Ph.D.: Social Work, University of Maryland, Baltimore
M.S.W.: Social Work, University of Maryland, Baltimore
B.S.: Journalism, Ball State University
Licensed Graduate Social Worker
FMST 415 Services to Children and Youth
FMST 485 Writing and Research Methods in Family Studies
FMST 615 Applied Research Methods in Family Studies
Areas of Research/Professional Interest
Resilience among individuals and families
Emergence into adulthood among vulnerable populations
Developmental education in higher education
Greif, G. L., & Morris-Compton, D. (2011). Group work with urban African American parents in their neighborhood schools. In G. L Greif & P. Ephross (Eds.), Group work with populations at risk (3rd edition) (pp. 385–398). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Lindsey, M. A., Lee, B. R., Sander, R. L., Sullivan, F. A., Park, J., & Morris-Compton, D. (2009). In-Home Intervention Program for Children (IHIP-C) Manual. Baltimore: University of Maryland.
Department of Family Studies and Community Development
College of Liberal Arts Building, Suite 2210
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.