Ph.D., University of Tennessee MSW, University of Georgia LCSW, ACSW
Dr. Baggett has been full-time faculty for 17 years. He has provided field instruction
for 6 universities. At ETSU, he has been the Director of Field Instruction, BSW Program
Director, and Department Chair. His primary areas of instruction are clinical practice
and field practicum. Dr. Baggett has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for over
25 years and member of the Academy of Certified Social Workers for 30 years. He has
worked primarily in the mental health, health care, and criminal justice systems.
He has also worked in the pharmaceutical industry. Dr. Baggett is the Executive Director
of the Phi Alpha Honor Society and member of the NASW Tennessee Chapter Ethics Committee.
He serves on boards of directors and committees for community organizations helping
the homeless. Dr. Baggett’s primary areas of research are self-care and psychosocial
issues in healthcare.