Indiana University for undergrad and grad, Capella University Doctoral Studies.
Teaching and Research Interests
Practice, HBSE, Diversity, Gerontology, Child Welfare, Interviewing Skills. Historical trauma specific to Native Americans, forensic social work and adoption issues.
Fields of Study
Family and children, distance education for social work, hospice, effect of historical trauma on Native Americans.
Major Research Projects
Social Work interventions for special needs adoptees and their families.
Work with teen parents, adolescent residential care, foster care coordination, adoptive home studies, facilitation of adoption searches, executive director of an adoption/foster care agency, home-based services, corrections and hospice.