assistant professor of social work social welfar resume example with 17+ years of experience

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Analytical researcher and Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with over 15 years of progressive experience providing mental health services and conducting health disparities research with historically marginalized populations, particularly LGBTQ older adults experiments. Successful at implementing research strategies and evaluating studies to improve health and well-being. Strong background in qualitative and quantitative research with 10+ years of expertise with Dr. Karen Fredriksen-Goldsen's Caring and Aging with Pride: National Health, Aging, and Sexuality/Gender Studies (NHAS), Including Innovations in Dementia Empowerment and Action (IDEA) RCT.

  • Perform systematic literature reviews to include identifying, reviewing, synthesize extant literature to highlight and articulate gaps in research knowledge.
  • Intervention design and developing, managing study protocols.
  • Development and submission of grant proposals.
  • Preparation and presentation of research findings at local, national, and international scientific and community meetings.
  • Experience with Aging with Pride: IDEA randomized clinical trial (RCT)
  • Project Management and Multi-Tasking
  • Works Well Independently and Collaboratively
  • Technology-Based Learning Tools
  • Writing Grant Proposals
  • Literature Reviews
  • Research Publication and Report Writing
  • Design and Evaluation of Interventions
  • Caring and Aging with Pride: IDEA (RCT)
  • Experiment Protocol Development
  • Survey and Realtime Psychophysiological Measurement Protocol Development and Implementation
  • IRB Protocol Development and Management
  • Outstanding Written and Oral Communication
  • Able to Clearly Articulate Complex Technical Information to Non-technical Audiences
  • Stata, SPSS, Other Statistical Software
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong Quantitative Data Analysis Skills
  • Secondary Data Analysis
  • APA Format
Education and Training
University of Washington Seattle, WA Expected in 06/2015 Ph.D. : Social Welfare - GPA :
University of Washington Seattle, WA Expected in 06/2004 Master of Social Work : Clinical/Contextual Practice - GPA :
Seattle University Seattle, WA Expected in 06/2002 Bachelor of Arts : Honors Psychology - GPA :
Green River Community College Auburn, WA Expected in 06/2000 Associate of Arts : Liberal Arts And General Studies - GPA :
  • Certified Sexual Minority Specialist, Washington State - 2004
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker - 2007
Mid Atlantic Retina - Assistant Professor of Social Work & Social Welfar
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 07/2015 - Current
  • Integrated 10+ years worth of knowledge and experience working with LGBTQ populations across the lifespan and life course.
  • Developed curriculum in alignment with College of Social Work, CSWE, and NASW standards.
  • Created lesson plans and developed instructional materials covering diversity and social justice topics and learning objectives.
  • Developed content for online training using iPlan and iGuide software for Advanced MSW students in diversity and social justice (3 distinct, sequential courses).
  • Curricular Chair and instructor for foundational, bridge, and advanced specialist practice in diversity and social justice for MSW graduate students.
  • Develop and teach curricular content for advance practice with older adults, including interventions related to mental health, substance abuse, and dementia and Alzheimer's for MSW graduate students.
  • Mentor both graduate and doctoral students.
  • Served on or chaired multiple Qualifying Examination and Doctoral Dissertation Committees.
  • Evaluated and supervised student activities and performance levels to provide reports on academic progress.
University Of Washington School Of Social Work - Research Assistant
City, STATE, 01/2010 - 07/2015
  • Conducted qualitative and quantitative analysis on data assigned from Caring and Aging with Pride (CAP) research study.
  • Assisted with investigations and literature reviews to drive initiatives from a health equity perspective to support health and well-being of LGBTQ older adults.
  • Prepared reports, presentations and articles using Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.
  • Assisted in research for development of new approaches and processes to identify and reach historically marginalized populations, including LGBTQ older adults.
  • Generated reports and made recommendations based on research outcomes related to LGBTQ older adults.
  • Prepared documentation of research procedures and data gathered for dissemination to research staff and community partners.
  • Performed data entry tasks and utilized statistical analysis programs to find data trends.
Seattle Counseling Services For Sexual Minorities - Clinical Social Worker & HIV Specialist
City, STATE, 09/2004 - 09/2009
  • Diagnosed disorders according to DSM-IV criteria and used ICD-10 codes for documentation in outpatient community mental health settings.
  • Facilitated individual and group therapy sessions per week to solve problems, set and achieve goals and improve communication skills.
  • Coordinated psychosocial assessments, treatment plans and progress notes.
  • Served as agency liaison among other service providers, community organizations and government entities
  • Adjusted treatment plans with current interventions and progress updates.
  • Provided behavioral health care to clients with mental health, chemical dependency and HIV/AIDS illnesses.
  • Provided behavioral health care to clients with dementia spectrum/Alzheimer's disorders.
  • Maintained confidential case documentation.
  • Researched and developed program initiatives to better serve client population base.
  • Selected to mentor new interns on case management strategies, agency software and community services.
  • Compiled socio-psychiatric case histories to facilitate accurate diagnoses.
  • Conducted therapy, provided crisis intervention and educated LGBTQ clients and families.
  • Developed treatments and casework programs and interventions for average of 120 LGBTQ clients each month.
  • Wrote timely and accurate case notes to inform culturally sensitive interventions and follow-up for effective, successful case management.
  • Gave presentations to interdisciplinary team members, including clinical documentation and therapeutic observations of LGBTQ clients.
  • Helped clients navigate healthcare system and care options by educating on relevant subject areas and answering questions throughout treatment process.
  • Arranged for medical, mental health or substance abuse treatment services according to individual needs or court orders
  • Documented services and collected required data for evaluation.
  • Gathered community resources and coordinated referrals to obtain services.

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School Attended

  • University of Washington
  • University of Washington
  • Seattle University
  • Green River Community College

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  • Assistant Professor of Social Work & Social Welfar
  • Research Assistant
  • Clinical Social Worker & HIV Specialist


  • Ph.D.
  • Master of Social Work
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Associate of Arts

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