Clinical Social Work Expert 502147 CA(N)

Expertise Description

For over 20 years, my background in the field of Clinical Social Work has focused on children in foster and adoptive homes. My experience includes supervision of case loads of children and intake of children and prospective family. I have additional experience with treatment plans, orientations, and Permanency Planning. I have offered expert witness services with courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition for more than 5 years.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes working with adoption and foster care, review and assessing documentation regarding adoption and foster care in lawsuits, and making deposition and court appearances as needed to testify on cases.

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes working as a Social Worker, Social Work Supervisor, Program Director/Regional Program Manager, and Adjunct Instructor at several universities.


Degree Subject Institution
M.A. Clinical Social Work The University of Chicago; Chicago Illinois
B.A. Psychology University of California at Berkeley; Berkeley CA

Licenses Certifications

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
State Teacher Certification Board -State of Illinois -School Social Work

Awards & Affiliation

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Illinois Association of School Social Workers

Primary Affiliation

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)