School of Social Work
|Elaine Ragsdale Schott, Ph.D., LMSW
Ph.D., Michigan State University
MSW, University of Michigan
BSW, Bluffton College
Teaching at GVSU since: August 1987
389 C DeVos Center
Areas of Specialty
Field education; rural social work practice; school social work practice and organizational cultural competence; addressing needs of at-risk children; resilience and locus of control among rural and urban adolescent males; resilience among African American males; national and international service learning experiences for students; social welfare policy.
Former Board Member of Spectra, Family Outreach Center, GVSU Career Counseling Center, Halcyon, and Family Impact; Founder, Children's Problem Casegroup; Member, Inter-University Committee on School Social Work; Board Member, Baxter Community Center.
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