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Angie Mann-Williams

Assistant Professor

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Ph.D. (Social Work), Virginia Commonwealth University
M.S.W. (clinical concentration), Virginia Commonwealth University
B.S.W., Virginia Commonwealth University

Professional Summary

Dr. Mann-Williams’ research interests include community-based assessment and treatment for children and adolescents diagnosed with emotional and/or behavioral disorders, policy development and implementation, evaluation research, and social work education. Dr. Mann-Williams has engaged in various qualitative and quantitative research projects focused on different components of social work education. Additionally, Dr. Mann-Williams has, and continues to engage in various community-based evaluation projects. Dr. Mann-Williams practiced in the area of child and adolescent mental health and was a clinical administrator for a community mental health agency in Virginia.  She also provided clinical supervision for social workers pursuing their license as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in Virginia.

Representative Courses Taught

SWRK 315: Theoretical Basis for Social Work Practice
SWRK 317/318: Interpersonal Foundations of Social Work Prac

Selected Presentations and/or Publications

Mann-Williams, A. & Coles, D. C. (November, 2015).   The impact of policy changes in a school-based mental health program in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Poster presentation under review of the 20th Annual Conference on Advancing School Mental Health, New Orleans, LA. 

Brady, S. R., Perkins, N. H., Mann-Williams, A., Monico, C. Young, J., Shadik, J., Klein, M., & Sawyer, J. (May, 2015). Exploring the meaning of cohort community in social work doctoral education. Paper under review for the 11th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Urbana-Champaign, IL.

Mann-Williams, A. & Perkins, N. (February, 2015).  A Conversation on the Syllabus as a Mechanism of Power in Education. Roundtable to be presented at the 7th Annual Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, Blacksburg, VA.

Mann-Williams, A. & Perkins, N. (2012).  Power in Social Work Education.  Roundtable at the Annual Program Meeting for the Council on Social Work Education, Washington, D.C.

Perkins, N. & Mann-Williams, A. (May, 2012). The Syllabus as a Structure of Power in Social     Work Education.  Paper presented at the 8th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry,     Urbana-Champaign, IL.

Mann-Williams, A.,Secret, M., & Young, J. (October, 2010) Implementation and Evaluation of HBSE   Courses Using Collaborative Learning Groups. Paper Presentation at the Annual Program Meeting of the Council on Social Work Education, Portland, Oregon.

Young, J.,Secret, M., & Mann-Williams, A. (October, 2010) Building an Evaluation Model for Online HBSE Social Work Courses.  Paper Presentation at the Annual Program Meeting of the Council on Social Work Education, Portland, Oregon.

Brady, S., Perkins, N., Mann-Williams, A., & Sawyer, J. (2010). Our Experiences Living and Learning as Constructivist Researchers. Paper presentation at the International Congress on Qualitative Research, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois

Mann-Williams, A., & Perkins, N (2009).  Power and Privilege in Social work Education:  An Examination of Uninterrogated Power Structures.  Paper presentation at the Annual Program Meeting of the Council on Social Work Education, San Antonio, Texas.

Additional Information


Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Commonwealth of Virginia


Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

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