Caroline is the Founding Director of the Personal Growth and Counseling Center and currently oversees all of Health and Wellness Services at California State University, Monterey Bay. Her responsibilities include development, administration, planning, implementation, and evaluation of all services and programs offered through the Personal Growth and Counseling Center, and oversight of the Campus Health Center, Campus Chaplaincy, Health Promotion & Education, and Student Disability Resources.
As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Caroline also provides direct clinical counseling and psychological services for students, staff, and faculty. She serves as the CSUMB Campus Affiliate Director of the National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI), a non-profit leadership training organization that works to eliminate prejudice and intergroup conflict in communities throughout the world.
Caroline has 30 years’ experience providing program development and management, clinical/counseling services, psycho-educational workshops, and training programs for the fields of higher education, health care, and human/social services. She has served as a national consultant and lecturer to many institutions of higher education, including Smith College, Stanford University, UC Berkeley, UC San Francisco, UC Davis, and Columbia University. As part-time faculty with the Centers for Collaborative Education & Professional Studies and Social and Behavioral Sciences at CSUMB, Ms. Haskell has taught: CHS 416: Advanced Social Work Practice; CHS 396: Special Topics: Peer Counseling Practice; and SBSC 340: Cross-Cultural Human Development; and SBSC 374: Abnormal Psychology.
Additionally, Caroline is Co-Author/Editor, Combined Destinies: Whites Sharing Grief About Racism,
Winner of the 2015 Next Generation Indie Book Award in Anthology
Debra Busman is an Assistant Professor and Co-Director of the Creative Writing and Social Action Program at California State University, Monterey Bay, where she also serves as Coordinator of Service Learning for the Division of Humanities and Communication. She has lived, worked and organized for social justice in the Monterey Bay area for over 40 years, is a Life Member of the NAACP, and a founding member of the Monterey chapter of the National Coalition Building Institute.