Susan T. Lindau

Expert in mental health for severe cases
  • Associate Adjunct Professor of Social Work Methods and Military Social Work, USC School of Social Work
Office: (310) 650-2621


  • therapist of last resort
  • severe emotional turmoil and anxiety
  • military families and soldiers
  • trauma (civilian and combat)
  • borderline personality disorder
  • suicide and suicidal gestures
  • chronic and persistent mental illness
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • mental health treatment and care
  • families of psychiatric patients
  • cultural considerations in treatment of mental illness
  • mindfulness for psychiatric clients, in stressful daily lives
  • non-invasive tools for managing psychiatric symptoms
  • self-reliance

Additional Information

  • Work with Military Family Life Consultant program, a Department of Defense contract program
  • Member, research board at UCLA