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Rachel Guimond

School of Professional Studies

Social Work and Criminal Justice

A.M., 2004, School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago
B.A., 2002, Point Loma Nazarene University
Doctoral studies, University of Tennessee

A licensed clinical social worker, Professor Guimond has worked with the aging population, the chronically mentally ill and chemically dependent adolescents. At Olivet, she teaches introduction to social work, human behavior in the social environment, social work practice and topics in aging. She serves as the program director for Social Work.

Her academic interests lie in the areas of self-care for the social work professional and disability policies across the lifespan. She has served on the Social Work Advisory Council for Trinity Christian College.

In her leisure time, she enjoys skiing, reading, strength training, scrapbooking and swimming.

She and her husband, Philip, have one daughter, Lucy. They are active at Manteno Church of the Nazarene.




Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser; teach a just man, and he will increase in learning.