Autumn Asher

Autumn Asher

Social Work
Entering Year: 2017

Hometown:  Greenwood, Arkansas

Autumn Asher was born and raised in Greenwood, Arkansas. She received her BA in Psychology from Arkansas Tech University in 2015 and recently completed her MSW from the University of Oklahoma - Tulsa in May of 2017. Autumn has worked the past 5 years in various inpatient psychiatric hospitals where she facilitated psychoeducational groups and ensured patient safety. She has recently begun work with tribal populations and served on a juvenile justice inter-tribal workgroup. As a Social Work Ph.D. student in the Brown School, her research interests include mental health, sexual violence, and American Indians.

Little known facts: Autumn is a self-proclaimed frybread aficionado and enjoys going to powwows where she dances Southern Cheyenne traditional style.