College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Seth Brown

Department of Psychology
Faculty - Professor of Psychology


Clinical Psychology


Ph.D. University of New Mexico

Research Interests

Mental Illness and Substance Use Stigma

Selected Publications

Brown, S. A. (2012). The contribution of previous contact and personality traits on mental illness stigma. American Journal of Psychiatric Rehabilitation, 15, 274-289.

Brown, S. A. (2011). Standardized measures for substance use stigma. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 116, 137-141.

Brown, S. A. (2010). Implementing a brief hallucination simulation as a mental illness stigma reduction strategy. Community Mental Health Journal, 46, 500-504.

Brown, S. A., Evans, Y., Espenschade, K., & O’Connor, M. (2010). An examination of two brief stigma reduction strategies: Filmed personal contact and hallucination simulations. Community Mental Health Journal, 46, 494-499.

Brown, S. A. (2009). Personality and non-suicidal deliberate self-harm: Trait differences among a non-clinical population. Psychiatry Research, 169, 28-32

Brown, S.A. (2008). Emotional reactions to simulations of auditory hallucinations. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 30, 307-314.

Brown, S. A. (2008). Factors and measurement of mental illness stigma: A psychometric examination of the Attribution Questionnaire. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 32, 89-94.

Brown, S. A., Williams, K., & Collins, A. (2007). Past and recent deliberate self-harm: Emotion and coping strategy differences. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 63, 791-803.

Courses Taught


Abnormal Psychology

Clinical Psychology


Evidence Based Treatment

Clinical Ethics



Bartlett 2073