Phone 814-732-1738

Office G35 Hendricks Hall

Department Social Work


Janice Carello, Ph.D., LMSW, (she/her) is an Assistant Professor and MSW Program Director at PennWest Edinboro. She received her Ph.D. from the University at Buffalo where she also earned her MSW degree and a Certificate in Trauma Counseling. Her scholarship focuses on retraumatization in educational settings and trauma-informed approaches in higher education. She co-edited two forthcoming books on trauma-informed teaching and learning: Lessons from the Pandemic: Trauma-Informed Approaches to College, Crisis, Change and Trauma-Informed Pedagogies: A Guide for Responding to Crisis and Inequality in Higher Education. She also co-editedTrauma and Human Rights: Integrating Approaches to Address Human Rights. Trauma-informed teaching and learning resources are available on her blog.