Research Projects

CSWR administers research and training projects funded by a variety of federal, state and foundation sources. The table below lists current and past CSWR research projects, with links to individual project summaries, researcher profiles, and projects listed by 9 broad categories. Sort projects by clicking on title or date or view projects in a single category by clicking on one of the category names. Click on a researcher name for their projects listed on their home pages.

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HHSC Center for Elimination of Disproportionality and Disparities – African American Medicaid Managed Care Study: Implementation and Evaluation A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Rowena Fong, Ed.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2012
Texas System of Care Expansion Implementation Cooperative Agreement Molly Lopez, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care; Mental Health 2017
1115 Medicaid Waiver: Behavioral Health Project Review Molly Lopez, Ph.D.
Stacey Stevens Manser, Ph.D.
Health Care; Mental Health 2013
2014 Full Court Press 2.0: Providing Training and Responses to Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2014
A Longitudinal Study of Latino Students’ Grade 3 Academic Achievement: The Role of Early Childhood Family and School Characteristics Esther J. Calzada, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Cultural Diversity 2017
Accessing Young Black MSM for HIV Prevention through Online Social Networking Michele A. Rountree, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2016
Addiction Technology Transfer Center: Region 6 Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2017
Addictions Conference 2000 Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2000
Adolescent Family Life Care Evaluation Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2003
Adolescent mothers speak out about their lives and relationships: Listening to young mothers talk about interpersonal violence Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2003
Adoption Assessment Project Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2006
Adoptive and Foster Couples Retreat and Support Network Program (Healthy Marriage) Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2007
Adult Protective Services Client Assessment and Risk Evaluation Form (APS CARE form) Validation Study Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Gerontology 2006
Advancing Recovery: State and Provider Partnership for Quality Addiction Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2010
Aftercare Solution Evaluation Report Clay T. Shorkey, Ph.D.
Health Care 2002
American Cancer Society Doctoral Research Grant in Clinical Oncology Social Work: Annemarie Conlon Barbara L. Jones, Ph.D.
Gerontology; Health Care 2010
An evaluation of the Journey of Hope curriculum: Teaching coping skills and building resilience post natural disaster Lori K. Holleran Steiker, Ph.D., ACSW
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care 2012
Analysis of Service Integration and Delivery in the State of Texas (HB7) A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1996
Assessing the Service Needs of Intimate Partner Violence: Survivors and Staff Holly Bell, Ph.D. Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2005
Assessment of Depression Needs of Low-Income Older Adults: Informal Caregivers' and Social Service Providers' Perspectives Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Gerontology 2005
Assessment of Intensive Case Management Models for Pregnant and Parenting Teens Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2010
Assessment Project for EveryChild, Inc Holly Bell, Ph.D. Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2009
ASSET System of Care Expansion Planning Initiative Molly Lopez, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Mental Health 2013
ATTC: Addiction Technology Transfer Center Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2001
Austin Healer Women: A Culturally Congruent HIV Prevention Model Dorie J. Gilbert, Ph.D.
Health Care 2011
Austin Juvenile Justice Improvement Project David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2014
Austin Learning Academy’s Adolescent Family Life Care: A Program Evaluation Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2007
Austin/Travis County Community Justice Planning Project Michael L. Lauderdale, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2001
Autonomy in the Face of Depression in Nursing Homes: What Do Nursing Home Residents and Staff Have to Say about the Residents' Depression and Intervention Needs? Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Gerontology 2007
Better Way to Live at Home: Program Evaluation of the Effect of Supportive Services on the Well-being of Older Residents Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Gerontology; Health Care 2011
Birth Outcomes, Social Risks, and Child Health (Supplemental Study) Yolanda C. Padilla, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2001
Border Drug Problems and Treatment Utilization Lynn Wallisch, Ph.D.
Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2005
Bridges to Life: Thematic Analysis of Offender Responses to an In-Prison Restorative Justice Initiative Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2005
Brief Intervention to Reduce Injury in Minorities Craig Field, Ph.D. Substance Abuse 2008
Bringing What Works to Youth in Corrections Molly Lopez, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Mental Health 2014
Cancer Care for the Whole Patient: an Oncology Social Work Response (ExCEL) Barbara L. Jones, Ph.D.
Health Care; Social Work Education 2014
Capacity Building Project to Serve the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Needs of HIV Infected Persons in Texas Michele A. Rountree, Ph.D.
Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2010
Capital Case Litigation: DIVO Training for Texas Litigators Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2009
Caregiving of the Mentally Ill in African American Communities: Understanding Sibling and Parental Participation King Davis, Ph.D. Health Care 2004
CASA of Travis County Evaluation Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1998
Changing Adoption Agency Practices: Mental Health Implications for Birthparents, Adoptive Parents, and Adopted Children Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Health Care 2000
Chemical Dependency Continuing Education Programs for Pharmacists, Social Workers, and Nurses: Making Up for Lost Time Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2000
Child Abuse Medical Examinations in Texas: Comprehensive Review of Current Practices Monica Faulkner, Ph.D., LMSW
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2013
Child Care Collaboration and Outcome Evaluation Project Darlene Grant, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1997
Child Death Study A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1997
Child Welfare Education Collaboration Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2017
Children’s Partnership David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Substance Abuse 2003
Children’s Trauma Assessment A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Rowena Fong, Ed.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2002
CHOICES+: Preconception approach to reducing alcohol and tobacco-exposed pregnancy Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2014
City of Austin Police Department Cadet Training Michael L. Lauderdale, Ph.D.
Organizations 2006
Clean Slate Project: Conceptualization of an Alternative Mental Health Approach in New Orleans King Davis, Ph.D. Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Welfare Reform and Persistent Poverty 2008
Co-occurring Social Service Delivery Needs of Women who have Experienced Intimate Partner Violence: Substance Use, Mental Illness and Risk for HIV/AIDS infection Michele A. Rountree, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2007
Collaboration to AdoptUsKids Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2017
Community Relations/Cultural Awareness Assessment of the University of Texas at Austin Police Department (UTPD) Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Cultural Diversity 2003
Coping and Resilience in Young Adolescents Exposed to Adult Intimate Partner Violence: Fahs-Beck Doctoral Research Award Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2009
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Travis County Follow-Up Evaluation Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2000
Creating an Evidence-based Program to Build Resiliency in Child Abuse Staff and Volunteers Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2011
Crime Victims: A Social Work Response, Building Skills to Strengthen Survivors Barbara W. White, Ph.D. Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2000
CSWE Gero-Ed Master’s Advanced Curriculum Project Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Social Work Education; Substance Abuse 2009
CSWE Integrated Behavioral Healthcare Social Work Field Placement Project Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Tanya Voss
Health Care; Mental Health; Social Work Education 2013
Culturally Grounded Drug Resistance Videos for High Risk Youth Lori K. Holleran Steiker, Ph.D., ACSW
Substance Abuse 2003
Dating Violence Prevention Project Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2005
Defense Initiated Victim Outreach: A Pilot in Two States Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2009
Defense-Initiated Victim Outreach (DIVO) in Texas Capital Cases (Open Society Institute) Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2013
Defining and Assessing Spirituality for Women Coping With Partner Abuse Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2004
Demographic Approach to the Study of Child Health and Development in the Mexican American Population Yolanda C. Padilla, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2002
Developing a Culturally Relevant Model of Smoking Cessation among Latinos Yessenia Castro, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2016
Developing a Toolkit for Law Enforcement to Address Sexual Assault Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2013
Developing Clinical Interventions for Family Members of Homicide Victims Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2003
Development and Validation of a Scale to Assess Clinician Acceptance and Implementation of Evidence-Based Practice Allen Rubin, Ph.D. Social Work Education 2008
Development of a Curriculum in Cultural Diversity Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Social Work Education 1998
Development of Outcome Measures for Sexual Assault Organizations in Texas Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2003
Development of Planning/Evaluation Tools for Cultural Competence/Relevance for Chemical Dependence Treatment Programs Serving African Americans and Mexican Americans and Their Families Clay T. Shorkey, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2007
Development of Study on Childhood Cancer Survivor Resiliency Barbara L. Jones, Ph.D.
