News - School of Social Work
Monday, June 9, 2014
Monday, June 2, 2014
»Roberto Orellana, Social Work faculty, co-authored an article, “Structural Determinants of Indigenous Health: A Photovoice Study in the Peruvian Amazon,” published in AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples, May 2014.
Monday, May 26, 2014
»Jo-Ann Sowers, Social Work faculty, presented “The Nuts & Bolts of Microenterprises for People with Behavioral Health Challenges” at the NAMI Multnomah-NorthStar Conference in Portland, April 24.
Monday, May 19, 2014
»Carrie Furrer, Center for Improvement of Child and Family Services, presented a symposium paper, titled “Three Dimensions of Implementation: A Systems Approach,” at the 19th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect in New Orleans, La., April 30.
Monday, May 12, 2014
»Angie Mejia, Chicano/Latino Studies and Social Work faculty, presented “Major Depressive Disorder and its Technoscientific Manifestations at the Technische Universität Darmstadt’s and University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne’s program, Modes of Technoscien
»Carrie Furrer, Center for Improvement of Child and Family Services staff, presented a symposium paper, titled “Risk Factors for Child Welfare Involvement and the Buffering Effect of Early Head Start Programs,” at the 19th National Conference on Child Abus
Monday, May 5, 2014
»Angie Mejia, Chicano Latino Stuides and Social Work, and Christina Nicolaidis, Social Work faculty, with others co-authored an article, “Latino Parents’ Perspectives on Barriers to Autism Diagnosis,” published in the journal Academic Pediatrics, May 2014.
Monday, April 28, 2014
Monday, April 21, 2014
»Laurie Powers and Lee Ann Phillips, Regional Research Institute faculty, with M. Kane presented “Youth Taking Charge of Their Lives” at the Research to Action: Social Determinants of Health Symposium at Portland State University, Feb. 28.
Monday, April 7, 2014
»Janet Walker, Social Work and Regional Research Institute faculty, co-presented an invited plenary, titled “Wraparound for a New Era,” at the 27th Annual Children’s Mental Health Research and Policy Conference in Tampa, Fla., March 3.
Monday, March 31, 2014
»Lee Ann Phillips, Social Work faculty, and doctoral student Jessica Schmidt, with Maylyn Kane, presented “Building Hope and the My Life Project: Supporting Youth in Special Education and Foster Care” at the 2014 Oregon Association of Vocational Special Ne
Monday, March 10, 2014
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
»The Oregonian: Portland State University foster care project nationally recognized for helping youths transition to adulthood
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Monday, January 27, 2014
»Junghee Lee and Barbara J. Friesen, Social Work faculty; Janet S. Walker, Regional Research Institute; former faculty Daniel Coleman; and William E. Nolan co-authored “Youth’s Help-Seeking Intentions for ADHD and Depression: Findings from a National Surve