University of Connecticut

Antonia Cordero, D.S.W.

Antonia Cordero, D.S.W., is an Associate Professor and Chair of Puerto Rican/Latino/a Studies Project. Antonia teaches courses in casework, micro foundation theory and practice, and Puerto Rican/Latino/a Studies. Her areas of specialization include individual, group and family therapy, mental health and community services to the Latino/a populations, and field work education. She was the recipient of the University of Connecticut Outreach Recognition Award for Faculty in 2006.

Research Interests

Cultural Competence in Latino/a Studies and Practice
Child Welfare
Mental Health
Substance Abuse
Domestic Violence
Anti-violence Education
Leadership Development
Scholarship of Teaching

Curriculum Vitae

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