Beverly Buckles, MSW, DSW

Dean, School of Behavioral Health

Beverly J. Buckles, MSW, DSW, is Dean of the School of Behavioral Health at Loma Linda University (LLU). Dr. Buckles is well known as an expert in mental health policies and services, and international behavioral health trauma response. She has received recognition regionally and nationally for promoting partnerships between academia and public mental health, and for her work in the implementation of psychological first aid and trauma resiliency methodologies in under developed regions of the world to affectively assist governments, health systems and NGOs to prepare for and respond to natural and man-made disasters.