National Committee Work

Dr. Campbell currently serves the social work profession as the Cultural Competence Co-Chair (2018 - ) with the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).  She previously served a three-year term as a Councilor on the Council on Disabilities and Persons with Disabilities (2014-2017), also with CSWE.

Editorial/Review/Advisory Board

Dr. Campbell was on the Advisory Board for Alexander Street from 2015 to 2017 as the worked to build a online collection of social work resources.  

Dr. Campbell has reviewed or is available as a reviewer for the following journals:

  • Advances in Social Work

  • Journal of Health Care for the Poor and  Underserved

  • Journal of Mental Health

  • Journal of Spirituality and Mental Health

  • Mental Health, Religion, and Culture

  • Mental Health Services Research

  • Race and Social Problems

  • Reflections: Narratives of Professional Helping

  • Social Science & Medicine

  • Social Work

  • Social Work in Mental Health


"As long as poverty, injustice and gross inequality persist in our world, none of us can truly rest."

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nelson Mandela                                                                                                                                                                                                                             


service & outreach

Dr. Campbell has dedicated her time and expertise to serve UGA's School of Social Work as well as the larger UGA community. 

In the SSW, she currently serves on the Faculty Executive Committee (2016 - ), MSW Program Committee (2012 - ), and as faculty advisor for the UGA chapter of the Association of Black Social Workers (2015 - ).  She previously served the SSW as a member of the Grade Appeals (2014-2017), MSW Curriculum Redesign (2014-2017), and MSW Faculty-Student Committees  (2015-2016). 

At the University-level, Dr. Campbell serves on the Intercultural Engagement Certificate Design Committee​ (2016 - ).  She was previously the advisor for the undergraduate chapter of To Write Love On Her Arms (TWLOHA) (2015-2017) and was the SSW Faculty Representative on the Faculty Admissions Committee (2014-2016).



Scholar * Researcher * Educator * Practitioner




  • There are no community presentations scheduled at this time.  If you are interested in having Dr. Campbell speak at your event or give a presentation to the community, please contact her.

  • Attending to Mental Health, Too. Because You Matter: Self Care Conference for African Americans, Progressive Outreach Coalition, Inc., Athens, GA.  (November, 2017) 

  • Washington, T. R., & Campbell, R. D.  Black Hair Not Allowed: A Social Injustice or Not Cause for Concern. Session at the First Annual Social Justice Symposium, Athens, GA.  (January, 2017)


    Research and Assessment
  • Dr. Campbell believes in using her skills and training to assist others.  She has collaborated with community leaders in the areas of research and assessment as they look for ways to improve the health and well-being of its members. Learn more about her consulting work here