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Roeback, Shirell

Roeback, Shirell

Curriculum Vitae
Director, Bachelor of Science in Social Work (BSSW) Program
Social Work

Phone: 718-262-5295
Office Location: AC-3A11

Office Hours  
Mondays  4:30pm - 5:30pm 
Tuesdays  11:00am - 12:00pm 
Wednesdays  1:30pm - 2:30pm 


Degree Institution Field Dates
PhD  Northcentral University  Psychology  Student 
MSW  Fordham University  Social Work  2001 
BA  SUNY at Stony Brook  Liberal Arts  1991 
Professor Shirell Roeback is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with "R" privileges (LCSW-R), a Lecturer in the Bachelor of Science in Social Work (BSSW) program, and the Assessment Coordinator for the BSSW Program. She is the former Director of Practicum Education for the bachelor's program and the Founding Director of Social Work Practicum Education for the master's social work (MSW) program. Professor Roeback received her BA degree in Liberal Studies from Stony Brook University (SUNY), MSW from Fordham University, and is a current PhD. student in psychology. Before her employment as a full-time faculty member of York College, she worked for over 20 years as an administrator in various community organizations in child welfare, mental health, and youth services.

Areas of Expertise

Social Work - Mental Health, Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice

Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

American Psychological Association: 2020.

Phi Alpha Honor Society - Social Work: 2018.

National Association of Social Workers - New York City Chapter: 2001.


YC Auxilliary RFP, Social Work Field Supervisors' Appreciation. Spring 2018: $800.00.

Open Educational Resources, Manifold SCWK P &P. 2019 -2020 Academic year: $2500.00.

Other Professional Activities and Public Service

Licensed Clinical Social Worker "R" privilege: 2022.

Black Women's Health Study - Participant: 1999 - present.

Board Certified Telemental Health Provider: 2018.

Consultant for Voice for International and Domestic Adoptions (VIDA): 2005 - 2018.

Attorneys For Children Program - NYS Court Appointed Mental Health Professional Panelist: 2004 - 2017.