Title IV-E Staff
Lenda has worked in the School of Social Work for ten years. For the past eight years, Lenda has worked for the IV-E program as a field trainer for staff in the Division of Children and Family Services (DCFS). Lenda’s responsibilities include (partial list): reviewing samples of caseworker’s written documentation; assisting with case consultation; accompanying and observing caseworkers in interactions with children and families in the field; training development and design; and providing in-service training to various county DCFS offices. Lenda has a Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Arkansas and is currently attending the MSW program. She is interested in confronting issues contributing to poverty, social and economic injustice and oppression.