|Present||Assistant professor, Binghamton University--SUNY|
|PhD, University of Texas at Austin ‐ Social Work|
|MSW, University of Texas at Austin|
|BA, Sung Kyun Kwan University ‐ Social Welfare|
Office: University Downtown Center
Recent Works (7)
A Model for School Professionals Working with Grandparent-Headed Families
Social Work (2017)
Grandparent-headed families have multifaceted needs and complicated family contexts. These nontraditional families frequently have strained relationships with their grandchildren's school ...
Working With Grandparent-Headed Families in Schools: School Professionals' Perspectives
Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk (2016)
This qualitative study explores the experiences of school professionals working with grandparent-headed families. Twenty individual interviews with an array of ...
Meeting the Unique Needs of Grandparent-Headed Families Using a Community-University ...
Journal of Intergenerational Relationships (2015)
An interdisciplinary initiative engaging graduate students and faculty from education, social work, and physics was developed to address the unique ...
Integrating Interprofessional Service-Learning into Teacher Education Programs: Preparing the Next ...
Chinese American Educational Research and Development Association (2015)
This article describes an interprofessional service-learning initiative to address the educational and psychosocial needs of grandparent-headed families. This qualitative study ...
Trauma-Informed Methods to Enhance School-Based Bullying Prevention Initiatives: An Emerging ...
Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma (2015)
This article describes an emerging model of trauma-informed supports for school climate and bullying prevention developed through a social research ...