Shelby L. Clark

Shelby L. Clark
  • LCSW, LSCSW, RYT-200
  • Doctoral Candidate

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Shelby has special interest in teaching courses related to trauma informed interventions and for MSW students on a clinical track. Shelby currently works under the direction of Dr. Becci Akin, on a federally funded, research collaborative. She is interested in research related to trauma informed practice, child welfare, social work administration, and contemplative practice.

Dissertation:  Exploring the Implementation of a Randomized Control Trial Testing a Loving-Kindness Meditation Intervention to Treat Secondary Traumatic Stress among Child Welfare Professionals