Tasha Ford, Ph.D., LISW-S
Tasha Ford, Ph.D., MSW, LISW-S is an Instructor in both the BSW and MSW programs. She is a Certified Dementia Practitioner, Certified Aromatherapist, and has provided over 21 years of services in medical and mental health settings with individuals and families across the lifespan. She earned her B.A. in Psychology from Wilberforce University, her Master of Social Work from Cleveland State University, and her Ph.D. in Health Psychology from Walden University. Her research interests include emotional eating and obesity in adults, self-care, adult learner success, caregiver stress and coping, chronic pain management, the efficacy of complementary and alternative medicine methods to develop and maintain wellness, and depression across the lifespan.