Faculty Profiles

Diann E. Cameron-Kelly

Associate Professor and Department Chair
Social Work

Social Work Building Room 305
516.877.4426
516.877.4392
KELLY5@ADELPHI.EDU
http://​home.​adelphi.​edu/​~ke17752/​diannkelly/​

General Information

Diplomas/Degrees

Diplomas/Degrees

PhD, Fordham University, Graduate School of Social Service (2002)

MSW, Fordham University, Graduate School of Social Service (1994)

BA, Temple University, School of Communications & Theater (1986)

Licenses and Certifications

Licenses and Certifications

June, 1994 to present Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW), #049002-1
New York State Department of Education, Albany New York

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

April, 1996 to August 2002    

Director, Counseling Programs

The Albert G. Oliver Program, New York, New York

Overview: Directed a $1.2 million initiative for gifted and talented minority youth attending top-tier accredited independent schools across the country.  The program, staffed by educators, counselors and social workers, addressed the psychological, social, and educational needs of gifted and talented adolescents through assessment, crisis counseling and outreach; substance abuse assessments and violence prevention groups.

June, 1994 to April, 1996         

Program Director, Specialized Foster Boarding Programs

Richard Allen Center on Life, New York, New York

Overview: Managed the service delivery for over 200 foster care cases; provided oversight of assessment and diagnosis, treatment planning service coordination and court preparation; secured funding for program sustainability, and facilitated staff training and development.

Personal Statement

Personal Statement

Social Work is a noble profession. It is filled with many rewards, and countless memories of lives positively transformed. Learn more about the profession and how you can be an agent of change. Contact Adelphi's School of Social Work, or contact the National Association of Social Workers. This, above all others, is truly the "toughest job you'll ever love!"

To contact me immediately, email at Kelly5@adelphi.edu.

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