PhD, University of Texas at Arlington
ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH INTERESTS
- mental health
- trauma intervention
- substance abuse
- American Indian child welfare
- program evaluation
Associate Professor Marian Bussey has developed collaborative program evaluation projects with three Denver agencies serving youth with mental illnesses, families with at-risk teens, and American Indian families.
She is the co-editor and author of several chapters in the book "Trauma Transformed," which examines empowerment approaches in trauma intervention.
At GSSW, Bussey teaches courses on mental health assessment, trauma, research and evaluation.