USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Los Angeles, CA, US

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The USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work is a leader in social work and nursing education and research. The school integrates the science of social work with real-world practice to improve the well-being of vulnerable individuals and communities and advance social and economic justice on a local, national and global scale.

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Rebecca Rebbe

Rebecca Rebbe

Assistant Professor of Social Work

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Child Protective Services child welfare practice linked administrative data Child Abuse and Neglect

Harmony Rhoades

Harmony Rhoades

Research Associate Professor

Harmony Rhoades's research centers on homelessness, housing, substance use, mental health, and other factors that influence health outcomes.

Mental Health Substance Abuse Hiv/Aids Health Homelessness Sexual and Gender Identity

Eric Rice

Eric Rice

Associate Professor of Social Work

Social work expert, focusing on community outreach, network science, and the use of social networking technology by high-risk youth

Artificial Intelligence for Social Good Homelessness HIV Prevention Application of social networking methods to social work research Social Network Theory Social Network Analysis Homeless youth Suicide Prevention Artificial Intelligence

Cynthia Rollo-Carlson

Cynthia Rollo-Carlson

Senior Lecturer of Social Work Virtual Academic Center

Ms. Rollo-Carlson is an expert in diagnosing and assessing mental disorders and substance abuse along with grief, loss and bereavement.

Religion/Spirituality Mental Health Grief, loss and bereavement Human behavior and the social environment Trauma, loss and suicide Military Social Work

Lily Ross

Lily Ross

Senior Lecturer of Social Work

Ms. Ross is a licensed clinical social worker, she has been working with children and families for more than 15 years.

Child Development Trauma Informed Care Clinical Social Work Mental Health with Children, Youth, and Families

Cynthia Sanchez

Cynthia Sanchez

Clinical Assistant Professor Dept. of Nursing at the School of Social Work

Women’s Health Working with underserved populations Health Equity Health Promotion Sexual Health Public Health

Erik Schott

Erik Schott

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work

Dr. Schott is a licensed clinical social worker and instructional designer/educational psychologist.

LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer) social work CBT (Coginitive Bahavorial Therapy) EMDR (Eye Movement Desentization & Reprocessing) HIV & AIDS Childhood Developmental Dirorders Couple Therapy (EFT) Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) pedagogy ADHD

Sara Schwartz

Sara Schwartz

Clinical Assistant Professor of Social Work

Dr. Schwartz blends methodologies from anthropology and social work to examine diverse social issues.

Qualitative and Mixed Method Research Philanthropy and Non-Profits Barriers to early HIV diagnosis and treatment Social Work HIV & AIDS Social Work Research

Michal Sela-Amit

Michal Sela-Amit

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work

Dr. Sela-Amit specializes in child, youth and family social work.

Domestic Violence Children, Youth and Family

Melissa Singh

Melissa Singh

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Field Education

Melissa Singh is a Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Pharamaceuticals Online Pedagogy Social Work Field Instruction Non Profit Management Social Justice and Equal Rights Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace Hospice and Palliative Care Healthcare Administration Innovation & Creativity Equity Diversity & Inclusion Mental Health Recovery Social Work Education Enviornment

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  • Education/Learning
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  • Professional Training and Coaching
  • Program Development
  • Public Policy
  • Research
  • Social Services