Conrad Fuentes

Clinical Associate Professor, Field Education

Clinical Associate Professor with expertise in gang intervention and education.

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Conrad Fuentes
Phone:  +1 949.437.0006
Rank:  Clinical Field
Department:  Children, Youth and Families
Assignment:  Ground

Conrad Fuentes

Clinical Associate Professor, Field Education

Clinical Associate Professor with expertise in gang intervention and education.

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Biography

CONRAD FUENTES joined the field education faculty at the Orange County Academic Center in 2010. He has also been a lecturer within the human services department at California State University. Prior to his academic career, Fuentes was a gang specialist for La Habra middle schools and Orange County Juvenile Drug Court. In 2006, he started Cross Cultural Consulting to address issues surrounding gang intervention and education, as well as Latino culture, which has given him the opportunity to work with clinicians, educators, community service agency staff, attorneys, judges and parents.

Education

University of Southern California

M.S.W. 2000

California State University

B.S. 1998

Area of Expertise

  • Social Work
  • Gang Prevention/Intervention
  • Children, Youth and Families
  • Latino Culture
  • Social Work Education

Industry Experience

  • Mental Health Care
  • Education/Learning
  • Health and Wellness
  • Health Care - Providers

Accomplishments

Outstanding Service and Community Inspiration Award
2012 Community Gang Intervention Conference
Certificate of Appreciation
2007 Certification of Appreciation for 8 Years of Dedication and Service
Favorite Part-time Professor Award
2002
Certificate of Appreciation
1997 Awarded for Dedication and Service to Human Services
Donald R. Baker Award
Awarded for Outstanding Service to School and Community
Certificate of Appreciation
1995