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Jenny Speice, Ph.D.

Jenny Speice, Ph.D.

About Me

Faculty Appointments

Associate Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Psychiatry, Family/Marriage (SMD)



PhD | Virginia Polytech Inst & St U. Family & Marriage Therapy/Counseling. 1995

MS | Gannon College. Psychology, All Other. 1991

BA | Gannon College. Arts & Sciences. 1987


Susan H. McDaniel Award for Teaching Excellence. 2007

Graduate Student Award for Teaching Excellence. 1994


Journal Articles

Hospital to home: a geriatric educational program on effective discharge planning.

DeCaporale-Ryan LN, Cornell A, McCann RM, McCormick K, Speice J

Gerontology & geriatrics education.. 2014 35 (4):369-79. Epub 01/06/2014.

Integrating care when the end is near: ethical dilemmas in end-of-life care.

Rosenberg T, Speice J

Families, systems & health : the journal of collaborative family healthcare.. 2013 March 31 (1):75-83. Epub 1900 01 01.

Family connectedness moderates the association between living alone and suicide ideation in a clinical sample of adults 50 years and older.

Purcell B, Heisel MJ, Speice J, Franus N, Conwell Y, Duberstein PR

The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry.. 2012 August 20 (8):717-23. Epub 1900 01 01.

Hospital to home: Improving internal medicine residents' understanding of the needs of older persons after a hospital stay.

Matter CA, Speice JA, McCann R, Mendelson DA, McCormick K, Friedman S, Medina-Walpole A, Clark NS

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges.. 2003 August 78 (8):793-7. Epub 1900 01 01.

Family issues in a psychoeducation group for women with a BRCA mutation.

Speice J, McDaniel SH, Rowley PT, Loader S

Clinical genetics.. 2002 August 62 (2):121-7. Epub 1900 01 01.

Involving family members in cancer care: focus group considerations of patients and oncological providers.

Speice J, Harkness J, Laneri H, Frankel R, Roter D, Kornblith AB, Ahles T, Winer E, Fleishman S, Luber P, Zevon M, McQuellon R, Trief P, Finkel J, Spira J, Greenberg D, Rowland J, Holland JC

Psycho-oncology.. 2000 9 (2):101-12. Epub 1900 01 01.

A family therapy internship in a multidisciplinary healthcare setting: trainees' and supervisor's reflections.

Gawinski BA, Edwards TM, Speice J

Journal of marital and family therapy.. 1999 October 25 (4):469-84. Epub 1900 01 01.

In times of transition: an organizational change from a family systems perspective.

Speice J, Laneri H, Kennedy R, Engerman J

Health care management review.. 1999 24 (1):73-80. Epub 1900 01 01.

Speice, J., Laneri, H., Harkness, J., Frankel, R., Roter, D., Kornblith, AB., Ahles, T., Winer, E., Fleishman, S., Luber, P., Zevon, M., McQuellon, R., Trief, P., Finkel, J., Spira, J., Holland, JC., Greenberg, D., and Rowland, J.

Delivering bad news: The importance of involving family members.

Family communication during middle phase Alzheimer's Disease

Speice, J., Shields, C.G., and Blieszner, R.M.

Families, Systems, & Health. 1998; 16(3): 233-248.

Oncology providers and patients' experiences with communication problems.

Frankel, R.M., Speice, J., Branca, L., Roter, D., Kornblith, A.B., Holland, J.C., Ahles, T.,.

American Society of Clinical Oncologists Proceedings. 1997; 16.


20 Common Problems in Women's Health Care (2000)

Chapter: Relational Problems

Authors: Speice, J., Farley, A., and McDaniel, S.

Publisher: McGraw-Hill, United States 2000

Tales from Treating Families (1997)

Chapter: John: Lessons In Caring

Authors: Speice, J., and Barnett, S.

Publisher: Haworth Press, New York 1997