Amy Restorick Roberts

Amy RobertsAssociate Professor

McGuffey 101J
513­-529-6117
rober128@MiamiOH.edu

Curriculum Vitae

 

Academic Background

2013 - PhD in Social Welfare, Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University

2000 - Masters of Science in Social Administration, Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University

1998 - Bachelors of Arts in Psychology Miami University

Professional Experience

Nearly 10 years of post-masters experience as a professional social worker serving older adults and their families

Biography

Amy Restorick Roberts, PhD, MSSA, LSW, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Science and Social Work at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Dr. Roberts is a graduate of the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Her university affiliations include: the Doris Bergen Center for Human Development, Learning, and Technology, and the Scripps Gerontology Center. She has recently been recognized as a Fellow by the Gerontological Society of America. With nearly a decade of post-masters practice experience working in a continuing care retirement community, her scholarship aims to improve the quality of life of older people. Within this realm, her research focuses on social service staffing in nursing homes, adult guardianship, and family caregiving to strengthen systems of long-term care services and supports.

Courses

FSW 312 - Human Behavior in the Social Environment

FSW 466/566 - Interpersonal Relationships in Adulthood and Aging

FSW 645 - Micro Social Work Practice with Older Adults

FW 646 - Macro Social Work Practice with Older Adults

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