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Mike Foster - USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work. Los Angeles, CA, US

Mike Foster Mike Foster

Adjunct Lecturer Dept. of Adult Mental Health and Wellness | USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

Fredrick "Mike" Foster has had a 40+ year career in social work. He has done direct practice, administration, and field education.

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Education (2)

Whittier College: B.A., Psychology and Social Work/Sociology 1973

University of Southern California: M.S.W., Mental Health and Gerontology 1977

Areas of Expertise (4)

Aging and Community Multicultural Awareness Child Welfare Latino Culture

Industry Expertise (4)

Mental Health Care Education/Learning Health and Wellness Social Services

Accomplishments (1)

Outstanding Alumni Award (professional)

Whittier College Department of Sociology, Social Work and Anthropology, 2003

Affiliations (7)

  • NASW ; member
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker – State of California
  • El Monte School District Local Education Agency ; Community Advisory Board member
  • USC School of Social Work Latino Alumni Community Advisory Committee Founding Member
  • Whittier College Social Work Program Alumni Council and Advisory Board
  • Chair, NASW CA Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identification
  • Adoption Service Provider - State of California

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Event Appearances (5)

Co-Keynote Speaker

Noche de la Familia  USC School of Social Work

2011-05-01

The Personal Dimensions of Caregiving a Loved One with Alzheimer’s

Aliso Laguna Villa Assisted Living  

2008-12-01

Sex and the Older Adult

Field Instructor’s Symposium  

2008-02-01

Changing Trends in Adoption

Gladden Speakers Group  Glendale, CA

2019-05-21

Keynote Speaker

Phi Alpha Honor Society -  CSULB School of Social Work - Long Beach, CA

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