Mary is at Lesley because she enjoys helping students discover their passions and then coaching them in how to research those ideas and then express their own connections through writing and speaking.
Professional Title: Senior Lecturer
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: Social Work and Human Services-Therapy, Supervision and Administration—emphasis on trauma, attachment, substance abuse and family dynamics
Area of Work and Concentration at Lesley: I teach primarily in the Learning Community-Bachelors(LCB) program but have done many different courses in the Human Services and Human Development areas and Writing.
Representative List of Recent Courses Taught: Various courses within the Learning Community-Bachelor’s(LCB), as well as Lives in Context, Child, Adolescent and Adult Lifespan, Substance Abuse, Family Therapy
Education: BA, College of the Holy Cross; MSW, Boston College
Fun Facts: I have adopted two daughters from the Department of Children and Families who teach me more about my work and me than any other form of training or workshop!
I am a passionate advocate for students developing a strong academic spoken and written voice so that they can change the world!
Tuition and Fees
Credit Toward Graduate Education - Lesley Dividend
Foreign Language Studies
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The Child Homelessness Initiative
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