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Karon Johnson

Clinical Instructor

Karon Johnson

Contact

Tate-Turner-Kuralt

Suite 335-F

325 Pittsboro Street

Chapel Hill, NC 27599

kfjohnso@live.unc.edu

O: 919-962-6529

F: 919-962-3384

Karon Johnson is a graduate of the UNC School of Social Work and currently serves as a clinical instructor and member of the field faculty. She teaches direct practice courses and supports students in placements related to adult mental health and substance use.

She also maintains a private clinical practice in Durham, N.C., focusing on trauma, grief and loss, and diverse life transitions.

Her research interests include ethics, spirituality and social work, and trauma, including grief and loss.

Degrees and Licenses

MSW, UNC Chapel Hill
BA, North Carolina Central University

Primary Program

Field Education Office

Certifications

LCSW
EMDR
DBT

Research and Professional Interests

Ethics
Spirtuality and Social Work
Latinex
Trauma
Grief/Loss

Presentations, Workshops and Media

Living Ethics: A Cross-Cultural Perspective

Enhancing Cultural Competencies Within Latino Communities

Courses

SOWO 740

Implementing Evidence-Informed Practice with Individuals, Families, and Groups

SOWO 523

Field Seminar

SOWO 540

Direct Practice with Individuals, Families, and Groups