The mission of the Institute is to promote knowledge, skills, and values in facilitating multi-purpose social work with groups and to strengthen and sustain the presence of group work in the School of Social Work. To fulfill its mission, members of the Institute engage in research, presentations, and consultation regarding social group work.
To increase the knowledge base and competency about group work.
To promote the use of groups to serve the needs of individuals, organizations and communities.
To collaborate with campus and community organizations and practitioners.
Kirsten Bright, Kathy Caron, Stacy Husebo, Carly Kryzer, Sandy Parnell (Co-Director), Emily Ross, Shelly Rottenberg (Co-Director), Carey Winkler
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