Where am I?

Deborah Phelps

Professor of Sociology

Education:

  • BA        Sociology, Washington University in St. Louis
  • MA.        Sociology, Yale University
  • M.Phil.    Social Psychology, Medical Sociology/Social Psychiatry, Yale University
  • Ph.D.      Medical Sociology, Yale University
  • C.S.P.     Certified Sociological Practitioner, Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology
  • M.P.E.     Psychiatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Washington University in St. Louis

Research Area/Scholarly Interests:

Dr. Phelps' research interests include caregiving, race, alcohol studies, illness prevention, complementary medicine/alternative healing, and mental health services.

Recent Publications/Conference Presentations:

  • Phelps, D., & Koppel, R. (October, 2009). Panelists in Certification Information Session and Certification Demonstration Session. Presented at the Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX.
  • Phelps, D., & Koppel, R. (October 2008). Panelists in Certification Information Session. Presented at the Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology Annual Conference, Jacksonville, FL.
  • Phelps, D. (October 2008). Caregiving and applied sociological principles. Presented at the Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology Annual Conference, Jacksonville, FL.
  • Phelps, D. (October 2007). Panelist in Certification Demonstration Session. Presented at the Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology Annual Conference, Ypsilanti, MI.
  • Phelps, D. (October 2006). Panelist in Certification Demonstration Session. Presented at the Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology Annual Conference, San Jose, CA.

Professional Organizations:

  • Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology (AACS)
  • Commission on Applied and Clinical Sociology (CACS)
  • American Sociological Association (ASA)
  • Midwest Sociological Society (MSS)
  • St. Louis Psychological Association (SLPA)
  • Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honor Society (AKD)
  • Phi Kappa Phi

Courses Taught:

  • Survey of Sociology
  • Sociology of Deviance
  • Sociology of Violence
  • Diversity and Social Justice
  • Sociological Research Methods
  • Professional Ethics
  • Social Problems
  • Social Theory
  • Marriage and Family

Contact Information:

Department of Behavioral Sciences

Fontbonne University
6800 Wydown Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63105
Email: dphelps@fontbonne.edu
Phone: (314) 889-4552
Office: East 325