Lynn M. Squicciarini, MSW, LCSW is a Doctoral Fellow with CTAC and a doctoral student in the College of Social Work. Ms. Squicciarini received her Masters of Social Work degree from Wayne State University in Detroit, MI in 2002 with a specialization in Infant Mental Health. She has over13 years experience working with children, adolescents, families and adults in the community as well as in agency settings. She was previously a clinical director of an adult crisis psychiatric clinic and works with children with behavioral difficulties including Autism.
Kelly Eversole is an Administrative Assistant and Receptionist. Kelly is the initial point of contact for all callers and visitors to the center, and provides important administrative support functions for many of the centers programs and initiatives.
Adrienne Whitt-Woosley, MSW, LCSW is the Associate Director of the Center on Trauma and Children and a clinical social worker. Ms. Whitt-Woosley has worked with the children and families of Kentucky for 10 years, and has focused her clinical and research efforts on understanding the importance of attachment relationships and the impact of traumatic events.
Carlton Craig, Ph.D., is a faculty associate of the Center on Trauma and Children. Dr. Craig is an Associate Professor in the College of Social Work. He has served as a Co-PI on a research project that, in collaboration with the Kentucky Refugee Ministries.
Dr. Kaak is a Professor of Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Social Work at the University of Kentucky, where he has worked since 1972. He is currently an Associate Director of the University's Center on Trauma and Children, and primarily assists in evaluating families, referred by the Courts and Cabinet for Families and Children, with open, substantiated cases of abuse or neglect.