Kim Davidson
Social Work
College of Arts and Sciences
Homelessness Services, Leadership, Trauma Informed Care, Motivational Interviewing, Harm Reduction, Advocacy
Courses Taught
SWK 303: Human Behavior and the Social Environment I
SWK 304: Social Work Practice l
SWK 306: Human Behavior and the Social Environment II
SWK 353: Field Seminar I
SWK 354: Field Seminar ll
WGS 101: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies
Research Interests
Women, Homelessness, Field education, Trauma informed care, Harm Reduction

Master’s of Social Work from the University of Illinois at Chicago


Kim is currently a full-time professor of Social Work. She also has 15 years of direct service experience within the homelessness services system. She previously spent seven years as the Clinical Services Director of Deborah’s Place, and has also provided oversight to supportive housing and drop-in services. In addition, she provided leadership to the Service Providers Commission and other committees/workgroups within the Chicago Continuum of Care.

Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Office Hours
By appointment
Main Campus
Curriculum Vitae
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