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Office of Field Education Faculty and Staff

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Susie Ryder, LCSW, CAC I

Susie Ryder, LCSW, LAC
Director of Field Education


303-615-1091



sryder@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
202

Campus Box Number:
70


Directory Profile

Bio:

Areas of Research

I have been working in the field for 28 years. I have focused on children, adolescents and families. I have been a supervisor and administrator in a variety of settings. My expertise is in supervising Social Workers and Interns, training people in using Solution Focused Brief Therapy and in Suicide Prevention.


Biography

Susie Ryder, LCSW, LAC, MAC is the Director of Field Education at Metropolitan State University of Denver.  She received her Bachelor’s Degree from Oberlin College.  She received her Master of Social Work Degree at Smith College School for Social Work.  She worked for 7 years at Cleo Wallace Centers in various positions including Inpatient Social Worker, Residential Clinician, Inpatient Manager and Clinical Director.  Susie then continued her work with children, adolescents and families at Mental Health Partners for 16 years.  At Mental Health Partners, she was the Solution Focused Therapy trainer for the center for several years.  Her most recent job at Mental Health Partners was as the Senior Program Manager for the Prevention/Intervention and School Based Programs in the Boulder Valley and St. Vrain School Districts with oversight of 35 therapists.  She has been a Faculty Field Advisor, Admissions Reader, Integrative Seminar co-leader and Lecturer in the Continuing Education for Advanced Clinician program at Smith College School for Social Work. At MSU Denver, she has been an Associate Director of Field Education and a Clinical Field Faculty prior to her current role as Director of Field Education. She currently serves on the board of a Suicide Prevention program for adolescents and offers presentations in Boulder county on this topic.



Amanda Campbell, MSW, LCSW

Amanda Campbell, MSW, LCSW
Assistant Director of Field Education


303-615-1835



acampb56@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
202

Campus Box Number:
70


Directory Profile

Bio:

Areas of Research

Amanda is interested in work with under-served communities and promoting access to educational opportunities. She has a passion for field education within social work programs.


Biography

Amanda Campbell, MSW, LCSW earned both her BA in Psychology and MSW from the University of Denver.  Over the course of her career, she has worked in many settings including in residential treatment with adolescent girls, as a clinical vocational counselor for adults with disabilities and spent many years in the youth development space as a counselor/case manager, volunteer recruiter and program director for Denver Urban Scholars. She also worked as a social worker at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center and Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children. A consistent theme throughout her career has been advocating for access to services for underserved populations.

Amanda came to MSU Denver in 2013 and has served in multiple roles including affiliate Faculty Field Liaison, Clinical Field Faculty and currently, Assistant Director of Field Education – Placement Development and Support. Amanda is passionate about supporting social workers in their educational journeys and professional development. In addition to helping students navigate the field education program, she provides supervision to social work interns and social workers seeking licensure in the state of Colorado.

Outside of work, you will find her pounding the pavement in training for her next running race, exploring the mountains with her husband and two kids, and serving as a board member for Denver Kids.



Anne Kim, LCSW

Anne Kim, LCSW
Assistant Director of Field Education


303-605-7046



akim24@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
202

Campus Box Number:
70


Directory Profile

Bio:

Anne holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. Anne has 15 years of clinical social work experience in varies different setting, college counseling centers, elementary & middle school settings, hospital & hospice settings, community mental health centers, and residential program setting for teens. She has experience and training in CBT, DBT, Solution Focused therapy, Motivational Interviewing, ACT, Clinical Supervision, and Mindfulness. Anne’s favorite thing about working for MSU Denver is supporting students and faculty members.



Karina Benabe, MSW

Karina A. Benabe, MSW
Clinical Field Faculty


303-615-1862



kpacker3@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
202

Office Hours:

Fall 2019

Campus Box Number:
70


Directory Profile



Krystal Gutierrez, MSW

Krystal Gutierrez, MSW
Field Coordinator


303-605-5729



kgutie13@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
202

Campus Box Number:
70


Directory Profile



Cassie Mullin

Cassie Mullin
Field Coordinator - Data and Resource Management


303-615-2055



cmullin@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
202

Campus Box Number:
70


Directory Profile



Ann Sullivan, MSW

Ann Sullivan, LCSW, Ph.D.
Clinical Field Faculty


303-605-5928



asulli29@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
202

Office Hours:

Fall 2019

Campus Box Number:
70


Directory Profile



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