The University of St. Thomas

School of Social Work

Carey Winkler, MSW, LICSW

Director of BSW Field Education, Clinical Faculty
Phone: 651-962-5815
Fax: 651-962-5819

2115 Summit Ave. 
St. Paul, MN  55105

Office Location: SCB 215

    Office Hours for SPRING 2012:  Tuesdays 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Committees and Positions:

    • BSW Field Committee, Chair
    • BSW Practice Committee
    • BSW Assessment Committee
    • Group Work Institute 
    • Allies Core Committee

    Courses Taught:

    • Junior Fieldwork in Social Work
    • Senior Fieldwork in Social Work
    • Working with Groups: Theory and Practice

    Academic Experience:

    • BSW College of St. Catherine 
    • MSW College of St. Catherine/University of St. Thomas

    Current Research Interests:

    • LGBT topics
    • Transgender experience
    • Supportive and evaluative supervision and management in social work
    • The use of mindfulness and embodied awareness in social work
    • Group work

    Practice Experience

    • Jeremiah Program (2002-2008) 
    • Supervision & Management 
    • Case Management 
    • Individual Counseling 
    • Program Development 
    • Program Evaluation 
    • Group Facilitation 
    • Group Facilitation Training 
    • Field Instruction 
    • Database Development & Management
    • Early childhood education

    Publications & Presentations:

    • McPartlin, Theresa Kelly and Winkler, Carey. (March, 2010). “Core Competencies: Getting Everyone on the Same Page Workshop presented at the 2010 Annual Conference of the Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors, Atlanta, Georgia.
    • Carlson, Cara and Winkler, Carey. (June 2010). “Supervision in the Coming Decade: Using Embodied Awareness and Beginning Mindfulness Practices within the Context of Supervision.” presented at the 2010 Annual National Association of Social Workers – Minnesota State Conference, St. Paul, Minnesota.

    Consultation Experience:

    • Co-founder and active member of a social work consultation group

    Association Memberships & Affiliations:

    • NASW - National Association of Social Workers 
    • BPD – The Association of Baccalaureate Program Directors
    • Minnesota Board of Social Work - Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

    Other Activities:

    • Private Supervision Practice – provide supervision towards licensure