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Latoya Hinds, DSW, LCSW

Assistant Professor
Social Work and Equitable Community Practice
Joined USJ:
Academic Degrees DSW, Southern Connecticut State University
MSW, University of Connecticut
BSW, University of Saint Joseph
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Latoya Hinds, DSW, LCSW, a University of Saint Joseph (USJ) alumna, joins the Department of Social Work & Equitable Community Practice as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Hinds received her Doctor of Social Work from Southern Connecticut State University, Master of Social Work from the University of Connecticut, and Bachelor of Social Work from USJ.
She has over fourteen years of clinical social work experience to include community mental health, crisis intervention with adolescence and adults, maternal mental health care, and individual and family therapy with a focus on trauma informed care.


USJ Universal Design for Learning Faculty Fellow


Areas of research focus include culturally competent maternal mental health treatment and trauma-informed care.