College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Cathy Harner currently resides in Marion, Indiana. She has earned a PhD from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign and a Master of Social Work from Indiana University. Her specialization at Walden is generalist practice skills at the micro level. She is passionate about creating an equitable environment for all people and fighting oppression related to at-risk population groups. Her research interests have been in attitude change toward people groups who are at-risk of discrimination related to issues other than race or ethnicity as well as the gatekeeping process in BSW programs.