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Tara Veermane

Entered PhD Program in 2012


  • BA, Rutgers University - 2000
  • MSSW, Columbia University - 2001
  • PhD, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2017

Research Interests

  • Child/Adolescent Development
  • Parenting
  • Childhood Stress
  • Developmental Neuroscience


Courses Taught

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville College of Social Work

University of Tennessee Knoxville

Introduction to Social Work

Social Work Practice I (individuals)

Social Work Practice II (families and groups)

Senior Seminar


Recent Refereed and Invited Presentations

Council on Social Work Education, 2013, Childhood Stress Interventions: A Developmental Neuroscience Perspective for Social Workers.


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