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Gerald A. Strom, MSW, LISW-S

Director, Intensive Weekend Program
Senior Instructor

BA, Ohio University
MSW, Howard University

Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of
Applied Social Sciences

Room 208
Case Western Reserve University
11235 Bellflower Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44106
gerald.strom@case.edu
216.368.5880

“Jerry Strom was so patient and encouraging to me when he first recruited me. I had a life-changing situation occur in my family that caused me to postpone my matriculation. Two year later, he still remembered my name when I reached out to him. He will never never know much that touched me, and he will forever be special to me. I am indeed one of ‘Jerry’s Kids!’ “ – Rosa Nance, MSSA 2014

Course List

Human Development over the Life Span, Advanced Child and Adolescent Development, Child Abuse and Family Violence.

Affiliations

National Association of Social Workers, American Association of Social Work with Groups, Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work.

Scholarly Interests

Sexual abuse issues of investigation, assessment, and treatment. Consultation and Supervision. Field Education. Clinical Practice.

Why I Chose This Profession

I am interested in working with children and their families.

Gerald Strom in the News

  • Child Welfare Fellows: Leadership Training for Child Welfare Workers
    by Mandel School on June 14, 2015 at 11:23 am

    The Child Welfare Fellows program, which was created in 2009 to increase the number of public child welfare employees with social work master’s degrees, has been funded again and expanded. In its first five years of funding, the specialized training program has been awarded more than $1.1 million from the National Child Welfare Workforce Institute [… […]

  • Intensive Weekend Information Session in Springfield Oct. 20
    by Mandel School on October 20, 2014 at 8:24 pm

    Professor Jerry Strom is hosting an Information Session on Tuesday, October 21, at 6pm in southern Ohio for individuals who are interested in the Intensive Weekend format of our MSSA degree. Dr. Strom is director of the Intensive Weekend Program. The session will be held at the Oesterlen Children’s Agency in Springfield, Ohio (1918 Mechanicsburg [… […]