Accredited Health and Human Services Degree Programs

Health and Human Services incorporates a wide spectrum of health perspectives, including physical, emotional, financial and personal.

Many health care professionals recognize the importance of addressing health and wellness in its totality and are taking a holistic approach in their practice focusing on one or more of these areas of health and wellness. Touro University Worldwide offers multiple health and human services degree programs that focus on the mind, body and spirit for professional and personal development.

TUW’s Edith Neumann School of Health and Human Services is focused on delivering a solid professional education that fosters the well-being of community members and positions professionals to make positive contributions to society. Scholar-practitioners lead academic studies through an inclusive learning environment that delivers a high level of academic achievement and promotes real-world success.

Bachelor’s Health and Human Services Programs

Graduate Health and Human Services Programs


Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Denise Mayo

Dr.-Lewis

Background

  • Areas of expertise: childhood literacy, women in leadership, particularly as applied to minority or economically disenfranchised populations.
  • Published in several academic books and journals

Roles at TUW

  • Director of the Bachelor of Arts in Social Work Program
  • Professor of Social Work


Dr. Cherrie Dowdell

Dr.-Lewis

Background

  • Areas of expertise: HIV/disease prevention, infectious disease and education
  • Current member of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Global Rapid Response Team
  • Served as a firefighter in NAS Oceana for the U.S. Navy

Roles at TUW

  •  Adjunct Professor of Health Sciences, Edith Neumann School of Health Sciences


Dr. Darren Moore

Darren Moore

Background

  • Areas of expertise: Expert in the field of MFT including various positions at both the state and national levels. Research topics include but are not limited to obesity, weight loss, eating disorders, and fatherlessness. Extensive MFT teaching expertise MFT in a variety of modalities.
  • Publisher, reviewer and editorial board member of peer-reviewed journals
  • AAMFT Certificate of Leadership Recipient

Roles at TUW

  • Director of the Marriage and Family Therapy Masters Program
  • Associate Professor


Kaleena Prate

Kaleena Prate

Background

  • Areas of expertise: Community mental health, residential and private practice settings with a range of clients across the lifespan with emphasis on serving the underserved. Wealth of MFT teaching experience at graduate level in both online and campus delivery modes.
  • A licensed marriage and family therapist in the state of California with a Master of Science in Counseling with Marriage & Family Therapy Emphasis

Roles at TUW

  • Assistant Director & Coordinator of Practicum
  • Academic Affairs Committee member
  • Teaching faculty in MFT program

Touro University Worldwide is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). Touro College Los Angeles (Lander Campus) is a division of Touro University Worldwide.

For more information on WSCUC, visit www.wascsenior.org or write WSCUC at 985 Atlantic Ave., Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501.

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