PhD, University of Denver
ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH INTERESTS
- individual, couples and family therapy
- addressing power, privilege and oppression in therapeutic work
- social justice in couples, families and society
Professor Lynn Parker is a clinical social work practitioner, family therapist, researcher, educator and author.
A direct practice specialist with more than 30 years of experience, she studied with nearly all the founders of the family therapy field. Her book, Transformative Family Therapy: Just Families in a Just Society, was published in 2008.
Parker provides AAMFT-approved clinical supervision and is a faculty member at the Denver Family Institute. At GSSW, she is program coordinator of the certificate in couples and family therapy, and she teaches a wide range of clinical social work courses, as well as a course on global relations and poverty in Mexico.