev is a caring and decent person, someone I feel the field and the public are so fortunate to have working on their behalf. It is not just her work but who she is as a person. She justifies the deep trust that others place in her, inspires by her example and generous spirit.

I've benefited in many ways from her wisdom and friendship. Friends, students, and colleagues tell me stories in which Bev's understanding, acceptance, and creative action had a validating, healing, or liberating effect on their lives.

Her books include the widely-used text Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World, 8th Edition (with Jeffrey Nevid & Spencer Rathaus); the award-winning Women of Color: Integrating Ethnic and Gender Identities in Psychotherapy (with Lillian Comas-Diaz); What Therapists Don’t Talk About and Why: Understanding Taboos That Hurt Us and Our Clients (with Kenneth S.Pope & Janet L. Sonne); A Minyan of Women: Family Dynamics, Jewish Identity and Psychotherapy Practice (with Dorith Brodbar); Ethnic & Cultural Diversity Among Lesbians and Gay Men; Psychotherapy with African American Women (with Leslie Jackson); Lesbian and Gay Psychology: Theory, Research, and Clinical Applications (with Greg Herek); Becoming Visible: Counseling Bisexuals Across the Lifespan (with Beth Firestein); Education, Practice, & Research in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgendered Psychology: A Resource Manual;and Psychologists Desk Reference, 4th Edition (with John Norcross & Gerry Koocher).

Photograph of Dr. Greene

a photograph of Beverly Greene's face

Bobby AAA
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