Jennifer A. King, MSW, DSW, LISW

Assistant Professor

DSW, University of Pennsylvania

MSW, The Ohio State University

BA, Ohio Wesleyan University

Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

Room 302
Case Western Reserve University
11235 Bellflower Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44106


A Cleveland native, Dr. Jennifer King has a wide range of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, families, and adults. Her clinical expertise in the assessment and treatment of trauma in children and adolescents. She is the creator of the Cameron Complex Trauma Interview (CCTI), an innovative pictorial-based semi-structured interview tool to assess for trauma history and symptomatology related to complex trauma in school-aged children. Her research focuses on further development of the CCTI, including the creation of culturally specific versions of the measure. Dr. King earned her Doctorate of Clinical Social Work (DSW) degree from the University of Pennsylvania, where she was recognized for her academic and scholarly success with the Ram Cnaan Award for Doctoral Excellence.

Jennifer King in the News

  • First Do No Harm: A Framework for Trauma Informed Social Work Education on March 20
    by Mandel School on March 4, 2018 at 3:50 pm

    Don’t miss the opportunity to see Jennifer King, MSW, DSW, LISW, and Amy Korsch-Williams, MSSA, CNM, LISW-S, present their 2017 CSWE APM presentation, “First Do No Harm: A Framework for Trauma Informed Social Work Education” on Tuesday, March 20, at 12:50 – 1:50 p.m. at Mandel Center Room 108 or via livestream at Lunch will [… […]

  • 2018 Cuyahoga County Conference on Social Welfare at CWRU on March 9
    by Mandel School on March 4, 2018 at 1:45 pm

    The Mandel School and Case Western Reserve University are thrilled to host the 2018 Cuyahoga County Conference on Social Welfare (CCCOSW) on Friday March 9, along with co-hosts Cleveland State University and NASW Ohio. The largest social work conference in the region, CCCOSW is an opportunity for social workers to enhance their role in analyzing, formulating, and advocating for [… […]

    by Mandel School on October 11, 2017 at 1:59 pm

    There are a variety of ways you can join the Mandel School at the Council on Social Work Education 63rd Annual Program Meeting (#APM17), the premiere conference for social work educators and professionals on October 19-22, 2017, in Dallas, Texas. + Visit us at booth #308. We have special gift for attendees and lots of [… […]