Rebecca Czaja-Stevens, M.S.W., LICSW

Contact Information

Rebecca Czaja-Stevens, M.S.W., LICSW
Assistant Professor of Social Work
Title IX Investigator
Social Work
Office location

Smith Curtis 340G

Office hours

Monday 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wednesday 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Thursday 10:00 am to 12:00 pm


Rebecca started joined the NWU social work department in the fall of 2018.  She teaches in the undergraduate program and serves as the field director for both the undergraduate and graduate programs. This entails recruiting practicum placements, developing polices related to field practicum education and overall management of field practicum. 

Prior to joining NWU Rebecca’s social work experiences included providing social work services and therapy within an inpatient mental health setting, conducting assessments and discharge planning in a mental health emergency room and serving as director of TRIO programs at Southeast Community College. 


B.S., University of Nebraska at Kearney, 2002

M.S.W., University of Nebraska at Omaha, 2006

Courses taught

SOCWK 1150 Intro to Social Work

SOCWK 4970 Field Practicum

SOCWK 2270 Human Behavior in the Social Environment I

SOCWK 3080 Micro Practice

SOCWK 3100 Macro Practice

Research and academic interests

Interventions for helping at risk populations succeed in college, gender and sexuality studies, treatment of mental illness and suicide assessment and prevention.

Professional and community affiliations, certifications and awards

Certified Master Social Worker

Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner