As a faculty member of the Department of Social Work at CSULB since 1992, she has extensive experience in the area of field education. She has an expertise in group work, having taught field seminars at the BASW and MSW level, the group work practice course for the BASW program, and has been a facilitator for breast cancer support groups for many years. Professor Klemek has published two articles, one pertaining to her personal experience as a professional diagnosed with breast cancer, and a research project focused on facilitators who share the same diagnosis as group members. Professor Klemek is a recipient of the university's Most Valuable Professor Award. She is actively involved as a member of the Field Directors of California consortium. Professor Klemek is also one of the project directors for the CalSWEC Mental Health Stipend program.
Office Location: Social Sciences / Public Administration Building (SSPA) 130
Phone: (562) 985-8178
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