Becky L. Thomas, MSW, LISW-S, Ph.D. Candidate

Becky L. Thomas, MSW, LISW-S, Ph.D. Candidate

Title: UA Lakewood MSW Coordinator
Dept/Program: School of Social Work
Office: 415D, Polsky Bldg.
Phone: 330-972-5682
Curriculum Vitae: Download in PDF format



  • March, 2015, Meeting Students Where They Are. 2015 BPD Annual Conference, Kansas City, MO.     
  • February, 2015, Career and Graduate School Information Fair. Kent, OH.
  • February, 2014, Career and Graduate School Information Fair. Kent, OH.
  • November, 2013, Women Veterans:  How to Effectively Meet their Needs. NASW Ohio Chapter, Region 2, Akron, OH.  
  • October, 2013, It’s what we do: The relationship and student success. 2013 Impact and Effectiveness of Developmental Relationships, The Mentoring Institute at UNM, Albuquerque, NM.    
  • September, 2013, Worker Safety: Potential Dangers & Protective Measures: Safety for Elders and Staff. Summit Count Elder Abuse Prevention Coalition, Akron, OH.
  • June, 2013, Personal Safety, NASW Ohio Chapter, Region 2, Akron, OH.                 
  • April, 2013, Safety in the Community & Verbal De-Escalation, First Things First Cross Systems Training, Akron, OH.                  


  • Ph.D. Candidate. Case Western Reserve University
  • M.S.W. Cleveland State University/University of Akron
  • B.A. Baldwin Wallace University


  • 7750:270 Diversity and Social Work             
  • 7750:401 Social Work Practice I
  • 7750:404 Social Work Practice IV                
  • 7750:405 Social Work Practice I Skills Lab     
  • 7750:421 Introduction to Field Experience      
  • 7750:427 Human Behavior and the Social Environment I       
  • 7750:441 Social Work Research II                                                                  
  • 7750:456 Social Work Practice in Health Services
  • 7750:480 Home visits: Safety  
  • 7750:480 Home Visits: Community                                             
  • 7750:480 Home Visits: Effective Assessments
  • 7750:622 Social Work Research Methods I
  • 7750:623 Fundamentals of Research II            
  • 7750:650 Advanced Standing Seminar           
  • 7750:675 Program Evaluation                                                             
  • 7750:685 Social Work Practice with Families and Children