Candice Daly

BSW Program Field Director
Assistant Professor
Phone: ext. 2347
Email: dalyc@centenarycollege.edu

Academic Accomplishments

  • Master of Social Work (MSW), Marywood University (2004)
  • Bachelor of Social Work (BSW), Western New England University, (2000)
  • Professional Licensure and Certifications:
    • Licensed Clinical Social Worker, State of NJ (2007)
    • Clinical Social Work Supervision Certificate, NASW-NJ (2007)
    • School Social Work Certificate, State of NJ (2006)


Candice Daly, LCSW - Assistant Professor of Social Work & Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Program Field Director received her Bachelors in Social Work from Western New England University in Springfield, MA.  In 2004 gained a Master of Social Work (MSW) from Marywood University in Scranton, PA completing research on predicting factors for multiple placements of children within the NJ foster care system.  Since 2004 Professor Daly has provided both undergraduate and graduate social work field education for students from Fordham University, Seton Hall University, Ramapo College, Kean University, Rutgers University, Marywood University and Centenary College. She is also the Campus Academic Coordinator for the NJ Baccalaureate Child Welfare Education Program (BCWEP), which awards traineeships to selected social work students who have an interest in working for NJ’s Division of Child Protection & Permanency (formerly known as DYFS).

Prior to joining Centenary College full time, Professor Daly was the Director of Family Intervention Services, Inc. a non-profit family counseling agency.  Previous practice experience includes: evaluation and recommendation of potential foster and adoptive families through the NJ Division of Youth and Family services (currently DCP&P), family crisis and preservation services, pre & post adoption counseling and outpatient psychotherpay.  She developed and facilitated a grant funded prevention program in Essex County, NJ providing group-based prevention services for at-risk youth, employing evidence-based curriculum. For the past decade she has supervised and clinically supervised NJ Licensed Social Workers (LSW’s) in pursuit of their NJ Clinical Social Work Licensure (LCSW). She became one of the initial members of Centenary Colleges BSW Program Advisory Board and began providing adjunct instruction/field liaison for the BSW program.  She actively assisted in the development of and taught the programs first social work elective courses Child Welfare (a required BCWEP course) and Adolescents: Adulthood Under Construction course. Professor Daly utilizes her years of practice experience to routinely teach the Practice I & II courses as well as Senior Seminar course.

Professor Daly serves on the Sussex County Child Advocacy Center’s Education Committee, Sussex County Youth Services Commission, was a member of multiple county Multi-Disciplinary Teams providing consultation for prosecutor involved child abuse/neglect, domestic violence and sexual assault cases, and is a member of National Association of Social Work (NASW-NJ).   As a clinically licensed social worker she maintains a private practice in Sussex County providing psychotherapy to individuals, couples, groups and families.