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Mindy Van Kalsbeek, M.S.W.

Mindy Van Kalsbeek Instructor and MSW Advisor

Contact information

Education 24
1586 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1586
(970) 491-7289
mindy.van_kalsbeek@colostate.edu



Areas of Interest: Intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental health, and organizational and nonprofit management.

Grand Challenges for Social Work: Eradicating social isolation; Promoting smart decarceration

Degree Information

M.S.W., Colorado State University School of Social Work, Fort Collins, CO
B.S.W., Dordt College, Sioux Center, IA

Academic Appointments

Instructor, Colorado State University, 2017

Professional post–baccalaureate and post–master’s social work experience

Cottonwood Community Alternatives, Englewood, CO

  • Associate Director April 2012 – present
  • Program Administrator April 2007 - March 2012
  • Program Manager September 2004 - March 2007
  • Day Program Community Integration Counselor November 2003 - August 2004