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Sarah Kurker

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Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3920
Instructor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3920
Biography: 

Sarah F. Kurker has been teaching at Arizona State University for over 16 years. She is a faculty instructor who teaches  online, after teaching in the classroom for more than 10 years in Tucson.  Sarah teaches classes for the school of social work and integrative health initiative.

She earned her degree from ASU. Her career has been in medical social work. She specialized in pediatric bone marrow transplant, pediatric oncology and adult oncology. She creates and facilitates many group counseling as well as individual and family support. She currently is facilitating an oncology young adult group at The Ronald McDonald House of Southern Arizona. She worked at University Medical Center and Massachusetts General Hospital. She published a book on pediatric bone marrow transplant.

She has published two books, a book chapter and multiple journal articles.

Education: 

B.A. Syracuse University

M.S.W. Arizona State University

Research Interests: 

psychosocial issues in families with childhood cancer, exercise and impact on health, self care and inspiration in social workers, grief and loss, death, complimentary support in cancer care, support groups.

Summer 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 250Stress Management Tools I
SWU 350Whole Person Health
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 250Stress Management Tools I
SWU 340Macro Human Behav Social Envir
SWG 614Adv Generalist Soc Wk Prac IV
Summer 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 250Stress Management Tools I
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 340Macro Human Behav Social Envir
SWG 540Professional Experience I
SWG 614Adv Generalist Soc Wk Prac IV
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 340Macro Human Behav Social Envir
SWG 540Professional Experience I
SWG 614Adv Generalist Soc Wk Prac IV
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 593Applied Project
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 340Macro Human Behav Social Envir
SWG 540Professional Experience I
SWG 614Adv Generalist Soc Wk Prac IV
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 340Macro Human Behav Social Envir
SWG 540Professional Experience I
SWG 614Adv Generalist Soc Wk Prac IV
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 519Research Methods/Social Work
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 320Research Methods in Social Wk
SWU 340Macro Human Behav Social Envir
SWG 614Adv Generalist Soc Wk Prac IV
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 501Micro Human Behav Soc Environ
SWG 614Adv Generalist Soc Wk Prac IV
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 519Research Methods/Social Work
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 501Micro Human Behav Soc Environ
SWG 614Adv Generalist Soc Wk Prac IV