Joan Amado – Program Coordinator

joan-amadoJoan Amado, LMSW/MPA is the Program Coordinator for the Center of Excellence in Evidence-Based Intervention at the Institute for Families in Society on the University of South Carolina.  She earned both Masters of Social Work, and Masters in Public Administration from the University of South Carolina.

Joan has worked with various vulnerable populations with the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, South Carolina Department of Mental Health, and Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands.  She has taught for the College of Social Work as an Adjunct Professor and has taught University 101 for the Freshman Year Experience at the University of South Carolina.