"I'm interested in training students and professionals in solution-focused approaches to work at all levels of practice. My hope is that by emphasizing engagement and listening before acting, our graduates will create empowering practice communities."
solution-focused practice; interventions with individuals and families; teaching and online education
Denise J. Krause, MSSW, is a clinical professor at the University at Buffalo School of Social Work. Krause has been involved in several ongoing solution-focused training initiatives in New York State since 2005. She works with the New York State Office of Children and Family Services, county-level social service departments, and voluntary agencies to train at the administrative, supervisory and direct service levels.