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Karin Elliott Brown

Social Work

Office: Administration, Rm. 709
Phone: (323) 343-3820
Fax: (323) 343-5653
E-mail: kbrown5@calstatela.edu




INTRODUCTION

Dr. Brown joins us after having served as a faculty member at UCLA. Her diverse background as a group therapist, medical social worker and clinical supervisor will enhance our programs in social work. Dr. Brown is currently the Director of the School of Social Work.

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TEACHING INTERESTS

Clinial Practice with Children, Youth, Women and Families; Culturaly Competent Social Work Proactice; Womens Issue in Social Welfare; Bio-Phycosocial Assesment; Institutional Racism and Poverty

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RESEARCH

Current research interests include social support and psychosocial adjustment to chronic life stress and self-help and empowerment in ethnic-minority communities.

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EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

PhD Social Work & Psychology 1990

MA Social Psychology 1988

MSW Interpersonal Practice with Families & Groups 1986

BSW Human Service Studies: Social Work 1984

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