Elizabeth Johnson-Tyson, LMSW, MSW

Elizabeth Johnson-Tyson, LMSW, MSW

Clinical Assistant Professor , Online Field Coordinator


  • Practice with Child Welfare, Permanency Planning and Adoption
  • Training and Program Development of Higher Education Initiatives in Field Instruction

Degrees and Certifications

    • MSW, University of Connecticut
    • B.S. Psychology, The Ohio State University
    • Licensed Master Social Worker, CT 2015 - present

Teaching Responsibilities

    • Introduction to Social Work
    • First Year Seminar – Social Work
    • Online Field and Program Development

Research Interests and Grants

    • The Impact of Forgiveness, Hope and Faith on Healing and Recovery for the Elderly
    • Self-Care of Helping Professionals
    • Purposeful Field instruction

Awards and Fellowships

    Springfield College, Massachusetts

    • Field Instructor of the Year, 2007-2008
    • Adoption and Safe Families Act- President Clinton
    • Invited CT Committee Member

Publications and Presentations

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    Social Work
    Angelo Roncalli Hall RH*263
    College of Arts and Sciences
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