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Miriam Itzkowitz, MSW, LICSW

Clinical Faculty
Degree
BA, Grinnell College
MSW, University of Minnesota
Office
213 Summit Classroom Building - UST
Phone
(651) 962-5806
Mail
SCB 201
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave,
St. Paul, MN 55105

I hold a masters degree in social work from the University of Minnesota and a B.A. from Grinnell College. I teach junior and senior field seminars, working with students to link social work theory and practice. I serve as Social Work Supervisor at the William Mitchell Child Protection Clinic. I also maintain a private practice where I use an eclectic approach to individual, couples, and group therapy, incorporating cognitive, creative and holistic techniques to assist clients in sustaining authentic identities, coping with difficulties and overcoming trauma.


Expertise / Research Interests

  • Trauma Work
  • Perinatal Mental Health
  • Patterns of Attachment & Emotional Regulation
  • Sexuality & Identity Development

Selected Publications & Presentations

A Holistic Model of Parent Representation: The Work of the William Mitchell College of Law Child Protection Clinic (2015). St. Catherine University/University of St. Thomas School of Social Work salon.

Horowitz, Alan & Itzkowitz, Miriam (2011).  LGBTQ Youth in American Schools: Moving to the middle. Middle School Journal, 42(5), 32-38.

Gilgun, Jane, Ulrich, Miriam, & Itzkowitz, Miriam (2005).  Critical Discourse Analysis and Critical Race Theory: Racism directed toward adopted African-American children in the US.  Paper presented at the International Conference on Evaluation for Practice, Huddersfield, United Kingdom.


See curriculum vitae for full listing of publications, presentations, practice experience, and professional enagement


Summer 2018 Courses

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J-Term 2019 Courses

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