DSW Members Programs

Barry University

Ellen Whiteside McDonnell School of Social Work

The DSW Program is designed to provide MSW practitioners with a practice focused degree that elevates their capacity for leadership roles within the profession. The DSW Program provides students with expertise knowledge and skill in trauma informed and trauma responsive social work practice, service delivery, and administrative leadership. Students are also prepared to become producers and disseminators of practice based knowledge for both the professional practice community through peer-reviewed venues (i.e. conference presentations, publications, etc.) and schools of social work.

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  • Miami Shores, Florida
  • Private, Non-Profit
  • Doctorate in Social Work (DSW)
  • OnlineProgram Only
  • Part-time Enrollment Only
  • 12 Students or More
  • No
  • Yes, with a cut-off score
  • Yes, MSW required
  • Yes

Substantive Research Areas of Faculty

  • Addiction/Substance Use
  • Adolescent and Youth Development
  • Aging/Gerontology
  • Child Welfare
  • Children & Families
  • Community Practice/Macro Practice
  • Corrections/Criminal Justice/Restorative Justice
  • Disaster Response
  • Family Violence
  • Gender
  • Immigrants, Refugees & Displaced Persons
  • LGBT Issues & Services
  • Mental Health
  • Military/Veterans' Issues
  • Organizations, Management & Administration
  • Poverty/Disadvantaged Populations
  • Race and Ethnicity
  • School Social Work
  • Social/Economic Justice
  • Social Welfare Policy
  • Social Work Education
  • Social Work Practice

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