Carolyn Szafran, LSCSW
ASWB REAL Committee

Carolyn Szafran, LCSWC, has served on the Kansas Behavioral Science Regulatory Board since 2014. She is a member of the 2017-2018 ASWB REAL Committee and one of five ASWB Path to Licensure Institute scholars selected as the inaugural cohort for this program. She is a field practicum coordinator/senior lecturer in the social work department at Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas. She is the also director of the social work department’s Self-Care Center, which provides support and resources to help social work students develop professional self-care skills. Her years of clinical practice have focused on helping survivors recover from traumatic life experiences. She is certified as a clinical compassion fatigue and trauma professional by the International Association of Trauma Professionals.