Role: Senior Research Assistant, Center for Improvement of Child & Family Services
Education: MSW, Portland State University; BA Women’s Studies & Sociology, Portland State University
Experience: Ms. Lambarth has been working with and for children and families since 1997. She has served as research and evaluation coordinator and data analyst since 2001. Her experience also includes coordinating trainings and workforce development efforts for early childhood professionals.
Her experience includes planning, designing, and conducting research and evaluation in collaboration with program partners and community stakeholders. Current and past projects include those related to child and adult mental health, school readiness, child welfare, child care, juvenile and adult drug courts, and youth development. She works across young child-serving systems to facilitate improved communication, coordination, data-sharing, and decision-making to improve quality, access, and cultural responsiveness of services for young children and families.
Interests: Early childhood mental health, equity, and utilization-focused research.
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