Congratulations, Kim!

Kim Archuletta, Director of Undergraduate Field Education, is retiring at the end of the 2017-18 academic year after 12 years of service to the School of Social Work at San Diego State University. We thank Kim for her tireless efforts and contributions to the School of Social Work. Her leadership and dedication to the field […]

See photos from our Annual Field Appreciation Luncheon!

On Friday, April 27, 2018, the SDSU School of Social Work held its Annual Field Appreciation Luncheon at the Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center, for all of its agency partners, field instructors, and task supervisors. See the photos!      

New Field Instructor Training: Trauma-Informed Field Instruction

Last Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, Field Education hosted our last new Field Instructor/Task Supervisor training for the 2017-2018 academic year at MTRP Visitor Center. The training was presented by Barbara Ryan, MSSW, LCSW, on the topic of “Trauma-Informed Field Instruction”. Ms. Ryan has been a Lecturer in the School of Social Work at San Diego […]

See photos from our Annual Field Agency Fair!

On Friday, January 26, 2018, the School of Social Work held its Annual Field Agency Fair in conjunction with CSU San Marcos and Point Loma Nazarene University in SDSU’s Montezuma Hall, with hundreds of community agencies, field instructors/task supervisors and School of Social Work undergraduate and graduate students in attendance. See the photos!     […]

Welcome to our new Field Faculty, Jessica Rathbun and Paul Brazzel!

Please welcome Jessica Rathbun, one of the new members of the Field Faculty team. Ms. Rathbun attended Point Loma Nazarene in 2000 with her B.A. in Therapeutic and Community Psychology and later graduated from San Diego State University in 2011 with her Masters in Social Work. She currently works as a Senior Program Manager at […]

See photos from our Annual Field Instructors’ Meeting!

On August 25, 2017, the School of Social Work held its Annual Field Instructors’ meeting in Montezuma Hall at San Diego State University. See the photos!      

Welcome to our new Field Director!

We are sad to say goodbye to Candy Elson but excited to welcome Amanda Lee, LCSW, as our new Field Director. Amanda’s areas of practice/interest include older adults,mental health, LGBTQ, and Asian Pacific Islanders. She has been a field instructor and is also a licensed social worker in New Zealand. Amanda’s most recent position was a […]

See Photos from our Field Instructors Appreciation Event at Mission Trails!

On Friday, May 5, 2017, we held our Field Instructors Appreciation Event at Mission Trails.   See the photos!          

February 14, 2017 – Field Planning Meeting for 3 and 4 Year MSW Students

Attention: Part-time MSW Students entering first year of field internship SW 650 in fall 2017 – There will be a field planning meeting on February 14, 2017, 11 am, in GMCS 309.   This is a MANDATORY meeting if you plan on entering First Year Field Practicum in fall 2017, and will cover the placement planning […]

February 22, 2017 – Field Instructor Training Seminar IV

The field instructor training course consists of three live seminars held during the fall semester and one live seminar in the spring semester of each academic year. It includes an on-line course for field instructors and task supervisors providing field instruction to SDSU School of Social Work student interns.  The purpose of the course is […]