Biography of William E. Haley
William E. Haley received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, and completed postdoctoral work in Geriatric Clinical Psychology at the University of Washington-Seattle. Dr. Haley has over 150 publications in the area of aging, focused primarily on helping family caregivers cope with chronic conditions including Alzheimer’s disease, Mild Cognitive Impairment, cancer, arthritis, stroke, and terminal illness. He has a special interest in research that develops and evaluates psychosocial interventions for family caregivers, and in cultural diversity issues and caregiving. Dr. Haley is Past President of the Section on Clinical Geropsychology of the American Psychological Association (APA), Past Chair of the Behavioral and Social Sciences Section of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), and is a Fellow of the APA and GSA. He serves on the Editorial Boards of Psychology and Aging, Aging & Mental Health, Research on Aging, and The Gerontologist. Dr. Haley is currently Professor in the School of Aging Studies at the University of South Florida, and has additional appointments at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and the Center for Hospice, Palliative Care, and End of Life Studies at USF.