College of Liberal Arts: Department of Sociology, Gerontology, and Substance Abuse Studies: Sociology Field Studies

SOC Field Study site list 

SOC Field Study site list

Revision on-going, started in May of 2013

Please be advised, if you have a possible placement not on this list, make an appointment with Kathryn Williams. This list is a "work in progress"

Akin to Live
Current Contact would be Jamie or Jordan
(Past Supervisor – Jan Thompson)
Phone # 789 7805
Left Message 10/7/11 11 am

American Red Cross (Central Oklahoma Branch)
Phone # 228 9561
Left a Message 10/7/11 11 am

Back2Back Ministries I
Supervisor – Mandy Lail
Phone # 513 754 0300 Ext: 1705
No message but got the extension for a JJ Lail, going to wait for her to answer before I leave message – 10/7/11 12 pm

Bair Foundation
Natalie – in between supervisors at this time
Phone # 759 2670

Boys Ranch Town of Edmond
Address: 5104 SE 33rd Street
Edmond, OK 73013
Supervisor – Scott Conrad
Phone # 341 3606
Duties: Assigned to a case worker to shadow intake, plan of care, little bit of everything. Can do training and staff meetings as well.

Bradford Village Retirement Community – Edmond
906 N. Boulevard, Edmond, Oklahoma
Caroline Roseboro – Social Services
Jean Wallack-/ Kim Early- Activities/Volunteer director
Phone # 341 0810

Catholic Charities / SWDC – Sanctuary Women’s Development Center
Lisa Chamberlain
Phone # 526 2321

Central Oklahoma Community Mental Health Center (Norman, OK)
Director of Recovery– Lewis Ward
Phone # 405 573-3991
Voice Mail

 Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity
Contact would be Janice Dozier
Phone # 232 4828
Address: 5005 S. 1-35 Service Road
Oklahoma City, OK 73129
Tasks: Volunteering in the construction of houses, 6 hour shift. Many participate in visiting the families as well. Many times they work on the construction.

Child Abuse & Response Evaluation Ctr. (CARE) could not reach a human
Supervisor – Te’ Ata Purcell
Phone # 236 2100
Voice Mail 10/11/11

Choices Counseling Center
Supervisor – Kristen Cole or Lindsay Ray
Phone # 702 6677
Address: 1305 N Shartel OKC, OK 73013
Duties: The students participate or observe in group therapy, individual therapy, they learn how to do progress notes, a therapy plan, and they will do an intake and also could perform some administrative duties.

Dept. of Human Services
Supervisor – Rhonda Miles, Child Welfare Supervisor
Phone – 739-8000
Address: 9901 SE 29th St Okc, OK 73130
Tasks: Depends. Supervise Visits; some go out to in the field and actual work with the clients with another Worker. Some do worker visits, visit kids, visit parents, sit in on family functional assessments. Watch Court Hearings, juvenile court hearings. Read case information. Copy and file. Work in the kid system, documenting information.

DHS Oklahoma County
Adult Protective Services
Melissa Kirk
APSS IV/Supervisor OK Co. East Zone
Area III Adult Protective Services

DHS (Canadian County)
Supervisors – Stephanie Burchette
Phone # 295 2000
Voice Mail 10/11/11

DHS (Consumer Family Services)
Supervisor – Gordon Austin
Phone # 522-0831

DHS – Cleveland County
Supervisor –Linda Hall
Phone # (405) 912-2000
Voice Mail 10/11/11

Emerson Alternative School
Supervisor – Randa Pirrong
Phone # 235 5179 ext. 115
Voice Mail 10/11/11

Family Development and Intervention Services (63rd and Britton)
Director – Randy Long Supervisor – Gerrell Thomas
Phone # 767 1126 (Ask for Mr. Long)
Address: 5131 N. Classen Circle OKC, OK 73118
Voice Mail 10/13

Fresh Start Counseling Service
Supervisor – Nadine Zantt
Phone # 607 6670
Address: 4801 N. Classen, Suite 159, OKC, OK 73118
VM 10/13

Gardens at Rivermont / Life Enrichment
– Activities Dept.
Supervisor – Stacy Olsen
Phone # (405) 360-6056
Address: 750 Canadian Trail Norman, Ok 73072
Duties: participate in the activities, spend a lot of one on one time with the senior adults.

Grace Living Center
Supervisor – Mary Peacock Social Service
Phone # 341 1433
Address: 2520 S. Rankin, Edmond, Ok 73013 VM
Duties: Work with Social Services supervisor in arranging supportive services, doing Medicare assessments, discharge planning.
Dress code: business casual- no shorts, tank tops flip flops

Hope Center of Edmond
Supervisor – Chris Sperry
Phone # 348 1340
Address: 1251 N. Broadway, Edmond, OK 73034
Duties: Sort donations, work the resale shop, clerical work, overview of all aspects of non-profit – administration, volunteer duties, possible grant research

Housing Authority (Oklahoma City)
Supervisor – 605-3273Sheila Pace

Infant Crisis Services
Supervisor – Beth Lykins
Phone # 528 3663
4224 N. Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Duties: work with intake clients, handle the children while the mothers shop, sort the donations in the back, make phone calls to remind people of appointments, work on fundraising, participate in team meetings, board meetings, go to fundraising events, work on grant writing.

