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J. Diane Harvey

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UGA Gwinnett Campus, Room 215
2530 Sever Rd, Lawrenceville, GA
Phone: (678) 985-6772


J. Diane Harvey

Academic Professional

A.M. Social Work, University of Chicago
BA Liberal Arts, Psychology, Indiana University

Diane Harvey's professional background includes medical social work and extensive experience as a school social worker in the DeKalb County School District. Her social work practice includes working with students and their families, school staff, community organizations, program development, staff training, and serving on system wide crisis teams. She served as a field instructor during her career in school social work. An avid writer, she self-published a children’s book on grief and has written numerous articles for the Atlanta Journal & Constitution and other publications. Her public speaking experience includes being a facilitator as well as a keynote speaker at conferences for social workers, psychologists, counselors, and women in aviation.

Ms. Harvey is active with the National Association of Social Workers, The National Association of Black Social Workers, the School Social Workers Association of Georgia, and the Atlanta Writers Club. She currently teaches social work licensing seminars for Ventajas Publications

Selected Publications

Clinical Social Work Source Book. Frances Goddard. Ventajas Publications 2015, Culpeper, VA - contributing author.

Social Work Licensure Examination Study Manual. Frances, Goddard. Ventajas Publications 2015, Culpeper, VA - contributing author.

Why the Snowman Melts. Diane Harvey. Sandstone Publishing 2010, Atlanta, GA - author.