Certificate Training Series 2024 Cohort

Paula Bibbs Samuels

For several years, Paula Bibbs-Samuels has been a fervent advocate for equitable and respectful treatment of children and families, ensuring safety wherever feasible. She actively volunteers at various levels within the Texas child welfare system, working collaboratively to reform policies, practices, and procedures for the betterment of families. A key focus for her is highlighting and transforming systemic practices entrenched in racism. Ms. Bibbs-Samuels is passionate about learning and recognizes it as the initial step towards meaningful change. She is committed to building on her knowledge and persistently advocates for racial, ethical, and humane reforms. As a licensed professional counselor, Paula Bibbs-Samuels is dedicated to fostering healthy changes that enhance the quality of life for everyone she works with.