PhD, University of Washington
MSW, University of Michigan
Child abuse and neglect
Social work education
Generalist practice (MSW)
Clinical practice (MSW)
Research methods (MSW)
2004. College of Social Science Alumni Outstanding Teaching Award
1998. Outstanding Alumnus Award, MSU School of Social Work
1996-1998. Child Welfare Fellow, University of California - Berkeley
1996. Service to Children Award, in Recognition of Outstanding Efforts on Behalf of Our Community's Children. Child Abuse Prevention Services, Lansing.
1991-1993 Fellow. Zero to Three/National Center for Infants, Toddlers and Families, Arlington, Virginia (at MSU).