Title: Assistant Professor of Family and Social Services
Mrs. Tracy Bell is an Assistant Professor of Family Studies and Social Services. Mrs. Bell earned her MSW in Social Work from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. She earned her BA in Family Life Counseling from Ouachita Baptist University. Mrs. Bell is a Missouri Licensed Social Worker and is a Nationally Certified Life Coach.
Mrs. Tracy Bell has a heart for children. Her training and work experience has focused on unprivileged, traumatized children. Mrs. Bell teaches most of the social work program courses. Two of these courses focus on the traumatized child. Her goal is to train the next generation of young clinicians with knowledge of how trauma impacts a child’s brain development and to equip students with skills to help promote healing within God’s precious gifts, children. She continues to make this endeavor a major focus of her continued education. She recently began her certification in Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics from the Child Trauma Academy in Houston, TX. In addition to her responsibilities at the College, Mrs. Bell is a speaker for Focus on the Family National Institute of Marriage.