Education

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

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
    (1998)
  • vWho's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
    (1997)
  • Who's Who of American Women
    (1995)
  • Who's Who in the Helping Professions
    (1991)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • National Association of Social Workers(NASW)