Marian Bussey

  • Biographical Description

    • Marian C. Bussey is Associate Professor Emerita with the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver. Dr. Bussey's research interests focus on the intersections between mental health, trauma, and substance abuse. Dr. Bussey's recent work includes serving as an author and co-editor, with Professor Emerita Judith Wise, for a book about empowerment approaches to transforming trauma. Her work has appeared in a variety of journals including Child Welfare, Children and Youth Services Review, Journal of Divorce and Remarriage, and Protecting Children. Dr. Bussey has worked to create collaborative program evaluation projects with three local agencies, serving youth with mental illnesses, families with at-risk teens, and American Indian families. She has taught MSW courses in trauma intervention, assessment of mental health in adults, social work history, and clinical theories.  Professional affiliations and awards: Member, Council on Social Work Education;  Member, National Association of Social Workers; Member, International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Member

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