Social Work
Holloway Hall

Vicki B. Root, D.Ed, MSW

Associate Professor


Office:  TETC 254-Q

Phone:  410-677-3948


Appointment Year:  2007


Courses Taught:

Advanced Practice with Individuals

Practice I

Practice with Families and Groups

Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Research/Practice Interests:

Spiritual Assessment

Cultural Competence

School Social Work

Institutions Attended:
D.Ed - The Pennsylvania State University
MSW - Temple University
BASW - Shippensburg University

Other Credentials:   
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, State of Delaware

Licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Social Work Examiners

Recent Additional Experience:
Director, Messiah College Social Work Program

Board of Directors, Bridge of Hope of the Greater Harrisburg Area

Evaluator, Center for Community and family Life, 2008 - present

Presentation Slides:

"Teaching Students through Culturally Responsive Education: An Action Research Study Drawing on Culture and Spirituality" Presented at: American Association for Adult and Continuing Education 59th International Conference: “ Leading and Learning: Meeting Today’s Challenges”, Clearwater Beach, FL

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