Loyola University Chicago

School of Social Work

Faculty & Staff Directory

Priscila R. Freire, PhD

Title/s: MSW Program Director, Clinical Assistant Professor

Office #: Maguire Hall 512

Phone: 312.915.7309

E-mail: pfreire@luc.edu

CV Link: pfreire_vitae.pdf


Ph.D. in Clinical Social Work, May 2008, Loyola University Chicago
MSW in May 1991, State University of New York at Albany
BS in May 1989, State University of New York at Brockport

Program Areas

SOWK 612: Family Intervention and Assessment

SOWK 502: Race, Ethnicity, and Culture

SOWK 506: Methods of Social Work Research

SOWK 370: Cultural Diversity

SOWK 619: Issues in the Treatment of Women

SOWK 504: Social Work Practice with Individuals & Families II

SOWK 604: Advanced Social Work Practice with Groups

Research Interests

Domestic Violence

Cross-cultural counseling issues, including the impact of migration

Professional & Community Affiliations

Presentations in the community regarding cross-cultural counseling issues and a variety of topics on domestic violence.

International Experience:
Lived Abroad: Puerto Rico, Mexico
Speak fluent Spanish