The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

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The University of Tennessee College of Social Work:
Our mission is to educate and train persons for professional practice and for leadership
roles in the social services and in the social work profession.


Charles Glisson, who established the Children’s Mental Health Services Research Center in the College of Social Work, has received the 2013 Ruth Knee-Milton Wittman Award for Lifetime Achievement in Health and Mental Health Practice. Dr. Charles Glisson is Chancellor’s Professor, University Distinguished Professor, and his work on developing and testing strategies for assessing and improving mental health, child welfare and other youth and family serving organizations has been continuously funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for 25 years.



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