Dr. Vissing was a first-generation college student who has become a tenured, full professor in both Michigan and Massachusets and works with the national and international children's human rights communities.  A tenacious fighter for the underdog, she uses her research, writing and advocacy skills to educate and motivate others for fair treatment and justice.  
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Human Rights, Children's Human Rights, Human Rights Education
Homelessness and Housing
Mental Health, Trauma
Substance use
Organizational Analysis
Strategic Planning, needs assessments, evaluation
Medical Sociology
Scam honor societies and organizations that exploit children & youth
Santa Claus
Sexual debut
Personal Interests
Travel
Animals
Gardening
Dancing
Music
Websites