Seth Kurzban

Expert in severe and persistent mental illness, chronic homelessness or incarceration, and substance abuse

Clinical Associate Professor, USC School of Social Work


  • mental health services
  • substance use
  • homelessness
  • incarceration¬†policy and intervention
  • social integration

Additional Information

  • Designing and implementing two interventions focused on increasing social integration for individuals dealing with severe mental illness throughout Los Angeles County, including the Los Angeles County women’s jail
  • Practicing clinical social worker, with experience in the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health
  • Member of the newly formed homelessness research consortium at USC