Arden Schellert, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Social Work/Social Work Program Director

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  • PhD, Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work, University of Toronto
  • MSW, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • MA, Religion and Culture, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • MTS, Regent College
  • BA, Carleton University

Professional Background

  • Associate Professor of Social Work, Social Work Program Director, Tabor College (current)
  • Adult Basic Education Instructor, North Island College
  • Instructor of Social Work, Thompson Rivers University
  • Instructor of Criminology, Northwest Community College
  • Child Welfare Social Worker, B.C. Ministry of Children and Family Development
  • Health and Social Development Coordinator, Kwadacha First Nation
  • Program Coordinator, Downtown Mission of Windsor
  • Health and Social Services Advisor, Kaska Tribal Council
  • Lecturer in Social Work, Counseling, and Community Development, Daystar University
  • Site Manager/Unaccompanied Children’s Programs Coordinator, World Vision International
  • Social Program Officer, B.C. Ministry of Social Services
  • Mental Health Worker/Drug and Alcohol Counselor, Saint James Social Services/Wagner Hills Farm
  • Child Care Worker, Waterloo Youth Services
  • Social Services Consultant, Creative Development Unlimited
  • Psychiatric Social Worker, Homewood Health Centre
  • Youth Worker, Greenwood Community Association
  • Community Worker, Cambridge Opportunities Development Association
  • Pastoral Counselor and Community Worker, Vancouver, B.C.

Courses Taught

  • PY/SW 205 Helping Relationships
  • SW 200 Introduction to Social Work
  • SW 345 Social Work Practice I: Individuals and Families
  • SW 215 Human Behavior and Social Environment
  • SW 350 Social Welfare Policy
  • SW 355 Social Work Practice II