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.

Experts (134)

Shannon Dunn

Shannon Dunn

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work

Clinical teaching expert, focusing on all levels of mental health, including treatment settings and outpatient programs.

Mental Illness Psychosis Schizophrenia Substance Abuse Personality Disorders Depression Anxiety Clinical Practice Supervision

Andrea Eastman

Andrea Eastman

Research Assistant Professor of Social Work

Eastman uses linked, administrative data to answer policy relevant questions concerning child protection and juvenile justice systems.

Annalisa Enrile

Annalisa Enrile

Clinical Professor of Social Work

Professor of social work at USC, training a generation of change makers; storyteller; anti-trafficking warrior; defender of women and girls.

Human Rights Anti-militarization Immigration Policy Sex Trafficking Migrant labor

Terence Fitzgerald

Terence Fitzgerald

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work

Clinical Associate Professor focused on policy, family and children, social inequality, and institutional racism.

Racism related to Public School & Higher Education Reproduction of Racism Male Gender Issues Social Development and Policy Social Work Education Social Work Children and Families Schools Race Class Issues Black Male Media Imagery Institutional Oppression

Marco Formigoni

Marco Formigoni

Senior Lecturer of Social Work Virtual Academic Center

Experienced in counseling, psychotherapy, adoption social work, community treatment, and program direction.

Adults and Health Aging Substance Abuse Behavioral Health Social Services Mental Health

Umeka Franklin

Umeka Franklin

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Field Education

Clinical Social Worker focused on children and families, experienced with military veterans for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Military Social Work Nephrology Social Work Social Work Education Psychiatric Social Work Children, Youth and Families Medical Social Work Traumatic Events Integrated Behavioral Health

Pam Franzwa

Pam Franzwa

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Field Education

Dr. Franzwa's expertise is in school social work, grief and loss, and domestic violence

Domestic Violence Social Work Education Social Work Grief and Suffering

Conrad Fuentes

Conrad Fuentes

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Field Education

Clinical Associate Professor with expertise in gang intervention and education.

Social Work Gang Prevention/Intervention Children, Youth and Families Latino Culture Social Work Education

Laura Gale

Laura Gale

Senior Lecturer of Social Work Virtual Academic Center

Teaches policy and clinical courses in the Community, Organization, and Business Innovation and Adults and Healthy Aging departments.

Nonprofit Organizations Family Services Child Welfare Adults and Healthy Aging Child and Adolescent Mental Health Social Work Education

Sarah Gehlert

Sarah Gehlert

Dean and Ernest P. Larson Professor of Health, Ethnicity and Poverty

Health Disparities Women's Health and Mental Health Community-based Participatory Research Adaptation to Illness and Traumatic Injury Transdisciplinary Research and Team Science Gene and Environment Interactions

Industry Experience (10)

  • Education/Learning
  • Elder Care
  • Health and Wellness
  • Health Care - Services
  • Mental Health Care
  • Professional Training and Coaching
  • Program Development
  • Public Policy
  • Research
  • Social Services