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Susan Lindau - USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work. Los Angeles, CA, US

Susan Lindau Susan Lindau

Adjunct Professor | USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

Focused on adults and healthy aging with expertise in mental health for severe cases.

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Biography

SUSAN LINDAU is a licensed clinical social worker whose experience ranges from policy development for the Department of Health and Human Services to a private practice working primarily with severely depressed, chronically suicidal individuals and assignments supporting service members and their families. She has been teaching since 2006 in the Mental Health concentration, as well as the Military Social Work sub-concentration. She writes a blog, Therapist of Last Resort, and her novel Comfort Food (available as a Kindle download) is being read by several agents.

Education (3)

University of Southern California: M.F.A. 1990

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor: M.S.W. 1972

University of South Carolina: B.A. 1965

Areas of Expertise (10)

Self-reliance

Cultural Considerations in Treatment of Mental Illness

Chronic and Persistent Mental Illness

Borderline Personality Disorder

Severe Emotional Turmoil and Anxiety

Therapist of Last Resort

Military Families and Soldiers

Suicide

Families of Psychiatric Patients

Mindfulness

Industry Expertise (6)

Mental Health Care

Health Care - Services

Education/Learning

Health and Wellness

Health Care - Providers

Training and Development

Affiliations (1)

  • Research Board at UCLA, Member

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