Social & Behavioral Science

Counselor of Year Pays Homage to WilmU

Counselor of Year Pays Homage to WilmU

Tammy Taylor, a counselor at South Dover Elementary School, is Delaware’s School Counselor of the Year. She started on her career path at Wilmington University, earning a B.S. in Behavioral Science in 2001. She continued her studies at WilmU, completing her master’s in Elementary and Secondary School Counseling in 2004. “Wilmington University was my top choice to complete my undergrad and […]

Shining a Light through Trauma-Informed Training

Shining a Light through Trauma-Informed Training

Faculty and students in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences are giving social services staffers the tools and techniques they need to help clients through trauma-informed training workforce development. Faculty and students in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences are giving social services staffers the tools and techniques they need to help clients […]

A Leader in Human Services

A Leader in Human Services

Dr. Allan Zaback, the recently named chair of Administration of Human Services at WilmU, is passionate about helping students reach their goals. That includes translating skills learned in the real world to the academic world. Dr. Zabak has more than 30 years of experience in Human Services with the State of Delaware. As director for […]

Dr. Mary Kay Keller Attends Research Conference

Dr. Mary Kay Keller Attends Research Conference

Sharing the latest findings in clinical and translational research helps social science professionals who are working in the community, including Wilmington University graduate students, said Dr. Mary Kay Keller, Chair of the Applied Family Science Program. She attended the ACCEL Community Research Exchange at the University of Delaware, which focused on accelerating research in behavioral and social […]

Student Group Walks to Support Mental Health

Student Group Walks to Support Mental Health

Each year, members of Wilmington University’s Psychology and Organizational Dynamics Student Association (POSA) support the National Alliance on Mental Illness, raising money by participating in NAMI Walk Delaware in May. But that’s not all the group does. Students have supported PAWS for People, taking therapy dogs to various WilmU campuses to raise awareness of the program that […]