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Educational Leadership and Human Development

Lovinger Building, Room 4101
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4341
Office Manager: Barb Hicks





Adriatik Likcani

Likcani, Adriatik

Assistant Professor and Coordinator of Child and Family DevelopmentAdriatik Likcani

Education

Ph.D. Marriage and Family Therapy. Kansas State University (2013).
M.S. W. Social Work. University of Missouri-Kansas City (2011).
M.S. Marriage and Family Therapy. University of Nebraska-Lincoln (2004).
Post-Degree Certificate. Medical Family Therapy. University of Nebraska Medical Center (2003)
B.A. Teacher of English as a Second Language. University of Tirana, Albania (1995)

Licensure / Certification

LMFT – Licensed Marital & Family Therapist. State of Missouri. License #: 2009000404
ICAADC – Internationally Certified Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor. The International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium. Certificate #: 202309
CRAADC – Certified Reciprocal Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor. Missouri Substance Abuse Professional Credentialing Board, Inc. Certificate #: 2970 Approved Supervisor, Cert.#: 52

Classes Regularly Taught

CFD 1010 Individual and Family Relationships
CFD 4540 Addiction and the Family
CFD 4710 Internship
CFD 4850 Family Policy Advocacy

Recent Publications and Presentations

Refereed Journal Articles

Bischoff, R., Springer, P., Reisbig, A.,  Schultz, S., & Likcani, A. (2012). Training for collaboration: collaborative practice skills for mental health professionals. Journal of Marriage and Family Therapy, 38, 1, 199-210.

Schumm, W. R., Crock, R. J., Likcani, A., Akagi, C. G., & Bosch, K. (2008). Reliability and validity of the Kansas Marital Satisfaction Scale with different response formats in a sample of U.S. army personnel. Individual Differences Research, 6, 1, 26-37.

Faja, S., & Likcani, A. (2006). E-Health: An exploratory study of trust building elements in behavioral health websites. Journal of Information Science and Technology, 3, 1, 9-21.

Conference Presentations

Likcani, A. (2014). Making a Difference: Keys to successful engagement and leadership. AAMFT Minority Fellowship Program Training Institute. Minority Fellowship Program, SAMHSA. American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. Feb. 5-8, 2014.

Likcani, A., & Burk, L. (2013). Women’s Needs for Recovery. Missouri Reentry Conference, Reentry in Action, Missouri Department of Corrections, Osage Beach, MO. November 21, 2013.

Likcani, A., & Peterson, R. (2013). Solution Focused Therapy: Co-creating Solutions for Reentry. Missouri Reentry Conference, Reentry in Action, Missouri Department of Corrections, Osage Beach, MO. November 21, 2013.

Likcani, A. (2013). The Ethics of Treating Substance Use Disorders. Spring Conference of Kansas Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. Overland Park, KS. February 28, 2013.

Likcani, A., & Burk, L. (2012). Women’s Need for Successful Reentry. Faces of Reentry: 7th Annual Reentry Conference of Missouri Department of Corrections, Osage Beach, MO. November 14, 2012.

Likcani, A., Burk, L., & Dagen, B. (2012). Women and Reentry: Combining Supportive Housing with Comprehensive Services. Faces of Reentry: 7th Annual Reentry Conference of Missouri Department of Corrections, Osage Beach, MO. November 15, 2012.

Likcani, A. (2012). Integration of Science and Faith in Recovery Counseling. Spring Training Institute, Missouri Department of Mental Health. Osage Beach, MO. June 1, 2012.

Likcani, A. (2011). Defining Recovery Oriented Systems of Care (ROSC). "Real Voices – Real Choices: Stepping Into the Future Together" Consumer Conference, Missouri Department of Mental Health, Osage Beach, MO. August 23, 2011.

Likcani, A. (2011). Recovery Oriented Systems of Care. Presented at Spring Training Institute, Missouri Department of Mental Health. Osage Beach, MO. May 20, 2011.

Likcani, A. (2010). Cultural Competence: Working with Diverse Populations. Spring Training Institute, Missouri Department of Mental Health. Osage Beach, MO. May 21, 2010.

Likcani, A. (2009). Cultural Competence: Working with Diverse Populations. Missouri Addiction Counselors Association. 2009 Fall Conference. Osage Beach, MO. October 11, 2009

Likcani, A. (2009). Substance Abuse Treatment and Family Therapy. Missouri Association for Marriage and Family Therapy 2009 Annual Conference. April 18, 2009.

Likcani, A. (2008). Evidence-based treatment for methamphetamine: Matrix Intensive Outpatient Model. SAMHSA Access To Recovery Grantee Meeting. Milwaukee, WI. August 7, 2008.

Likcani, A. (2007). Diagnosis and Treatment of Substance Abuse Disorders from a Systemic and Biological Perspective. Fall Conference of Kansas Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Manhattan, KS. November 2, 2007.

Amanor-Boadu, Y., Garret, K. C., Hagey, D. W., Likcani, A., & Baptist, J. (2007). Conceptualization of trauma: A review of research in the last two decades. National Council on Family Relations 69th Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA: November, 2007.

Schumm, W. R., Crock, R. J., Likcani, A., Crow, J. R., Akagi, C. G., & Bosch, K. (2007). Estimation of marital instability rates among military families since 9/11. National Council on Family Relations 69th Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA: November, 2007.


Contact Dr. Likcani at likcani@ucmo.edu