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Barbara M . Harris, MSW, PhD

Adjunct Associate Professor

Barbara Harris

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School of Dentistry
Community and Preventive Dentistry
Faculty - Dentistry
Oral Health Promotion
SOD - School of Dentistry

Barbara M . Harris, MSW, PhD

Adjunct Associate Professor

Teaching Interests

  • Mindful-Wellbeing

Research Focus

1) Best practices in Social Work; 2) Trans-professional Collaboration; 3) Wellness Within the Helping Professions; 4) What it means to "Help" People Living on the Margins

Department

Oral Health Promotion

Position

Adjunct Associate Professor

Books

  • International Public Health Journal
    Doll, Joy, Ryan-Haddad, Ann, Laughlin, Ann, Todd, Martha, Packard, Katie, Yee, Jennifer, Harris, Barbara: Begley, Begley, Kimberly Building inter-professional cultural competence, p. 37-46 2014
  • Nova Science
    Building Interprofessional Cultural Competence in 'Public Health: Improving health via inter-professional collaborations' Co-Author's - K. Begley, A. Ryan-Haddad, M. Todd, Jo. Doll, A. Laughlin, K. Packard, J. Yee 2014
  • Foundations in Patient Safety for Health Professionals
    Drincic, A., Rule, Ann M., Cochran, Teresa M., Abbott, Amy A., Harris, Barbara M., Mu, Keli Safety improvement is in professional practice 2009
  • Foundations in Patient Safety for Health Professionals
    Drincic, A., Rule, A. M., Cochran, T., Abbott, A., Harris, B., Mu, Keli Safety improvement is in professional practice, p. 29-70 2009

Articles

  • Journal of Patient Safety
    Galt, K. A., Paschal, K. A., O?..Brien, R. L., McQuillan, R. J., Graves, J. K., Harris, B., Mahern, C., Schierton, L. S., Bramble, J. D., Clark, B. E., Gleason, J. M., Hoidal, P., Moores, K., Mu, K., Rule, A. M., Bradberry, J. C., Sonnino, R. E., Gerardi, Description and Evaluation of an Inter-professional Patient Safety Course for Health Professions and Related Sciences Students
    2, p. 207-216 2006
  • Journal of Social Work Education
    Anderson, D. K., Harris, B. M. Teaching social welfare policy: A comparison of two pedagogical approaches
    41, p. 511-526 2005

Presentations

  • Completely Kids - Mindfulness in Practice, 2018 2018
  • Grief's Journey - There is No Good Grief, Charlie Brown, 2017. 2017
  • Nebraska Victim Assistance Academy - Secondary Victimization/Self-Care 2016
  • Nebraska Victim Assistance Academy - Secondary Victimization/Self-Care 2015
  • Heart Ministry Center Staff and Volunteers - Trauma Informed care and the self 2014
  • Completely Kids - Self-Care and Wellbeing in Professional Practice 2014
  • Committee on the Status of Women - 'Persona and Global Grief' 2014
  • Nebraska Victim Assistance Academy - Secondary Victimization/Self-Care 2014
  • Annual Conference - Heartland Family Services - Self-Care: Working with vulnerable populations 2013
  • Project Harmony - Staff development yoga and mindfulness: A Four Part Series 2013
  • Committee on the Status of Women Fall Summit - ' A little mindfulness goes a long way' 2013
  • Student Life Services Annual Retreat - 'A Little Mindfulness Goes A Long Way' 2013
  • Nebraska Victim Assistance Academy - Secondary Victimization/Self-Care 2013
  • Heartland Family Services - Self-Care and Best Practices for Child Welfare Professionals 2012
  • 2004-2012 -- JPS 449 Course Presentation: The Role of Social Work in Social Justice 2011
  • Intercollaborative Care Program Facilitator - Interprofessional Collaboration for the Health Professions Addressing Anxiety and Depression 2011
  • Completely Kids - Self-Care for the Helping Professions 2010
  • Campus for Hope - Self-Care for the Helping Professions 2010
  • School of Medicine - Addressing health Disparities: Focus on Diabetes 2009
  • York Women's Correctional Facility - Mindful Movement to Reduce Stress and Anger 2009
  • Creighton University Patient Safety Day - Mindfulness Practice and Patient Safety 2009
  • Center for Health Policy and Ethics - Caring For the Whole Person: Mind, Body, and Spirit 2009
  • York Women's Correctional Facility - 'I'm Not Just an Incarcerated Mom' 2009
  • School of Social Work Association of Nebraska - the Ethics of Treating Adolescents 2008

Awards

  • Student Community Engaged Service Award
    Highlighted the IPE 413 Course "Developing Care for a Vulnerable Population: An Interprofessional Collaborative Approach for Health Promation" Porto Clinic & IPE Team: Amy Ryan Haddad, Martha Todd, Ann Laughlin, Kim Begley, Jennifer Yee, Joy Doll, Barb Harris, Katie Packard
    American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • Outstanding Service Award
    Presented unanimously in recognition of honors, awards, and commendations from associates, peers, and colleagues for significant contributions to the furtherance of criminology, criminal justice and social services, in the community, state, national and international arenas.
    University of Nebraska - Omaha