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Louanna Law Bickham, MSW

Assistant Professor and Field Faculty, MSW Program, Department of Social Work
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 2766
Louanna Law Bickham, MSW, is responsible for teaching field seminars and other social work courses, providing supervision for students in their field internships, meeting with field instructors to ensure student field education standards, and the development of student internships. She has worked in the field of aging for several years, most recently at Huntington Hospital Senior Care Network. Bickham has also worked in marriage and family counseling, crisis intervention, and Catholic Social Ministries. She taught at California State University, Los Angeles, and Pacific Oaks College, and prior to moving to California in 2000 she served as director of field education at the University of Oklahoma and the University of Alaska, Fairbanks. She is involved with the National Association of Social Workers, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, and Pasadena Village.


  • MSW (with a clinical concentration), University of Oklahoma
  • B.A., English, University of Oklahoma


School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences

  • Department of Social Work


  • Crisis Response
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Older Adults and Families
  • Women’s Issues

Courses Taught

  • SOCW 511 – Introduction to the Social Work Profession
  • SOCW 515 – Field Seminar I
  • SOCW 525 – Field Seminar II