Amy Dennis, L.C.S.W.
Assistant Professor MSW Assistant Director of Field Education
Office Phone: (951) 552-8362 E-mail: email@example.com Office Location: James 376 Office Hours:
|L.C.S.W.||Social Work||University of Texas at Arlington||2011|
|B.A.||Sociology||California State University San Marcos||1997|
Grief and Loss Specialist
Certified Childbirth Educator & Doula-UCSD
Grief and Loss
Direct Social Work Practice
Advanced Social Work Practice
Field Practicum (Generalist)
Field Practicum (Advanced Clinical)
Mental Health First Aid
Empirically-Based Approaches for Treating Adults with Severe Mental Illness
Mandatory Reporting Measures
Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests
Housing First Model for chronic homelessness
Faith integration in the Field Practicum setting
Wrongful conviction and chronic mental health conditions
Internet gaming disorder prevention, identification, and treatment
Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
Keller Independent School District
Research, Presentations, & Publications
2009-Research Support Specialist. Using Animal Assisted Therapy in Group Treatment. Gathered and defined data within the study to measure the effectiveness of using AAT in a groups setting. Administered standardized testing instrument to participants. Collected data to gain insight into usefulness of measures being used. Conducted Group Therapy with AAT.
2010-Research Support Specialist. Financial training for Exonerees awaiting compensation: A case study. Performed interviews of Exonerees. Administered testing instruments to participants.
Church Membership & Activities
Community Service & Involvement
HomeAid Inland Empire-Essentials for Young Lives; Full Bellies-Warm Hearts
The Innocence Project
The Homeless Count
Advocate/Lobbyist on behalf of Exonerees for compensation and resources post-release.
Master of Social Work Accreditation
Interests & Hobbies
I enjoy traveling, the beach, and being outdoors with my husband, our three beautiful children, and our dog.
The greatest among you shall be your servant. Matthew 23:11