Amy Fischer Williams, BA Psychology; MSW (University of Minnesota). Amy is certified as a Licensed School Social Worker by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.
Ms. Williams joined the department in Fall 2006 as an academic instructional staff member, having previously taught at the College of Menominee Nation. Her professional areas of interest include school social work practice, grant procurement, program evaluation, and vital involvement. Amy has taught Social Welfare Institutions, Interviewing Lab, Generalist Practice I & II, Interpersonal Skills, and Introduction to Social Work courses in the BSW curriculum. In the MSW level she has taught Human Behavior in the Social Environment, Generalist Social Work Practice, Skills Lab with Individuals, Families & Small Groups, and Field I: Foundations Social Work Field Practicum.
Currently, Amy serves as the Field Coordinator. She also served a 4-year term (2010-2014) as the MSW Collective Program Field Coordinator at time of substantial growth.
From 2002-2008, Ms. Williams served as grant evaluator at the College of Menominee Nation for the Native American Vocational and Technical Education Program (NAVTEP) Grant. In 2008 she was elected as the outside evaluator of Native American Career and Technical Education Program (NACTEP). The grant, funded by the U.S. Department of Education, is awarded to the College of Menominee Nation. CMN-NACTEP provides career and technical education programs for the greater Menominee, Oneida, and Stockbridge-Munsee tribal communities. Ms. Williams continues to serve in this capacity.
Her recent presentations include the 2010 Joint World Conference on Social Work and Social Development in Hong Kong, China and the 16th World Congress International Union Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES) in Kunming, China.
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