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Constance Walsh



Constance Walsh

Core Faculty

  • Campus:
  • Pasadena
Cultural & Family Psychology
Pacific Oaks College
Address Map of 45 W Eureka Street Pasadena CA 91103
45 W Eureka Street
Pasadena, CA 91103
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Dr. Constance Walsh is the Core Faculty for the Social Work Program in the School of Cultural and Family Psychology at Pacific Oaks College. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, originally from the Pacific Northwest, and a former foster youth.

A social worker trained in advanced practice and leadership, as a clinician, she has worked in school-based mental health, medical settings, community mental health, addiction. Dr. Walsh has enjoyed working with infants, youth, adults, and older adults.

Dr. Walsh has had over six years of experience teaching in higher education at the community college, bachelor and master's degree level. Before coming to Pacific Oaks College, Dr. Walsh has taught and held leadership positions at Fullerton College and University of the People.

Education History
Degree Institution Year
B.S., Psychology/Health Western Oregon University, Monmouth, OR 2005
M.S.W., Social Work Portland State University, Portland, OR 2008
Ed.D., Leadership and Professional Practice Trevecca Nazarene University, Nashville, TN 2020
Professional Memberships
Role Organization
Member National Association of Social Workers
Member Council on Social Work Education
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, California
Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise
Addiction/Substance Abuse General Expertise
Curriculum and Program Development General Expertise
Higher Education General Expertise
Leadership General Expertise
Mental Health/Psychopathology/Clinical Psychology General Expertise
Sexuality/Gender Issues LGBTQ
Social Justice LGBTQIA
Race & Ethnicity
Trauma General Expertise

The Black-White Opportunity Gap

Adverse Childhood Experiences

Mindfulness and movement as tools to heal trauma