Senior Lecturer

Anna Hedrick

Anna M. Hedrick teaches Foundations of Social Work Practice and the AGPP Seminar in Field Instruction. She has also served as a CSSW Field Instructor and Field Advisor.

Ms. Hedrick served as the Deputy Director of NYC Department of Transportation Employee Assistance Program for ten years, heading up the training and organizational development component. Major projects included “work and family life” programs, supervisory and managerial staff development, organizational change, stress prevention, and conflict management training. Ms. Hedrick then assumed the position of Deputy Director of the city-wide Employee Assistance Program, where she developed a Trauma Intervention Program for non-uniformed city employees assaulted in the line of duty. For this multi-faceted treatment, advocacy, and disability management program, she received the 1997 Sloan Public Service Award.

Ms. Hedrick has also worked on major applied research projects in the Psychology Department at St. John’s University, developing and conducting stress, anger, and conflict management treatment protocols for victims of abuse and women with AIDS. She maintains a private clinical practice, and specializes in the treatment of affective and personality disorders, learning and attention deficit disorders, and PTSD. She earned her MS from the Columbia School of Social Work in 1982.