School of Social Work -- Advocating, Empowering, Transforming
Assistant Professor, BSW Program Director, MSW
Lake Campus 32A
Professor. Merrick received her MSW from Southern University at New Orleans School of Social Work. She is a Louisiana Board Certified compulsive gambling counselor and is also a Certification Site Examiner for The American Association of Suicidology. She has trained others in the areas of domestic violence, anger management, suicidology, crisis intervention, and compulsive gambling.
Research interests: Adolescent males’ perception of suicide and female perpetrators of domestic violence