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Marion Louise Beaver

social work educator

Marion Louise Beaver, American social work educator.


Beaver, Marion Louise was born on September 10, 1933 in Neptune, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Bernard and Anita (Boswell) Brown.


Bachelor of Science, Howard University, 1955. Master of Social Work, University Southern California, 1970, D.S.W., 1976. Supervisor children's srvices Department Public Social Services, Los Angeles, 1970-1973, planning consultant, 1973-1974.

Assistant professor California State University-Northridge, 1975-1976. Assistant professor social work University Pittsburgh, 1976-1981, associate professor, since 1981. Consultant Veterans Administration Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1978-1979.

Division coordinator education and training Western Pennsylvania Gerontology Center, Pittsburgh, 1978-1980. Adult services trainer Area Agency on Aging, Pittsburgh, 1980.


Supervisor children's srvices Department Public.


  • Co-author: Human Service Practice With the Elderly, 1984. Author: Clinical Social Work Practice With the Elderly, 1985.


Member editorial board Social Work, since 1982. Member review committee United Way, Pittsburgh, since 1985. Member advisory board Health, Welfare, Planning Association, Pittsburgh, 1977-1978, Senior Companions Program, Pittsburgh, 1983.

Member National Committee for Gerontology in Social Work Education, Gerontological Society, Council on Social Work Education (advisory committee to special committee on aging since 1983).


  • Other Interests

    Gardening; walking; crocheting. Reading; tennis.


Married William Jerome Beaver, June 24, 1961 (divorced 1970).

Bernard Brown

Anita (Boswell) Brown

William Jerome Beaver