Ingrid Weiss Slikkers, LMSW, CCTP, is an Assistant Professor of Social Work at Andrews University. Early in her career she worked at a homeless shelter, juvenile detention center as well as at a psychiatric hospital for children. After receiving her graduate degree, she worked as a child and family therapist for many years specializing in the treatment of trauma, loss and family issues. Slikkers has significant experience advocating for and providing culturally appropriate therapy within multi-cultural groups and has done focused work within the Latino community.
She is married, has two sons and enjoys traveling. She has been very involved in children and family church ministries.