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 (113)

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

Iris Gonzalez

Iris Gonzalez

Senior Lecturer of Social Work

Iris Gonzalez is a Senior Lecturer of Social Work in the Department of Adults and Healthy Aging

Barth Syndrome Mental Health

Kim Goodman

Kim Goodman

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Field Education

Clinical Associate Professor focused on adults, healthy aging, and behavioral health.

Social Work Education Adults and Healthy Aging Mental Health Counseling Cancer and Women Oncology Lgbt Community Mind-Body-Spirit Medicine Social Work

Daniel Hackman

Daniel Hackman

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Examines the role of early experience and the psychological and biological factors that contribute to disparities in health and development.

Benjamin Henwood

Benjamin Henwood

Associate Professor of Social Work

Expert on housing and integrative support for homeless individuals

Serious Mental Illness Housing First, homelessness, permanent supportive housing Integrated behavioral and primary healthcare

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