Jay Joseph – Long Bio

THE GENE ILLUSION IN PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHOLOGY

Jay Joseph, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist practicing in the San Francisco Bay Area. Since 1998, he has published many peer reviewed articles and book chapters critically examining genetic theories and research in the social and behavioral sciences. His first book, The Gene Illusion: Genetic Research in Psychiatry and Psychology under the Microscope, was published by Algora in 2004. His second book, The Missing Gene: Psychiatry, Heredity, and the Fruitless Search for Genes, was published in 2006 by Algora. His most recent book, The Trouble with Twin Studies: A Reassessment of Twin Research in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, is now available in paperback from Routledge. Please see his website for a complete publication list.