October 1, 2019

Strive parenting-skills program expands reach in Washington state and beyond

Parents and children in the child welfare system struggle with multiple challenges, including court-ordered visits that are necessary for parents who want to remain close to their children and regain custody in the future.

September 30, 2019

New associate dean for faculty excellence continues School’s tradition of transformative research

David Takeuchi was recently appointed associate dean for faculty excellence at the School of Social Work. In this position, he will look for ways to enable faculty, researchers and doctoral students to establish new research programs, enhance career trajectories and uncover new scholarship opportunities.

September 27, 2019

Ryan Petros leads project to increase recovery odds for those with serious mental illness

Adults with severe and persistent mental illness die 15 to 25 years earlier than those without serious mental illness. With a grant from the Many Minds Collaborative, Assistant Professor Ryan Petros is evaluating a new tool that supports recovery for people with chronic mental illness.

September 25, 2019

“Come As You Are” exhibit celebrates art and community

“Come As You Are,” an art exhibition from the LEAP Artist Collective, opens October 10 at the School of Social Work’s first floor gallery.  The exhibit continues through December 13.

August 13, 2019

Fredriksen Goldsen receives inaugural NIH Sexual & Gender Minority Distinguished Investigator Award

The National Institutes of Health’s Sexual & Gender Minority Research Office (SGMRO) has selected Karen Fredriksen Goldsen to receive its 2019 Distinguished Investigator Award.