Social work

José Miguel Paez

Jose Miguel Paez
Full-time Lecturer
Email:
Phone:
(818) 677-4991
Office location:
SH 211

Biography

Education

  • (1996)  College of the Canyons, A.A. emphasis in Behavioral Sciences
  • (1998) California State University of Northridge, B.A. Sociology emphasis in Social Welfare
  • (1999) California State University of Northridge, B.A. Psychology
  • (2001) University of Southern California, Masters of Social Work, emphasis Family and Children
  • (2007) Received License as a Clinical Social Worker

Courses Taught

  • SWRK 502 - Human Behavior and the Social Environment II
  • SWRK 503 - Psychosocial Assessment/DSM
  • SWRK 510 - Micro Practice I
  • SWRK 520 - Multiculturalism
  • SWRK 521 - Macro Practice I
  • SWRK 525 - Policy I
  • SWRK 601 - Advanced Micro Practice
  • SWRK 602 - Advanced Micro Practice
  • SWRK 630 - Trauma and Grief
  • SWRK 645 - Advanced Policy
  • SWRK 650G - Leadership
  • SWRK 650P - Social Justice and Family Therapy

 Selected Publications and Presentations

Committees

Chair Docs & Talks, Co-Chair Diversity Day, Co-Chair Lunch and Learn, member of Micro, Macro, Policy, and HBSE Sequence Committees, Fall Kick Off

Research and Interests

Postmodern Theory (Critical Race, Neo-Feminism, Marxism, Queer, Self-Efficacy, and Attachment theories,), Trauma and Restorative Justice, Social and Racial Justice, Intersectionality, Liberation and Transformative Based Social Work Practice, Examining social inequality and pursuing change efforts toward equity and peace.