Hazel S. Cometa-Lamberte
B.S. Social Work, Central Philippine University in Iloilo
Master of Social Work, UP CSWCD
Ph.D. in Philippine Studies Program, Asian Center, UP Diliman (ongoing)
Hazel’s field of practice is in child welfare, particularly child protection, residential care, and local and international adoption. She is a member of the governmental Inter-Country Adoption Board Matching Committee (ICPC) representing the SW profession. She also co-anchors a weekly radio program for CSWCD called “Sikhay Kilos Radio” at DZUP 1602 which features interviews with social development practitioners on socially relevant issues and concerns. She joined the college as an assistant professor in 2013.
Areas of interest: working with individuals, families and groups, child welfare- residential care for children, child protection, children in conflict with the law, local and international adoption