Lara Vanderhoof, L.M.W., C.M.F.S.W.

Family Information:

My husband and I have two children, Rhys and Jordan

Hobbies and Interests:

Scrapbooking, gardening, cub scout leader, walking my basset hound

My goal is for students to become competent and equipped social workers ready to help others where God calls them.

Practice Areas:

I have practiced in a variety social work arenas including foster care, residential mentally ill girls, juvenile justice, preventive services, failure to thrive, sexual abuse treatment, offender treatment, group therapy, individual and family mental health, and substance abuse treatment. I have also developed programs and written grants.


  • LMSW
  • LCSW-R


BSW, Roberts Wesleyan College, 1992
MSW, Roberts Wesleyan College, 1997