Associate Professor of Social Work
Room: 311 Social Work Building
Current Curriculum Vitae
B.A., Summa Cum Laude, Hamline University, 1974;
M.S.W., University of Minnesota, 1976;
Ph.D., Tulane University, 1979.
Licenses & Certifications:
Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Board Certified Diplomate in Clinical Social Work; Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor; Diplomate in Forensic Social Work.
Confronting Oppression; Gender Culture and Human Development; Social Work Practice; Mediation; Drug in Society; Social Science Theories
Research interests and areas of specialization:
Human behavior theory; cults; satanic ritual abuse; recovered memories; false allegations of child sexual abuse; substance use, misuse and abuse; Native American issues; mediation.
Robbins, S. P. (2002). Working with clients who have recovered memories. Social workers' desk reference . New York : Oxford University Press.
Robbins, S. P. (2002). The rush to counsel: Lessons of caution in the aftermath of disaster. Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Human Services, 83 (2).
Robbins. S.P. (2002). The war on drugs: A failed social policy. In H. Karger, J. Midgley & B. Brown (Eds.), Controversial issues in social policy. Boston : Allyn & Bacon
Robbins, S. P. (2004). Substance abuse prevention and treatment programs. In A. L. Sallee (Ed.), Social work and social welfare: The context of a profession. Peosta , Iowa : Eddie Bowers Publishing Co.
Bailey, J. D., & Robbins, S. P. (2005). Couple Empowerment in Divorce: A Comparison of Mediated and Non-mediated Outcomes. Conflict Resolution Quarterly, 22 (4) .
Robbins, S. P., Chatterjee, P., & Canda, E. R. (2006). Contemporary human behavior theory: A critical perspective for social work (2nd ed.). Boston : Allyn and Bacon.
Robbins, S. P. (2006). Wading through the muddy waters of recovered memory. Reprinted in D. S. DelCampo and R. L. DelCampo (Eds.). Taking sides: Clashing views on controversial issues in childhood and society (4th ed.). Guilford , CT. : Dushkin/ McGraw Hill.