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Jan 14

Drake and Jonson-Reid Win SSWR Book Award

January 14, 2019
Fellow News, Practice Fields

Congratulations to Fellows Brett Drake and Melissa Jonson-Reid, recipients of the 2019 Society for Social Work and Research Book Award.  Their book, titled After the Cradle Falls:  What Child Abuse Is, How We Respond to It, and What You Can Do About It won SSWR’s top honors. Academy Fellow Jill Berrick won the Honorable Mention Book

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Jan 14

NIH Awards Grant to Jonson-Reid

January 14, 2019
Discovery, Fellow News, Practice Fields

Melissa Jonson-Reid, Academy Fellow and Ralph and Muriel Pumphrey Professor of Social Work Research at Washington University in St. Louis, is part of a team that received nearly 6.5 million dollars from the NIH to establish the Child Maltreatment Policy Research and Training Center.  Read more here.

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Jan 11

Getting to Know Fellow Gail Steketee

January 11, 2019
Fellow News, Practice Fields

Former Dean and Boston University professor emeritus Gail Steketee is formally retired.  But spend 5 minutes with her and you’d never know. An involved Academy board member, “vintage dancer” and renowned scholar on hoarding, Steketee shows absolutely no signs of slowing down. She’s soon to publish another edition of the Oxford University Press series dubbed

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Jan 11

A talk on high performance and leadership from Fellow John Tropman

January 11, 2019
Fellow News, Publications

Academy Board member John Tropman teaches in University of Michigan’s School of Social Work, Business School and Executive Leadership program.  In this podcast he talks leadership in a podcast and delves into orchestrating high performing persons into high performing organizations. Listen here: https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/107198/the-challenges-of-leadership

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Jan 11

Class of 2019 Fellow Katherine Magnuson receives award

January 11, 2019
Fellow News

University of Wisconsin Madison’s Katherine Magnuson has been awarded the Wisconsin Partnership Program Award.  Magnuson, a 2019 Academy Fellow, will focus focus on improving health outcomes in early childhood education through the award.  More…. 

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Jan 11

Fellow Macy on domestic violence

January 11, 2019
Fellow News, Practice Fields

Discussion on domestic violence and organizations who assist from Fellow Rebecca J. Macy at UNC Chapel Hill: https://chapelboro.com/focus-carolina

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Jan 11

Domestic violence and children: reviews from Fellow Jeffrey Edleston

January 11, 2019
Fellow News, Practice Fields

Fellow and USC Dean Jeffrey Edleson reviews 31 articles in this journal entry that expands common definitions of how children witness adult domestic violence.  

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Jan 11

Award for Fredriksen-Goldsen

January 11, 2019
Fellow News, Practice Fields

Academy Fellow Karen Fredriksen-Goldsen has been named the 2018 recipient of the Maxwell A. Pollack Award for Productive Aging by the American Gerontological Society of America.  Read more on her award.   

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Jan 11

Edleston featured on New Zealand Public Radio

January 11, 2019
Fellow News, Practice Fields

UC Berkeley Dean and Fellow Jeffrey Edleston is an expert on the Hague Convention and domestic violence. He was featured on New Zealand public radio on a local case.  Read more: 

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Jan 11

Delva Receives New Appointment

January 11, 2019
Fellow News

Boston University Dean Jorge Delva was recently appointed as director of the BU Center for Innovation in Social Work & Health (CISWH). More…… 

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