Kelsey Sobel

CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Phone: (603) 862-5482
Office: Social Work, Pettee Hall Rm 304, Durham, NH 03824
Kelsey Sobel, Clinical Assistant Professor, Social Work

Kelsey has a strong commitment to promoting social justice and awareness through Social Work education. Her interests include medical and group social work as well as adolescent development and positive use of technology. Prior to teaching at UNH, Kelsey was the Research Coordinator for the Measuring Youth Media Exposure (MYME) Study at the Center on Media and Child Health at Boston Children’s Hospital. This purpose of this research was to determine the effects of media on the health of today's youth. The results of this research led to several articles and publications on the topic of adolescent screen media use. Kelsey is also involved in the development of a Telehealth center on campus and is the course lead for an inter-professional, online Telehealth course here at UNH.

Education

  • M.S.W., Social Work, University of New Hampshire
  • B.S., University of New Hampshire

Courses Taught

  • SW 424: Introduction to Social Work
  • SW 601: Research Methods Social Work
  • SW 641: Social Work Field Exper II
  • SW 797: Spc/SW and the Digital Age
  • SW 880: Field Internship I
  • SW 881: Field Internship II
  • SW 897: Spc/SW and the Digital Age
  • SW 982: Field Internship III