College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Corinne Smorra transitioned to Social Work after a career in Advertising and Real Estate. Her research interest is social work services, and therapy for individuals who are born with congenital heart disease. Her experience is counseling individuals who are permanently impacted from automobile accidents, afflicted with chronic disease, experiencing grief, depression, anxiety, and end of life. She enjoys helping students succeed academically. Dr. Smorra earned her bachelor’s in business administration from Western Michigan University, master’s in social work from Western New Mexico University, and Doctorate in Social Work from Walden University. Currently she is a Bereavement Counselor at St. Joseph Mercy Hospice in Farmington Hills, Michigan. Dr. Smorra is a Contributing Faculty Member in the Social Work Master's Program.