Debra Olson-Morrison

Assistant Professor
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Doctor of Philiosophy

Debra Olson-Morrison, PhD, LCSW, RPT has been in clinical practice working with traumatized children and adults for over 17 years. She is a registered play therapist, a registered supervisor for clinicians working towards licensure in clinical social work, and has co-authored articles on attachment and trauma in peer-reviewed publications, including Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association.  She is an assistant professor in the Graduate Social Work program at Park University in the United States, and co-founder of New Zealand Trauma Studies Institute where she serves as Director of Trauma Research and Education. Debra specializes in  trauma-informed treatment delivery, and creative-integrative  strengths-based treatment interventions for groups and individual practice..