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 (120)

Renee Michelsen

Renee Michelsen

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Northeast Regional Coordinator Field Education Virtual Academic Center

Major health care systems expert, focusing on palliative care and hospices

Community and Family Services Adults Aging Healthy Aging

Samuel Mistrano

Samuel Mistrano

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work

Policy practice expert, specializing in the creation of affordable workforce housing.

Non-profits and Philanthropy Community, Organization, and Business Innovation Housing

Michalle Mor Barak

Michalle Mor Barak

Dean's Professor of Social Work and Business

Social work and management expert, focusing on global workforce diversity

Global Inclusive Workplace Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace Social Work and Business Inclusion and exclusion of women and minorities in workplace Support systems in crisis situations Organizational Management Work-family balance Corporate Social Responsibility & Employee Engagement

Brittani Morris

Brittani Morris

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Field Education

Clinical Assistant Professor focused on adults, children, adolescents, and families.

Burnout Prevention Field Instruction Online Pedagogy Mental Health Recovery Social Work Adults and Healthy Aging Social Work Education Direct Practice Services Program Management Clinical Supervision Program Development

Richard Newmyer

Richard Newmyer

Senior Lecturer of Social Work Virtual Academic Center

Senior Lecturer specializing in administration, facilitation, community organizing, governmental relations, social advocacy, and fundraising

Strategic Planning Facilitation Leadership Management Administration Transition Age Youth Homelessness Social Development / Policy Social Advocacy Governmental Relations Community Organizing Fundraising Social Work

Dorothy Nieto Manzer

Dorothy Nieto Manzer

Lecturer of Social Work

Dorothy Manzer is an expert in trauma-focused cognitive behavior therapy and managing and adapting practices.

Solution-Focused Therapy Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy Children and Families Managing and Adapting Practices

Jan Nissly

Jan Nissly

Clinical Assistant Professor of Social Work

Jan Nissly's work is focused on disaster, stress and trauma, coping and workforce issues.

Employee Well-being Workforce Development Adult Mental Health Stress and Trauma Crisis Intervention Military Social Work Program Evaluation

Sharon O'Neill

Sharon O'Neill

Director Family Nurse Practitioner Program Clinical Associate Professor Dept. of Nursing at the School of Social Work

Nursing expert, with a penchant for health care regulatory law.

Coronavirus Healthcare Public Policy Children's Health COVID-19

Aimee Odette

Aimee Odette

Senior Lecturer of Social Work Virtual Academic Center

Senior Lecturer focused on children, youth, and families.

Social Work Education Children, Youth and Families Social Work

Hans Oh

Hans Oh

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Hans researches the social determinants and health correlates of psychotic experiences.

Psychotic Experiences Psychiatric Epidemiology Korean American Health

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