Stephen Oby, Ph.D., LCSW

University at Albany's School of Social Welfare

soby@albany.edu

Stephen Oby is a practicing Clinical Social Worker with nearly fifteen years of experience in the helping professions as well as a PhD. Candidate at the University at Albany’s School of Social Welfare. Stephen is currently a member of Schenectady City School’s Crisis Prevention Team, a program addressing unmet mental health needs in an urban educational environment. Stephen’s prior practice experience includes work with children and adolescents in the fields of mental health and addiction. He is a national award winner for his educational and advocacy work with the National Alliance on Mental Illness.