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Social work alumnus Albert Dabah discusses his very personal feature film, Extra Innings.

Social work alumnus Albert Dabah discusses his very personal feature film, Extra Innings.

Social work alumnus Albert Dabah discusses his very personal feature film, Extra Innings. At his first social work job, filmmaker and Barry University alumnus Albert Dabah was tasked with answering calls on a mental health hotline. The recent Brooklyn College-graduate received a call from a woman who was quoting lines from a Neil Young song and...

Barry University Thanks Mayor Daniella Levine Cava for Designating March 2021 as Social Work Month

Barry University Thanks Mayor Daniella Levine Cava for Designating March 2021 as Social Work Month

Across our university, the greater Miami area, and the country, the month of March has been a celebration of social workers and the services they provide to all segments of the population. Barry University is grateful to Miami-Dade County for honoring National Social Work Month and, specifically, to Mayor Daniella Levine Cava, whose own history as...

Congratulations on Dr. Levenson’s research grant funding a groundbreaking prevention project!

Congratulations on Dr. Levenson’s research grant funding a groundbreaking prevention project!

Dr. Jill Levenson, PhD, LCSW, Professor of Social Work at Barry University, is part of a research team that has recently received a $1.6 million, four-year research grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention! Under the leadership of Principal Investigator Dr. Elizabeth Letourneau of Johns Hopkins University, the Help Wanted...

With New Research, Social Work Students and Professor Advocate for Gender-Affirming Care

With New Research, Social Work Students and Professor Advocate for Gender-Affirming Care

A new paper published in the peer-reviewed journal Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity is giving voice to members of the trans community who suffer from gender dysphoria. “Beyond Diagnosis: ‘Gender Dysphoria Feels Like a Living Hell, a Nightmare One Cannot Ever Wake Up From'” is the work of Barry University...

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Message to BarryU

Message to BarryU

Written by Daryl Cambell, LCSW MSW Class of '17

Congratulations on your Retirement Dr. Catherine Waltz

Congratulations on your Retirement Dr. Catherine Waltz

We are BARRY thankful

Spring Remote Modality Notification

Spring Remote Modality Notification

After careful consideration, we will be offering all classes this Spring in a remote, but synchronous learning modality

Make Sure to Vote!

Make Sure to Vote!

A call to action: Voting is Social Work

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