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About Bronwyn Cross-Denny, Ph.D., LCSW

Clinical Expertise: Practice with families, children, adolescents, adults, and couples with a variety of issues including mental health, grief/loss, trauma, family issues, parenting, and addiction.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Connecticut, 1999 to the present.

Editorial Board Member: Research on Social Work Practice, Sage Publications, 2015-2018
Consulting Editor: Advances in Social Work, Sage Publications, Social Work Education: An International Journal


September 2017 - Present Associate Professor & MSW Program Director/ Chair, Sacred Heart University Department of Social Work
September 2010 - 2017 Assistant Professor & MSW Program Director/ Chair, Sacred Heart University Department of Social Work
2004 - 2010 Adjunct Faculty Member, Fordham University

Curriculum Vitae


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Honors and Awards

  • Sage/CSWE Innovative Teaching Award Recipient 2015
  • The Dr. Marian Calabrese Outstanding Faculty Award, Campus Life Leadership Awards, Sacred Heart University, May 2013
  • Faculty Excellence Award, University College, Sacred Heart University, May 2012
  • Co-Chair and Council Member of the Council on Racial, Ethnic, and Cultural Diversity (Council on Social Work Education's Commission for Diversity and Social & Economic Justice), July 2012 to June 2017
  • Honorary Member, Phi Alpha Honor Society for Social Work
  • Tenure & Promotion, 2017


  • Supervised Research Practicum
  • Social Work Research Methods
  • Senior Practicum & Seminar
  • Junior Practicum & Seminar
  • Pre-Practicum Seminar
  • Social Work Practice I
  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment I & II
  • Human Diversity and Social Justice in Nicaragua
  • Human Diversity and Social Justice
  • Introduction to Social Work


2007 - 2012 Ph.D. Social Work, Fordham University
1992 - 1996 Master of Social Work (M.S.W.), Mental Health, Fordham University

Contact Information

Department of Social Work 
Roncalli Hall 217 
College of Arts and Sciences 


Articles (10)

Dissertation (1)

Presentations (Selected) (6)