Prof. Dickman is an alum of the Diana R. Garland School of Social Work at Baylor University. She holds a MA in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University and a MSW from the University of Texas. Lauren previously worked as a Clinical Director at a therapeutic preschool in Houston. She currently serves as the Integrated Behavioral Health Lead at Waco Family Medicine and provides clinical care to children with externalized behavior disorders. Lauren’s social work interests include work with children and families, foster care, developmental disorders, trauma and integrated behavioral health.