BRITTANI MORRIS is a licensed clinical social worker who has provided direct-practice services to adults, children, adolescents and families while utilizing an eclectic combination of treatment models to empower clients and help them toward recovery within community mental health settings. Morris also has been a clinical supervisor, program manager, trainer and field instructor for both employees and graduate students.
University of Southern California: M.S.W. 2003
Scripps College: B.A.
Areas of Expertise (11)
Mental Health Recovery
Adults and Healthy Aging
Social Work Education
Direct Practice Services
Industry Expertise (5)
Training and Development
Mental Health Care
Health Care - Providers
Health and Wellness
Teaching Institute for Faculty Teaching Online course
University of Southern California Center for Excellence in Teaching. Certified May 2020
Research Articles & Publications (4)
Phillips, E.S., Wood, G., Yoo, J., Ward, K., Hsiao, S., Singh, M. I., & Morris, B.
This article features an innovative course design that demonstrates how you can prepare students for their community based field placement experience.
Within this article you will see how Dr. George, Dr. Ford and myself explore the concept of social justice in relation to student bias and anxiety in community based placements. We explore the hesitations of students to engage with certain populations and what can be done from a teaching and field instruction perspective to support students.
Within this article you will learn about the innovative field course that has changed field education. Specifically, you will have access to both faculty and student perspectives.
Interviewee and contributing author regarding Virtual Field Practicum and how the actor script was adapted for the COVID-19 pandemic, along with tips for caring for ourselves, clients, and loved ones during this time