Kari Novak

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Part-Time Lecturer

Social Work

319 Marshall


[email protected]


Loyola University, Chicago, IL

  • Master of Social Work
  • Specialization in Child and Family Services

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Specialization in Peace and Justice
  • Diversity Certificate


  • Began teaching at Eastern Michigan University in 2020
  • Private Therapy Practice since 2015
  • Other previous professional experience in: Senior Services Elder Abuse Investigation, Department of Child and Family Services, Child Advocacy and Residential Care, Homeless Shelter Services and Domestic Violence Shelter
  • Trained in Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics by the Tourette’s Association
  • Case Manager for Multiple Sclerosis Society’s pilot program: Meeting the Challenges of MS
  • Certified to provide supervision hours for licensure by NASW


  • SWRK 408 General SW Practice with Individuals and Families


  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW)


  • Licensed Master Social Work in State of Michigan
  • Licenses Clinical Social Work in State of Illinois