Serena Hanson


LMSW, Master of Social Work, Newman University

Professional Background

  • Prevention & Protection Supervisor- Foster Care Adoption & Independent Living Services, Kansas Department for Children and Families
  • Community Adjunct Instructor, University of Oklahoma, Anne & Henry Zarrow School of Social Work
  • Training Director, Oklahoma CASA Association
  • Program Director, CASA of Sedgwick County
  • Adoption Services Child Specific Recruiter, Kansas Children’s Service League
  • Independent Contractor, Foster & Adoptive Family Training, Preparation & Assessment


  • Licensed Master Social Worker, KS Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board

Tabor Courses Taught

  • SW/PY205 Helping Relationships
  • SW215 Human Behavior & Social Environment
  • SW345 Social Work Practice I
  • SW355 Social Work Practice II
  • SWK 350 Social Welfare Policy
  • Introduction to Social Work, University of Oklahoma
  • Human Behavior & Social Environment, University of Oklahoma
  • Social Work in Schools, University of Oklahoma
  • Trauma Informed Practice in Child Welfare, University of Oklahoma
  • Advanced Practice with Families, University of Oklahoma
  • Client-Centered Direct Practice, University of Oklahoma
  • Faculty Field Liaison, University of Oklahoma
  • Field Practicum Instructor, Wichita State University
  • Field Practicum Instructor, Kansas State University


  • Student Ministry Volunteer, Ridgepoint Church (Wichita, Kan.)
  • Women’s Ministry Volunteer, Ridgepoint Church (Wichita, Kan.)