Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska
Clarissa Stenstrom is a second year MSW student and a member of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska and Lower Nicola Indian Band of Thompson Salish. She graduated with a Bachelor of Social Work and Associate of Arts in Media Design from Salish Kootenai College. Her concentration includes American Indian and Alaska Native Studies with a specialization in sexual health and education. She plans to integrate the strengths-based approach of social work with the traditional values and culture of tribal people as protective and healing factors in direct practice with individuals, groups, and families.