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Field Instructors

2013 - 2014  Academic Year


Catholic Charities of Kansas City - St. Joseph, Inc.

Nicole McCrory, MSW

Coalition for Independence, Inc.

Mary Carter, MSW, CIRS


Teresa Johnston-Arndt, LMSW

DeLaSalle Charter High School
Rochelle DePriest, LCSW

Genesis School

Suzanne Rein

Good Samaritan Project

Blakely Adams, LMSW

Good Samaritan Society Olathe

Jea Castrop-May, LBSW

Jackson County Family Court

Penny Clodfelter, LCSW, LMSW

Jewish Family Services

Richard Odiam, LCSW, LSCSW and

Amy Breashears, MSW

Johnson County Department of Corrections

Dave Hall, MSW









Kansas City CARE Clinic

Jessica Droste, LBSW

Kansas City Rescue MIssion - Women's Center

Terri Bennett, LCSW, LSCSW, CCDP-D

Lifeskills Management Center, Inc., d.b.a. Skills to Succeed

Hal Bordy, MSW

Operation Breakthrough

Heidi Brake-Jones

Saint John Senior Behavioral Health Unit

Lindsey McEntee, LMSW

St. Joseph Medical Center

Rachael Cooper-Zimmermann, LMSW

Sunflower House

Jenny Stroup, LMSW

Synergy House

Rita Carr, MSW

The Children's Place

Cheryl Mann, LPC, LCSW



Avila's Social Work department thanks the 2013 - 2014 Field Instructors who are committed this academic year to teaching tomorrow's social work practitioners in their agency settings!  The Field Experience is what makes a social work major such a unique and respected professional helping degree. Our Field Instructors are one of our best resources for our students!  Thank you for your hard work and dedication!

Interested in being an Avila Field Instructor?  Contact Lindee Petersen Wilson for details at the number below or by email.