Latino Community Development Agency
Non profit, nationally recognized for health care
Ruben Argon
4 main programs available to anyone- Health-Women's clinic, prevention –counseling, education intervention, treatment- counseling, tattoo removal, child care- 22 programs in all
420 S.W. 10th
Oklahoma City, OK 73109 (Walker, by new I-40)
405.236.0701 Ext. 106
Fax: 405-236-2802

League for United Latin American Citizens
601 N. E. 63rd Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reymundo Madrid 405- 520-5147 and Miguel Soto 405 – 684-6288
Supervisor – Robert Davis
Phone # 748 5433
Address: 5821 NW Expressway, Okc, Ok 73132
Duties: Mission community work in low income OKC. Tutoring, mentoring, designed and execute special projects, adopt classes at elementary schools.

Mid – Del Youth and Family Center
Supervisor -Jeremy Wente
Phone #’s 733 KIDS or 670 1478

Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Supervisor – Rachele Eskridge
Phone # 524-0700

Oklahoma Conferences of Churches
Supervisor – William Tabbernee
Phone # 525 2928

Oklahoma County Crisis and Intervention Center
Supervisor – Tom Tinneman
Phone # 405 522 8100

Oklahoma DHS / Child Protective Services
Current contact is Gretchen Sullins
Phone # 767 2565 – no answer

Oklahoma City Rescue Mission
Supervisor – Kim Combs
Phone # 232 2709

OKDHS – Child Welfare Dept.
Current contact – Rebecca Hayes
Phone # 767-2600

Payne County Youth Shelter

Pharmacy Management Consultants
Contact – Student affairs @ UCO

Positive Tomorrows (United Way Non-profit School)
Supervisor – Stephanie Smiley
Phone # 556 5082

Projects Abroad Human Rights Office (PAHRO) - Accra, Ghana
Supervisor – Anna McCarthy
Phone # +27 (0) 21 685 1998

Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma
Phone - 405-972-1111
Many oppo rtuinities in non-profit area/disaster relief
Cari Ogden- VP of Community Initatives

Red Rock West Area Prevention Resource Center (APRC)
Supervisor – Ashley Cline
Phone #’s – 405 354 1928 ext. 201 or 405 401 2390

Sooner Haven Apartments
Supervisor – Gloria Williams
Phone # 424 4651

St. Anthony’s Hospital – Critical Care Unit
Supervisor – Samantha Muller RN
Phone # 272 7000 (Main number)

Sunbeam Family Services
Supervisor – Cathron and Carla Georgetta
Phone# 405 528 7721 - no answer

Teach And Save Kids (TASK)
(Program by the Divine Wisdom Worship Center) Midwest City, OK
Contact – Felisha Manning
Supervisor – Dr. Kole Kleeman (not available)
Phone # 732 0573 Not a working number

Thyolo Active Youth Organization (TAYO) sponsored by the International Mission Board (Malawi, Africa)
Supervisor –Pam and Bob Brownfield
Phone # 800 999 3113

Union City Probation and Parole Office
Supervisor – Ms. Rucks
Phone # 580 772 0247

Veteran Recovery Center / Mental Health Unit
(VA Hospital, OKC, OK)
Supervisors – Bill Dycus Phd
Phone # 405 456 3626

Workforce Oklahoma One-Stop Career Center
Contacts: Erin Sturch (Director) Phone #
 Elfreda Fields (Center Manager) Phone #

Youth and Family Services Inc. – Canadian County
Supervisor – Brandon Smith
Phone # 354 0846

YWCA / Sexual Assault and Crisis Advocacy
Supervisor – Karla Docter
Phone # 948 1770

Kathryn M. Williams

 Substance Abuse Field Studies Location List Revised by Art Christie 10/31/11
 Up-date April 2013
Community House
Mike Covington
Phone # 424-4347

Community House / Catalyst Behavioral Services
Supervisor – Edie Nayfa
Phone #s 232 9804 / 230 1125

Eagle Ridge Institute
Executive Director – John Mayfield
Phone # 840 1359
Left message with receptionist
Address: 601 NE 63rd Street OKC, OK 73105

Family Recovery Counseling Center (TRC)
Supervisor - Beverly Pittman
Phone # 606 8406 or 525 2525

Specialized Outpatient Services (SOS Community House)
Supervisor – Linda Williams
Phone # 810 1766

St. Anthony’s Start Program
Supervisor – Terry Simpson
Phone # 685 6671

Four Winds Ranch (Guthrie)
Supervisor – Brent Katigan
*Brent says they can only handle one student at a time and does not want to be called often.
Phone # 405 260 0212
Address: 4801 N. Sante Fe in Guthrie, OK 73044
Duties: Attend groups, one on one sessions, assessments, a lot of psyche-education, family therapy, equine therapy, screening admissions, discharge, planning, treatment, and case management

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