Emily De Mel, MSW

Assistant Professor, BSW Program, Department of Social Work
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 2760
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Prior to joining Azusa Pacific full time, Emily Blackmer, MSW, worked in public child welfare for Los Angeles County, most recently in the area of dependency investigation. She has also worked in intensive outpatient psychiatric treatment and residential treatment for youth involved with the juvenile justice system and experiencing co-occurring disorders. Blackmer is employed as a social worker in a hospital setting and is an active member of the Society for Social Work and Research.

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Social Work

Courses Taught

  • SOCW 250 – Introduction to Social Work
  • SOCW 251 – Social Welfare Policy and Service
  • SOCW 351 – Child Welfare Practice
  • SOCW 496 – Ethics in the Helping Profession