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Jenette Allen-McCombs, Ph.D., LMSW



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Doria Thompson

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The Department of Social Work invites you to a 30 minute presentation by Dr. Allen-McCombs

Dr. Allen-McCombs' areas of specialty are trauma-informed child welfare practice and alternatives to incarceration for adolescent felony offenders. Her research focuses on the implementation of organizational change within nonprofit child welfare agencies. Findings from her research were presented at a national social work conference.

Dr. Allen-McCombs has dedicated her career to assisting youth in crisis in a variety of settings from medical clinics to state and county district attorneys' offices. She has conducted several professional workshops that address issues facing at-risk youth.

Dr. Allen-McCombs received her doctorate from Stonybrook University.