Undergraduate School University of Texas at Austin (1978)
Graduate School University of Texas at Arlington (1982)

Specialty Areas

Research Interest

  • Child and Adolescent research in the area of High Risk Adolescent mothers with Low Birth Weight infants and the incidence of depression
  • Infant mental health, development and low birth weight

Honors & Awards

  • Social Worker of the Year - Dallas, TX
    National Association of Social Workers-Dallas branch (2000)
  • Who's Who in the South and Southwest
  • vWho's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
  • Who's Who of American Women
  • Who's Who in the Helping Professions

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • National Association of Social Workers(NASW)