Tom Mclaughlin

Core Faculty
College of Social and Behavioral Health
Barbara Solomon School of Social Work
Ph.D. Social Work

I have a PhD in social welfare policy, an MSW in macro social work practice. I have been teaching and mentoring students for the past 20 years. I live on a small island off the coast of Portland, Maine.


PhD, Union Institute and University

MSW, University of New England

Awards / Honors

Fulbright scholar, US Department of State, 2007

Visting professor, Nitte University, 2020


Mclaughlin, T. (2022). Additional Income Support Buffers The Demand for Child Protection Services at The Municipality Level. International Journal of Social Welfare.

Mclaughlin, T. Reverse Consumer Preference: A Case Study of Indian and American Shift towards Locally Produced Beverages, . Interscience


McLaughlin, T. A. (2018). Emerging workforce issues in the United States. Nitte University, Nitte, India

McLaughlin, T. A. (2017). Key note presentation. West Virginia Coaltion to End Homelessness