|Name:||Dr. Daria V. Hanssen|
|Title:||Associate Professor/Director Social Work Program|
|Office Location:||Dyson 384|
|Extension:||(845) 575-3000 ext. 2970|
Ph.D. Social Work, Hunter College School of Social Work Graduate Center, City University New York
Licensed Clinical Social Worker in NYS 1996
Joined the faculty in 2001 as an Assistant Professor and Director of the Social Work Program after several years of higher education experiences at State University of New York at New Paltz, as well as Marist College. She received her Ph.D. from Hunter School of Social Work The Graduate Center of City University of New York, the MSW from Florida State University and BA in Social Welfare and Sociology from Florida Atlantic University. Her practice experience has primarily focused on work with children and families in child welfare, mental health and family preservation. In addition to direct service practice, she has served as an administrator, program planner, and consultant to programs serving at-risk children. She has taught a variety of courses across the curriculum in particular Social Service Theory and Practice and Social Research Methods. Research interests include evaluation of practice interventions with children and families.
Research and practice related to social work education, child welfare, mental health services and medical social work, and leadership development and feminism.
Hanssen, D. & Epstein, I. (2006). “A black box study of intensive family preservation services: “Utilizing “Clinical Data Mining” to unpack interventions and service patterns.” Family Preservation Journal, 9, 7-22.
Issues in the field of child welfare and mental health. Intervention analysis in the fields of child welfare and mental health.
National Association of Social Work
NYS Social Work Education Association
Hanssen, D. (November 2010). Maternal Mental Illness: The Feminist Perspective Empowers and Promotes Social Justice.43rd Annual New York State Social Work Education Association Conference, Saratoga Springs, NY, November 2010.