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Michael Friedman: World Events as Mental Health Aggravators

In MedPage Today, the host of Social Work LIVE examines recent findings that smartphones and social media are negatively impacting…

April 4, 2019 @ 5:35 pm

It Takes Two to Combat HIV Transmission

A new study from Columbia University’s Social Intervention Group confirms the success of couple-based intervention in reducing risky sexual behaviors…

April 4, 2019 @ 3:17 pm

Jane Waldfogel Delivers Expert Testimony to Congress

Addressing the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Worker and Family Support, Dr. Waldfogel called on Congress to update paid…

March 29, 2019 @ 9:00 am

Nabila El-Bassel and Team Receive Elton John AIDS Foundation Funding

The Global Health Research Center of Central Asia (GHRCCA), headed by Dr. Nabila El-Bassel (bio), was awarded funding from the…

March 28, 2019 @ 8:08 pm

Neeraj Kaushal Discusses New Book in Wall Street Journal Interview

Author of Blaming Immigrants: Nationalism and the Economics of Global Movement investigates the misconceptions and the misplaced contempt facing immigrants…

March 26, 2019 @ 2:14 pm

Violence Against Women Is Overlooked in Its Role in Opioid Epidemic

This article is republished from The Conversation. Read the original article here. By Nabila El-Bassel One night, a woman I’ll…

March 25, 2019 @ 6:15 pm

Empathy Bootcamp: Small Gestures Can Have a Big Impact

An evidence-based continuing education workshop offers do’s and dont’s for supporting others in a crisis. When my friend Clara was…

March 15, 2019 @ 5:43 pm

Vincent Schiraldi Interviewed in New Criminal Justice Reform Documentary

Senior Research Scientist Vincent Schiraldi shares his expertise on mass incarceration and juvenile justice in a just-released short documentary: After…

March 7, 2019 @ 7:13 pm

Social Work Faculty/Staff Team Presenting at CTL Symposium

The School of Social Work is proud to announce that a faculty/staff team from the school will participate in next…

March 7, 2019 @ 4:53 pm

Professor’s Online Memorial Draws Plaudits for Innovation

The School’s online memorial gathering for the late Prof. Steven Schinke is featured in the February 26, 2019, issue of…

February 28, 2019 @ 6:28 pm

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