Social Work

Faculty

Enrique Velasquez

Enrique Velasquez
Rank/Title: Associate Professor
Campus: South City
Office: N-103
Phone: 801-957-3013

Email: Enrique.Valasquez@slcc.edu

Education:            MSW           University of Utah
                                BS               University of Utah
                                AS               University of Utah

Summary of Experience:



Academic experience:

  • Faculty Member at SLCC since 1990
  • Teach all courses within the Social Work program
  • SLCC Social Work Students Association Advisor
  • Social Work Program Department Coordinator
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences Division Chair
  • Social Sciences Department Chair
  • Past Member of the Faculty Senate
  • Past Hispanic Club Advisor
  • Head Coach Men's Soccer team 

Social Work Experience:

Valley Mental Health:   
Individual and group therapist
Member of Adult Outpatient team
Member of Adult Chronic care team
Crisis Worker
Intake/Assessment Worker
Mental Health Worker
Program Coordinator for a 12 bed residential facility for Adult Chronically mentally ill
Program Coordinator for a 80 bed residential facility for Adult Chronically mentally ill

Spanish Speaking Mental Health Task Force:  
Individual, group and family therapist
Individual Clinical supervisor
Group Clinical Supervisor
Day Treatment Coordinator
Community Outreach Team Leader
Crisis worker
Intake/Assessment worker        

Private Practice
Individual therapy with patients suffering from:
Depression
Anxiety
HIV/AIDS

Mequette Sorensen

      Rank/Title: Assistant Professor
      Campus: Taylorsville/Redwood
      Office: CT 094-H
      Phone: (801) 957-4455
      Email: mequette.sorensen@slcc.edu
      Education:
              AA Fullerton Junior College 1987
              BS University of Utah 1991
              MSW University of Utah 1996
      Areas of Social Work Expertise: Youth at Risk, People with Disabilities, Pregnant        
       Teens, Illegal Discrimination, Affirmative Action, Administration and
     Cultural Competency.
      Summary of Experience:
              -
Ten plus years teaching experience in social work on an adjunct or full time basis at
              SLCC.
              -Four plus years social work program coordinator.
              -Seventeen plus years experience in the social work field (Director, Youth at Risk and 
              People with Disabilities Program, YWCA; Director, Teen Pregnant Home, YWCA; 
              Investigator, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, University of Utah 
              and Membership on several Social Work Board of Directors). 
              -Development of ETHS social work courses at SLCC to meet General Education and
              Diversity Criteriam i.e., Mexican American, Asian American, African American, and 
              Native American Cultural courses.
              -Eight years of volunteer service on several community board of directors and
              community councils.  


Sally Brown

      Rank/Title: Adjunct
      Email: sbrown174@bruinmail.slcc.edu

Angela Fanjul

      Rank/Title: Adjunct
      Email: ajeppers@bruinmail.slcc.edu

Sandra Kikuchi

      Rank/Title: Adjunct
      Email: sandra.kikuchi@slcc.edu