Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute, The Healthier Urban Families Outreach Program
Beverly Weathington, LMSW is the Community Engagement Coordinator at The Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute. Through her work with the Healthier Urban Families Program, she is committed to providing education and research opportunities to vulnerable urban families and the professionals who serve them. She is passionate about providing information that addresses the challenges of at- risk families while valuing their strength and resiliency. She has a special interest in community-based participatory research and has spent over three decades assisting researchers in designing projects that are based on reciprocity.
• Beverly was a MARC (Minority Access to Research Careers) Scholar
• Received BS Honors Psychology (Summa Cum Laude) from Wayne State University
• Received LMSW from Wayne State University