Kelly Bass

Kelly Bass

Master of Social Work Program Director

SOCIAL WORK

Health Science Center - Sioux Falls

Phone: (605) 357-1460

Email: Kelly.Bass@usd.edu

Bio:

Dr. Bass has a bachelors' of social work degree from the University of Sioux Falls, a masters in social work from the University of Nebraska-Omaha, and completed his doctorate in clinical social work and supervision at the University of Tennessee in 2015.


Teaching Interests:

Mental Health Assessment; Advanced practice with individuals and families; supervision.


Research Interests:

His research has focused on the impact clinical supervision has on clinical competencies and juvenile and adult forensic treatment.


Education:

  • Doctorate in Social Work (DSW), Clinical Social Work , University of Tennessee - Knoxville, 2015
  • MS, Social Work, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 2001
  • BS, Social Work, University of Sioux Falls, 1998

Licensures and Certifications:

  • ACS, Center for Credentialing and Education
  • CSW-PIP, South Dakota Licensing Board

Awards and Honors:

  • Outstanding Service Award: Family Based Services, SD Department of Corrections, 2004
  • Recipient of the Rural Health Care Association Scholarship, 2001

Presentations:

  • Bass, Kelly. Ethics - Complex Case Consultation Training. Presented at the Ethics in Social Work, Rapid City, SD. (March 1, 2017)