• Associate Professor, College Of Social Work
  • Associate Professor of Social Work (Tenured), College Of Social Work

Research Summary

Social Work Distance Learning, International Social Work, Participatory Community-Based Research; Refugee Trauma; Cross-Cultural Mental Health


  • Certificate in Global Mental Health: Trauma & Recovery, Harvard's Program for Refugee Trauma, HARVARD UNIVERSITY
  • Masters of Public Health (MPH), Quantitative Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, HARVARD UNIVERSITY. Project: Effectiveness of the Stay Alive HIV/AIDS Prevention Program in Kenya: An independent outcome evaluation of a life skills and empowerment program
  • Clinical Neuropsychology Specialization Training Program Certificate (2-yr), Neuropsychology, FIELDING GRADUATE UNIVERSITY
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Counseling Psychology, BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY. Project: A Sandy hospital hostage situation: The identification of factors that best predicted posttraumatic stress disorder and victimization symptoms in victims.
  • Master of Science (MS), Marriage & Family Therapy, BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY
  • Master of Social Work (MSW), Clinical Social Work, BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology, UNIVERSITY OF UTAH