Faculty Profile

Tulare W. Park, LSW

tpark@lhup.edu | 137 Ulmer Hall, Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-2454


Ed. Adult Education & Lifelong Learning (in process), The Pennsylvania State University
MSW, Concentration: Clinical Practice with Individuals, Families, and Groups, Temple University
S. Administration of Justice/Minor in Sociology, The Pennsylvania State University

Research Areas: Disability Studies; Adult Learners; Distance Education; Mental Health Counseling.

Recent Professional Presentations:

Park, T. W., Weaver, L. D., & Dixon, A. (2016). Graduate Student Persistence in Mental Health Counseling Programs: What Makes a Difference?” NARACES, Syracuse, NY.

Park, T. W., & Story, J. A. (2016). “Building Innovative TRIO Collaborations to Leverage Resources Toward Success". Mid-Eastern Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel (MEAEOPP), Gettysburg, PA, April 2016.

Park, T. W., & Story, J. A. (2015). “Our Story is Their Story: Tapping into Narratives to Shape Program and Student Goals”. PA Association of TRIO Programs Annual Conference, Lancaster, PA, October 2015.

Downes, A. & Park, T. W. (2015). “Managing Student Issues Beyond the Classroom”. Workshop presented for University Days Faculty & Staff Professional Development, August 2015.

Park, T. W., & Story, J. A. (2014). “Collaboration Between TRIO Upward Bound and Student Support Services”. PA Association of TRIO Programs Annual Conference, Seven Springs, PA, October 2014.

Story, J. A., Park, T. W., Perez, L. & Austin, K. (2014). “Performance of TRIO Programs at LHU”. Presentation to Lock Haven University Council of Trustees, September 2014.

Areas of Expertise: Disability Services; Social Work; Mental Health; Grant Writing; Academic Advising; College Access.