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Social Work
African and African American Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
I have worked in the Social Service field for over 20+ years. I earned my undergraduate degree in Communications in 1988 from Wilberforce University and earned my Master’s degree in Social Work in 2001 from The University of Chicago. In these years in the Social Service field I have served a wide range of underserved populations. I have expertise and extensive experience in individual/group counseling/therapy, workshops, trainings, consulting and program/curriculum development
Courses Taught
SWK 200: Intro to Social Work
SWK 250: Issues in Social Service Delivery
SWK 250: Social Work Issues and Delivery Models/African American Males
SWK 304: Practice I
SWK 305: Practice II
SWK 314: Social Work Advocacy
SWK 327: Social Work with Families
SWK 328: Social Work with Groups
SWK 353: Field Seminar I
SWK 354: Field Seminar II
SWK 356: Practicum II
AFAM 200: Intro to African/African American Studies
Research Interests
African American Fathers Diabetes, Youth, Headstart

Wilberforce University (BA) The University of Chicago (MA)

Selected Publications

IMAGES: A Collection of Poetry featuring poems by D. Maurice Waddell Volume 1 is available on and

DONSONGS: An Anthology of Literary Sound Volume 2 is available on

365: Imprints of a Beautiful Mind 
Volume 3

5500 North Saint Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Office Hours
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Main Campus
Curriculum Vitae