Dr. Ian Holloway is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and an Associate Professor of Social Welfare at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs. His applied behavioral health research examines the contextual factors that contribute to heath disparities among sexual and gender minority people. He has served as the Principal Investigator on research studies funded by the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Defense, and the California HIV/AIDS Research Program.
Dr. Holloway has worked as a clinician for over 10 years in a variety of settings, including community-based mental health centers, hospitals, and behavioral and addiction medicine outpatient programs. His approach to private psychotherapy is client centered and goal directed. Specifically, Dr. Holloway draws on the latest science to provide highly tailored, evidence-based treatment approaches to individuals, couples and families.
Dr. Holloway received his MSW and MPH at Columbia University in the City of New York and his PhD in Social Work at the University of Southern California. He currently directs the Southern California HIV/AIDS Policy Research Center, which brings the most relevant and timely evidence to bear on California’s efforts to develop and maintain efficient, cost-effective, and accessible programs and services to people living with or at risk for HIV/AIDS.