Jennifer M. First

Disaster Mental Health Program Manager, Disaster and Community Crisis Center and Doctoral Candidate in the School of Social Work at the University of Missouri, University of Missouri-Columbia

Jennifer First is the Disaster Mental Health Program Manager at the Disaster and Community Crisis Center and a doctoral candidate in the School of Social Work at the University of Missouri. Her research focuses on examining the mental and behavioral health impacts of experiencing collective traumas such as natural and human-caused disaster events.

Experience

  • –present
    Disaster Mental Health Program Manager, Disaster and Community Crisis Center, University of Missouri-Columbia

Education

  • 2012 
    University of Missouri, School of Social Work, Master of Social Work