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)

Lisa Kabot

Lisa Kabot

Lecturer of Social Work

Lisa Kabot is an adolescent and family social worker and has served as a program director residential and inpatient psychiatric settings.

Behavioral Problems Adolescent Social Work Family Social Work

Bo-Kyung Elizabeth Kim

Bo-Kyung Elizabeth Kim

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Elizabeth Kim is committed to research that seeks to reduce racial disproportionality endemic to the juvenile justice system.

Translation Research Delinquency/Violence Schools Children & Families Juvenile Justice Prevention Science

Sara Kintzle

Sara Kintzle

Deputy Director of the Center for Innovation and Research Research Associate Professor of Social Work

Sara Kintzle studies the experiences of individuals who have served in the military, and the transition from active duty to civilian life.

Military Transition Military Social Work Education National Guard Military Social Work Sexual Trauma in the Military Veteran Employment Diversity and Inclusion in the Military

Tracie Kirkland

Tracie Kirkland

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Department of Nursing

Adult and pediatric nurse practitioner

Occupational Health Retail Health Pediatrics Hydration and Glucose Regulation Corporate Health

Stacy Kratz

Stacy Kratz

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work

Dr Kratz focuses on the best and smartest ways to change everything, especially using the sport platform for social justice and peace.

Faculty Development Sport Social Work Sport for Social Justice and Peace Social Development/Policy Sport for Social Development United Nations Sustainabale Development Goals Grand Challenges for Social Work and Society Community of Practice Design Thinking Qualitative Research Design Substance Abuse Hiv/Aids Behavioral Health Addiction Professional Constructivist Grounded Theory Social Welfare Policy and Advocacy Refugee Mental Health and Resilience

Helen Land

Helen Land

Associate Professor of Social Work

Helen Land focuses on how culture, gender, stress, coping, and spirituality affect physical and mental well-being in vulnerable populations,

Health Spirituality Gender Social Work Education Social Work Culture Stress Coping and Resilience Mental Health

Jungeun Olivia Lee

Jungeun Olivia Lee

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Jungeun Olivia Lee focuses on a relationship among SES, adverse childhood experiences, substance use, and its comorbid mental health.

SES Childhood Adversity Life Course Human Development Substance use

Jenebah Lewis

Jenebah Lewis

Clinical Assistant Professor of Social Work Field Education

Clinical Social Worker focused on adults and healthy aging, experienced in integrated behavioral health.

Jennifer Lewis

Jennifer Lewis

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work

Integrated health and mental health expert, focusing on HIV, suicide prevention, stress, trauma and resilience.

Psychotherapy Mental Health Adults and Healthy Aging Health

Karen Lincoln

Karen Lincoln

Associate Professor of Social Work

Dr. Lincoln's research focuses on stress, aging, and mental health disparities

Alzheimer Disease Minority Health Social Networks African American Families Social Work Social Support Stress and Coping Caregiving

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