Tara McLendon, PhD, MSW

  • Associate Professor in the School of Social Work at Northern Kentucky University

Tara McLendon, PhD, MSW is an Associate Professor in the School of Social Work at Northern Kentucky University. She earned an MSW from the University of Kansas in 1993 and worked in community mental health for many years before joining the faculty at NKU in 2010. She has worked with law enforcement agencies in northern Kentucky since 2016 to develop Police Social Work programs.

Sessions

  • Working with Interns & Schools of Social Work

    The session will focus on integrating social work interns into law enforcement agencies and building relationships with school corporations and faculty. The panelists will cover how to start integrating interns and elaborate on student requirements that must be met including, supervision, direct hours, and competencies. The group will also discuss department and university policies to […]