"The Diagnostic Pathways to Scleroderma Project"
Patricia Fennell, MSW, LCSW-R
Patient Education Forum
Albany (2019)

About Ms. Fennell:

Patricia is a researcher, clinician, and author specializing in chronic illness, trauma, forensics, hospice, and global health care concerns. As the author of the validated Fennell Four Phase Treatment model, President, and CEO of Albany Health Management Associates, she lectures to, advises, and consults with government, professional, medical, academic, management, and patient organizations in North America, Europe, Africa, and Australia.

Patricia has authored/edited several books on chronic illness including: Managing Chronic Illness Using the Four-Phase Treatment Approach and The Handbook of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome with Wiley. She has also written numerous scholarly and lay press articles and chapters on the topic, including “Chronic Illness” Oxford Bibliographies Online with Oxford Press and “Chronic Illness” for the Oxford Encyclopedia of Social Work co-published by Oxford University Press and the National Association of Social Workers.

The information presented on this site is intended for educational purposes only. Neither the featured speakers, nor the Scleroderma Foundation, nor Starlight Productions ( the producers of these videos) suggest, recommend or endorse any specific treatment for any individual. Patients are advised consult their own health care providers for treatment options.

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