Children/Youth Issues, High-Risk Youth Issues, Sex, Social Work
Child welfare, Abuse and neglect, Interfamilial sex abuse, Secondary trauma, Compassion fatigue
Title: Affiliate Faculty
Department: Social Work
Mobile Phone: 720-323-3699
Interviewed by: Denver7
Andrew Mrkvicka, M.S.W., is an affiliate faculty in the Department of Social Work at Metropolitan State University of Denver.
Mrkvicka has 17 years of experience working as a clinical supervisor for Adams County where he oversees the clinical components of the county, manages a team of clinicians and does program development. He has been teaching at MSU Denver since 2011 and is a trainer for the Colorado Child Welfare Training System at University of Colorado Denver since 2016. Mrkvicka is also a member of the National Association of Social Workers.
He received a master of social work from University of Denver in 2004 and a bachelor’s in family studies from University of Northern Colorado in 1994. Mrkvicka is a licensed clinical social worker.