Amanda Kellerman

M.S.W.

Ms. Kellerman currently serves as a Program Associate with the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare at Children and Family Futures (CFF). Is this role, she facilitates technical assistance regarding child welfare and substance abuse issues for multiple projects.

Prior to becoming a full-time staff member, Ms. Kellerman served as a social work intern at CFF, working primarily with the Family Drug Court Technical Assistance and Training Program. Previously, Ms. Kellerman gained clinical experience with children, adolescents and families at The Carolyn E. Wylie Center, where she also fulfilled a position as the staffer for the Inland Empire Perinatal Mental Health Collaborative. Ms. Kellerman has experience in program planning, development, and research in both social service and higher education settings.

Ms. Kellerman holds a Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of Southern California, with a concentration in Community Organizing, Planning and Administration.  Previously, she graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Minor in Spanish. At the University of Delaware, Ms. Kellerman served as a Research Assistant on a longitudinal project investigating the intergenerational transmission of trauma and depression and its impact on parent-child attachment.