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Marie M. Hamilton LCSW MPH

Marie M. Hamilton
  • Hourly Research Specialist
Contact Information
  • marieh [at]
  • School of Public Health / Psychiatric Institute (SPHPI)
    1601 W. Taylor St.
    SPHPI MC 912
    Chicago IL 60612
  • Room #:482

Marie Hamilton is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master’s Degree in Social Work and Public Health.  She has 25 years’ experience working in the field of mental health services. For over 15 years, she worked as a Project Manager at the University of Illinois conducting research on peer delivered mental health services, HIV and mental health issues, cultural competency, and co-occurring disabilities. Marie is currently working as a part-time research specialist.

  • psychiatry

    Mental Health Services Research, HIV/AIDS, Peer Services

  • Developing a Model to Promote Health and Recovery after Medical Hospitalizations: Community Health Workers Teamed with Peer Specialists

  • Brown, C., Cook, J.A., Jonikas, J.A., Steigman, P.J., Burke-Miller, J.K., Hamilton, M.M., Rosen, C., Tessman, D.C., Santos, A. (2022). Nutrition and Exercise for Wellness and Recovery: A randomized controlled trial of a community-based health intervention, Psychiatric Services, 74(5), 463-471.
    Pub Med link:

    Cook, J.A., Shore, S., Burke-Miller, J.K., Jonikas, J.A. Hamilton, M.M., et al. (2019). Mental health self-directed care financing: Efficacy in improving outcomes and controlling costs for adults with serious mental illness. Psychiatric Services, Advance online publication:

    Cook, J. A., Razzano, L., Jonikas, J. A., Swarbrick, M. A., Steigman, P. J., Hamilton, M. M. et al. (2016). Correlates of co-occurring diabetes and obesity among community mental health program members with serious mental illnesses. Psychiatric Services, 67(11), 1269-1271.

    Jonikas, J. A., Cook, J. A., Razzano, L. A., Steigman, P. J., Hamilton, M. M., et al. (2016). Associations between gender and obesity among adults with mental illnesses in a community health screening study. Community mental health journal, 52(4), 406-415.

    Razzano, L.A., Hamilton, M.M., Pashka, N.J., Perloff, J.K., & Yost, C. (2015). Employment outcomes for Individuals with HIV/AIDS & Co-Occurring Mental Health Factors. American Journal of Psychiatric Rehabilitation, 18(1), 19-41.

    Cook, J.A., Jonikas, J.A., Hamilton M.M. et al. (2013). Impact of Wellness Recovery Action Planning on Service Utilization and Need in a Randomized Controlled Trial. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 36(4):250-7.

    Cook, J.A., Copeland, M.E., Floyd, C.B., Jonikas, J.A., Hamilton, M.M. et al. (2012). A randomized controlled trial of effects of Wellness Recovery Action Planning on Depression, Anxiety and Recovery. Psychiatric Services, 63(6).

    Jonikas, J.A., Grey, D.D., Copeland, M.E., Razzano, L.A., Hamilton, M.M. et al. (2011). Improving propensity for patient self-advocacy through Wellness Recovery Action Planning: Results of a randomized controlled trial. Community Mental Health Journal.

    Razzano, L.A., Jonikas, J.A., Goelitz, M.A., Hamilton, M.M. et al. (2010). The Recovery Education in the Academy Program (REAP): Transforming academic curricula with the principles of recovery and self-determination. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 34(2), 130-136.

    Hamilton, M.M., Razzano, L.A., & Martin, N.B.  (2007). The relationship between type and quality of social support & HIV medication adherence. Journal of HIV/AIDS and Social Service, 6, 39-63.