Felicia W. Sy
2115 Summit Ave, St. Paul, MN 55105
Courses taught in Spring 2014 at UST
Wednesday 1:30 - 3:30 pm, Thursday 11:30 - 1:00 pm, Saturday 12:00 - 1:00 pm
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Publications and Presentations:
· Jenson, J. M., Dieterich, W. A., Rinner, J.R., Washington, F., & Burgoyne, K.E. (2006). Implementation and design issues in group-randomized prevention trials: Lessons from the Youth Matters public schools study. Children & Schools, 28(4), 207-217.
· University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth, MN 2006, Guest Lecturer. Topics: Contemporary Race Relations in the U.S., Multiethnic Placement Act of 1994, Interethnic Adoption Provisions 1996, Multiculturalism in Social Work Practice.
· College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, MN April 2001, Toe the White Line: Blacks at Predominately White Institutions of Higher Learning, Challenges and Protocols for Promoting Success
· College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, MN, February 2002, Seeing You Seeing Me An educational workshop that uses drama as a tool for examining the complex roles and relationships unique to college campuses and the sometimes invisible arm of racism that effects our interactions together. “Seeing You Seeing Me” provides a platform for discussion and examination of this controversial topic and concrete suggestions for making transformation visible in our lives, classrooms, and campus community.
· National Foster Parent Association, May 2000, Family Alternative’s Kids Capacity Initiative: The Strengths Perspective in Treatment Foster Care
· Minnesota Conference on Social Work Education, October 1999, Innovative Approaches to Human Behavior in the Social Environment: Learning Through Dramatic Interpretation
· Dr. Sy combines mindfulness based social work practice and intercultural theory in her work training direct practitioners to work with diverse populations at private agencies throughout the Twin Cities Metropolitain area.
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