College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Krystal Finch is a Doctor of Social Work (DSW) graduate from Walden University. She has more than 10 years of Clinical Social Work Practice experience in adolescent mental health, children and family interventions, and substance use. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Connecticut and has taught as an Adjunct Faculty Professor for the past year. Dr. Finch is dedicated to working with diverse populations, socioeconomic backgrounds, cultures, and ethnicities, which has provided her with a greater understanding of the effects of mental health illness among at-risk communities. She is passionate in her efforts as an advocate for social change. Dr. Finch also strives to inspire students to push beyond adversities, overcome barriers, use individual strengths, and empower students to initiate change throughout the social work field.
Dr. Finch plans to integrate her professional and educational interests to enhance the techniques, skills, and knowledge of mental health professionals in clinical practice.