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Tammi Nelson

  • Lecturer
  • IU Bloomington



    (812) 855-4427


    Office: C3166
    2631 E. Discovery Parkway


Clinically driven Social Work practitioner with licensure in Clinical Social Work and Clinical Addictions Counseling. As Case Manager, Social Work Therapist and Program Manager for 15 years in community mental health, many practical applications are infused in current coursework.

Senior Lecturer with IUSSW since 2011, Tammi has developed courses on self-care, grief and loss, case management and trauma informed care, and has provided leadership in generalist practice courses.


Master of Social Work

Emphasis/Major: Mental Health
2001 - Indiana University


Emphasis/Major: Psychology
1996 - Indiana University

Research Interests

My primary responsibilities are teaching.

Teaching Interests

Mental health, substance use, trauma, grief, case management, and therapy. Special emphasis on Self Care for helping professionals.

Awards and Honors

  • IU Trustee's Teaching Award
    2020 - IU Trustees