Practice & Policy Lecture Series
Provided by the Oklahoma Department of Human Services
Sequoyah Memorial Office Building, 2400 N. Lincoln Blvd. • Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-3646 • Fax (405) 521-6684 • Internet:

The Practice and Policy Lecture Series has been developed to provide thought-provoking presentations on Oklahoma's emerging policy issues, trends and best practices. The series is sponsored by the Oklahoma Department of Human Services Office of Planning, Research and Statistics and the University of Oklahoma Center for Public Management with the goal of providing the best educational opportunities available in a forum that offers participants an opportunity to question, share and learn from each other.

All lectures are free and open to the public.

Child Care
Child Welfare
Customer Service
Developmental Disabilities
Domestic Violence
Faith-Based and Community Initiatives
Health Care
Marriage and Family
Poverty Solutions


Chi Vu, M.A.
James Bell Associates 

Chi Vu, M.A., is a community psychologist with six years of experience in applied social science research design, program evaluation, grant writing and capacity building technical assistance. She obtained her bachelor of arts in Psychology at the University of Oklahoma and is currently a doctoral student at Wichita State University.


Prior to joining James Bell Associates, Vu was a research associate and graduate student at the Wichita State University Center for Community Support and Research where she led a mixed methodology assessment of 20 consumer-run mental health organizations in rural Kansas for a jointly funded National Institute of Mental Health and Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration project on identifying the social, psychological and physical impact of participation in consumer-run mental health organizations.

She also conducted an evaluation for the assessment of physical health concerns of older adults with psychiatric disabilities, which identified effective and quality services that exist for older adults with psychiatric disabilities. Vu currently provides evaluation technical assistance to discretionary grant programs funded by the Administration for Children and Families.

Last Updated: June 18, 2015
Provided by the Oklahoma Department of Human Services
Street address: Sequoyah Memorial Office Building, 2400 N. Lincoln Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Mailing address: P.O. Box 25352, Oklahoma City, OK 73125
(405) 521-3646
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