Jamie Cornelison | TBBHF 2015-2016 | SIU

Southern Illinois University



TBBH Fellowship

College of Education and Human Services

Jamie Cornelison

Jamie Cornelison
Jamie Cornelison is a Southern Illinois native who graduated with her Bachelors of Social Work degree (BSW) from SIUC in 2010. Following graduation with her BSW, Mrs. Cornelison began working as a Mental Health Specialist at United Methodist Children’s Home (UMCH) in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. She left UMCH after she obtained employment at Lutheran Social Services (LSSI) in 2011. There she earned her Illinois Child Welfare licensure, and has worked as both a Child Welfare Specialist, and an Intact Preservation Specialist. She remained at LSSI until August, 2015 when she left to pursue her Master’s degree in Social Work. She is currently interning at the Veterans Administration Hospital working with returning veterans, and at LSSI providing counseling to children using the TF-CBT model being taught in the Fellowship. Mrs. Cornelison will graduate with her MSW in May, 2016.