Ikenberg, Carin

PhD Student
Carin Ikenberg
Contact Information Areas of Interest and Expertise
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Child Welfare
  • Foster Youth Aging Out of Care
  • Interpersonal Violence
  • Prevention Assessments
  • Violence Against Women and Children

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Previous Education

  • BA in psychology, South University, Richmond, Virginia
  • MSW, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

Background and Professional Experience

Carin has taught honors social work classes and served as a guest lecture for the School of Social Work. Her career experience includes serving as the assistant to director of the Division of Family of Family and Children Services and as a advocate for children and families at the Georgia Center for Child Advocacy. She also has been a research assistant for social work faculty studying violence against children and women in Uganda and aging in African American older adults. She is the of numerous SSW scholarships, including the Washington, D.C. Policy and Advocacy Fly-In scholarship to attend the school’s inaugural Fly-In in March 2017.