April Latson

April LatsonApril K. Latson, Clinical Instructor, Field Coordinator
Phone: 410-706-3894
Email: April.Latson@ssw.umaryland.edu
Room: 5E37

UM School of Social Work
525 West Redwood Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

April is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) in the state of Maryland.  She holds two degrees from New York University, a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Work and a Master of Social Work degree in Clinical Social Work. She has an extensive background in counseling, group therapy, intensive outpatient programs, addiction recovery services, and program development in healthcare.  She is also actively works with graduate students in the Office of Field Education at The University of Maryland School of Social Work. 

April volunteers as a parent advocate, helping them understand and  navigate their rights within the school system.  She has also volunteered at various non-profit agencies helping develop programs, implement strategies and obtain financial support. April has a long term goal of opening a community center that will provide wrap around services for school aged children and their families.

Education

New York University School of Social Work BSW, MSW

Expertise & Research Interests

Long Term Effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences