Tanya Rand, MSW, LICSW portrait

Tanya Rand, MSW, LICSW

MSW Field Weekend/Hybrid Cohort Coordinator
Degree
BSW, New Mexico State University
MSW, St. Catherine University - University of St. Thomas


Office
214 Summit Classroom Building - UST
Phone
(651) 962-5817
Mail
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave. SCB #201
St. Paul, MN 55105
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My interest in social work education and research is based on the continued pursuit of social justice, advancing the common good, and service across the life span. I have a strong commitment to lifelong learning and am passionate about the development of professional social work leaders. Undoubtedly, my greatest joy comes from mentoring, guiding, coaching, and empowering both students and field instructors.


Expertise / Research Interests

  • Grief and Ambiguous Loss
  • Group Work
  • Wellness, Stress and Burnout
  • Health Care Social Work Practice and Education
  • Gerontological Social Work Practice and Education
  • Clinical Field Education and Supervision
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Adult Learning Theory
  • Resiliency
  • Program Development
  • Curriculum Design

Selected Publications & Presentations

Erkkila, L. & Rand, T. (2013, June).  Understanding behavioral issues in adults with dementia.  Continuing Education Presentation at HealthEast Hospice-Pillars, St. Paul, MN.

Rand, T. (2009, April).  Preparing for the journey: When, how, and where to find help.  Community Presentation at the Minnesota American Parkinson Disease Association 2009 Spring Parkinson’s Conference, Roseville, MN.

Rand, T. (2013, August).  Motivational interviewing in healthcare.  Continuing Education Presentation at Bethesda Hospital - HealthEast Care System, St.Paul,MN.                                                          

Rand, T. (2014, October).  Self-care in helping professions. Managing stress and preventing burnout.  Presented to HealthEast Primary Clinic Clinics- HealthEast Care System, St. Paul, MN.

Rand, T., & St. George, C. (2012, August). Clinical social work in medical settings. Field Practice Institute- First Annual Summit on Emerging Issues in Social Work Practice. St. Catherine University/University of St. Thomas - School of Social Work, St. Paul, MN.


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

Fall 2018 Courses

Fall 2018 Courses
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J-Term 2019 Courses

J-Term 2019 Courses
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Spring 2019 Courses

Spring 2019 Courses
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