News - School of Social Work
Monday, November 17, 2014
Monday, October 20, 2014
»Janet Walker, Social Work and Regional Research Institute faculty, together with colleagues from both programs, received a five-year, $4.375 million award from the National Institute for Disability and Rehabilitation Research and the Center for Mental Hea
»Barbara Friesen, Social Work emerita faculty, was a guest editor of a special issue of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal titled Parents with Psychiatric Disabilities, Vol. 27, No. 3. She also co-authored an article in the issue: "Developing the Evidence
Monday, October 6, 2014
»Carrie Furrer, Center for Improvement of Child & Family Services faculty, and colleagues at Brazelton Touchpoints Center were awarded a three-year grant from the Administration for Children & Families to study the impact of Early Head Start on resilience
»Carrie Furrer, Center for Improvement of Child & Family Services faculty, co-authored “Formative, Informative and Summative Assessment: The Relationship Between Curriculum-Based Measurement of Reading (CBM-R), Classroom Engagement and Reading Performance,
Monday, September 29, 2014
»Laura Nissen, Pauline Jivanjee, and Charlotte Goodluck, Social Work faculty, and Kimberly Pendell, Library faculty, co-authored "Lifelong Learning in Social Work Education: A Review of the Literature and Implications for the Future," published in the Jour
»Beth Green, Social Work faculty, co-authored a paper, "The Effect of Early Head Start on Child Welfare System Involvement: A First Look at Longitudinal Child Maltreatment Outcomes," published in Children and Youth Services Review, Vol. 42, July 2014.
»Carrie Furrer, Center for Improvement of Child & Family Services faculty, co-authored "The Influence of Teacher and Peer Relationships on Students’ Classroom Engagement and Everyday Resilience" published in Engaging Youth in Schools: Evidence-Based Models
Friday, September 19, 2014
Monday, August 11, 2014
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
»E. Roberto Orellana and Keva M. Miller, Social Work faculty, and others co-authored "Sex Trading and Other HIV Risks Among Drug-Involved Men: Differential Associations with Childhood Sexual Abuse" published in Social Work Research, first published online
»Peggy Nygren, Social Work faculty, co-presented "From Risk to Multiple Levels of Protection: Connecting the Dots from Research on Child Maltreatment to Prevention, Policy, and Practice" at the National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, New Orleans, M
»Beth Green, Social Work faculty, had two co-authored papers presented at the National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, New Orleans, April 30. They were "Early Childhood Interventions to Prevent Child Maltreatment: New Evidence from Two Randomized Lo
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