Maria Gordon is associate director of field education for the BSW Program in the Binghamton University Department of Social Work. She earned her joint degree, BA/MSW from University at Buffalo.
Her primary interest has been using solution focused-trauma informed care within the children welfare system along with military social work. For almost seven years Gordon worked as a Traditional Preventive Social Worker assisting families who were involved with Erie County's Department of Social Services while being a solution-focused trauma-informed care mentor at Catholic Charities in WNY. Gordon supported Catholic Charities expanding services for Veterans and Military Families 2013, and she became the Military Case management service coordinator at Catholic Charities in 2014. Her passion is focused around assisting veterans and their families readjust to civilian life and connect to community resources.
- BS,MSW,University at Buffalo