Erin DeMoranville Leazer

Assistant Director, Western Colorado MSW Program; Adjunct

What I do

I am working to develop and represent social work in Western Colorado. Rural and mountain communities present unique challenges and opportunities for social workers.

Specialization(s)

addictions and substance use, clinical social work, field education, higher education, mental and behavioral health, suicide and suicide prevention

Professional Biography

Erin has worked as a clinician, advocate, and case manager in a variety of contexts. She started out as an individual and family therapist with high-risk youths and dually diagnosed individuals. After several years, she expanded her role to include crisis assessment and suicide prevention. She is passionate about linking those in need to the appropriate resources. Erin is now focused on DU's Western Slope program and its network of agencies.

Degree(s)

  • MSW, University of California, Los Angeles, 2006
  • BA, Psychology, University of California, San Diego, 2002

Licensure / Accreditations

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)