Dave (click above picture to see his photos )

Sowams Heritage Area Project

Native People of Warren, RI, during the Pre-colonial Contact Period

Warren Conservation Commission

West Wight Potter Community

Healthy City Fall River

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David S. Weed, Psy. D.


Local Historian

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West Wight Potter Sailor

Retired Community Psychologist


Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology, Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, Newton, MA, 1982.

M.Ed. in Community Mental Health Counseling, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, 1974.

B.A. in Psychology, Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, MI, 1969.

Current Position

Coordinator, Sowams Heritage Area Project

Previous Positions

Executive Director, Partners for a Healthier Community, Inc.
Coordinator, Healthy City Fall River
Government Center, Room 440
One Government Center
Fall River, MA 02722

Previous Position

Director of Community-Clinical Services,
Fall River Site Office
Massachusetts Department of Mental Health,
Dr. John C. Corrigan Mental Health Center.
49 Hillside Street, Fall River, Massachusetts 02720.
(508) 235-7211
FAX (508) 235-7346

Previously licensed as a Psychologist in Massachusetts, No. 3181

Former member of:
The Society for Community Research & Action (SCRA)
Division 27 of the American Psychological Association

Community Activities

Partners for a Healthier Community - Fall River
Citizens working together to improve the health of residents of Fall River, Somerset, Swansea and Westport, Massachusetts

Warren Conservation Commission
The Warren Conservation Commission is an appointed committee that advises the Town of Warren on matters that pertain to the conservation of open space and shore access for the public.


Healthy City Fall River - A Community Partnership, Mary Zahm (Ed.) Colloquia: conversations on Teaching & Learning, (2004) Fall River, MA: Bristol Community College, 125-136.

The Hazards of Leaving the Home Office: Consultation and Education for a Community Health Center, The Community Psychologist, (1994) 27(3), 37-40.

Health and Human Service Coalitions: Uniting City Services in a Common Mission, The Community Psychologist, (1988) 21(3), 30-31.

Providing Consultation to Primary Prevention Programs: Applying the Technology of Community Psychology, ERIC No. ED326773.

Organizing a community to prevent post traumatic stress disorder: The Taunton C.A.R.E.S. experience, Promotion of Mental Health, Vol. 5, Dennis R. Trent and Colin A. Reed (Eds.) (1995) Aldershot, England: Averbury.


For further information, e-mail Dr. Weed @ drweed@cox.net.

Revised 7/15/17