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Dean Karen Sowers pins DSW graduate Carolyn Neiswender

Carolyn Neiswender

Entered DSW Program in 2014.

Program Completion: May 2015

Capstone Title

A Randomized Pilot Study of the Effectiveness of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) for Depressed Nursing Home Residents

Short Bio
Carolyn Neiswender, DSW, LCSWCarolyn Neiswender

Carolyn Neiswender holds a Doctor of Social Work (DSW) in Clinical Practice and Leadership from the University of Tennessee. She currently is Provider Relations and Outreach Manager for Kid One Trasport in Birmingham, AL. She interacts with physician offices and other medical and mental health providers in the 40 county catchment area served by the agency.

In addition, Neiswender is an adjunct instructor for the University of Alabama School of Social Work, teaching Models and Methos of Gerontological Social Work Practice.



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