Health Care 2005
DFPS Curriculum Development: permanency, visitation, and trauma-informed workforce Monica Faulkner, Ph.D., LMSW
Beth Gerlach, Ph.D., LCSW
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2013
Drinking, Driving and Drugs: Trajectories of DWI Recidivism and How to Intervene Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Lynn Wallisch, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2015
DWI Offender Education Program Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2014
East Texas CASA: A Program Evaluation Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1998
Education Outreach Program Evaluation for Austin Guitar Society Calvin L. Streeter, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2009
Effectiveness of a Psychoeducational Grief Group for AIDS-Related Bereavement Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Health Care 2000
Effectiveness of a Psychoeducational Group Intervention for HIV Serodiscordant Couples Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Health Care 1999
Effectiveness of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing in Alleviating Behavioral Problems Among Girls in a Residential Treatment Center Allen Rubin, Ph.D. Substance Abuse 2004
Effectiveness of Good Chemistry with Dually Diagnosed Consumers: An Experimental Study Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 1998
El Paso Domestic Violence Project: Evaluation Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2011
Enhancing Psychological Capital to Foster Health Outcomes in Homeless Young Women Sanna J. Thompson, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Substance Abuse 2014
Environmental effects on disparities in smoking and obesity among women Catherine Cubbin, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care 2014
Epidemiology of Drinking and Disorders in Border vs. Non-Border Contexts Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Lynn Wallisch, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2014
Evaluating Group Intervention on Juvenile Justice Clients' Understanding of Parental Incarceration Tanya Voss
Darlene Grant, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2008
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Solution-Focused Therapy with Learning Challenged Students Using Single Case Designs Cynthia G. S. Franklin, Ph.D.
Health Care 1998
Evaluation of Enterprising Girl Scouts Beyond Bars Darlene Grant, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2008
Evaluation of Expect Respect: A Domestic Violence Prevention Project for Elementary School Students Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2000
Evaluation of Managed Care Pilots A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1998
Evaluation of Protecting You, Protecting Me Alcohol Prevention Curriculum Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Lori K. Holleran Steiker, Ph.D., ACSW
Tom Bohman, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2002
Evaluation of Sexual Assault Services in Texas Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2011
Evaluation of STEPPING STONES, a Transitional Living Program for Homeless Youth Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2002
Evaluation of Texas Juvenile Probation Commission In-Home Services Program Darlene Grant, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1999
Evaluation of the Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program at Lifeworks Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Darlene Grant, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2001
Evaluation of the BabySafe Program Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2006
Evaluation of the BabySafe Program for Pregnant Battered Women Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2003
Evaluation of the Community Resource Coordination Groups (CRCGs) of Texas David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1999
Evaluation of the Exceptional Care Pilot Project A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2003
Evaluation of the National Domestic Violence Hotline Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 1998
Evaluation of the Needs of Human Trafficking Victims in Texas Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2008
Evaluation of The Ohio Department of Health Protocol for the Treatment of Sexual Assault Survivors Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 1998
Evaluation of the South Texas Coalition Against Human Trafficking and Slavery Rowena Fong, Ed.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2009
Evaluation Plan: Community Transformation Grant (TX DSHS) Catherine Cubbin, Ph.D.
Health Care 2014
Evaluation Project: Increasing Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening and Diagnostic Services in Rural, Frontier, and Border Counties (CPRIT) Catherine Cubbin, Ph.D.
Health Care 2015
Evaluation Study of Post Adoption Services Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1996
Exploring Employability for Refugee Families in Central Texas Rowena Fong, Ed.D.
Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2005
Exploring the Effects of Parental Deportation on U.S. Citizen Children Luis H. Zayas, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2014
Extent of Substance Use Problems among Women Partner Abuse Survivors Residing in Domestic Violence Shelters Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2005
Factors Predicting Treatment Retention among High-Risk Mexican American and African American Juvenile Offenders David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Health Care 2002
Family and School Contexts as Predictors of Early Childhood Latino Development Esther J. Calzada, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2015
Family Forum/Parents Anonymous, Inc. – A Cultural Competency Assessment Dorie J. Gilbert, Ph.D.
Cultural Diversity 2001
Family Support Program Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Social Work Education 1999
Family-Based Substance Use Treatment for Runaway Youth Sanna J. Thompson, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2008
Fathers of Offspring with Severe Mental Illness: Key Factors Related to the Participation of Fathers in Caregiving King Davis, Ph.D. Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2003
Feasibility Study of Short-Term Depression Treatment for Homebound Older Adults Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Gerontology; Health Care 2009
Forgiveness, Resilience, and Survivorship Among Holocaust Survivors Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2010
Foster Care Redesign: Program Evaluation A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Noel Landuyt, Ph.D.
Monica Faulkner, Ph.D., LMSW
Rowena Fong, Ed.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2013
Full Court Press (Texas): Improving the Knowledge About and Responses to Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in Texas Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2012
Full Court Press: Providing Expert Witness Training and Technical Assistance on Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2013
Georgetown Safe Schools/Healthy Students Initiative Calvin L. Streeter, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2002
Georgia-Texas Improving Brief Intervention Project Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2008
Geriatric Social Work Initiative Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Social Work Education 2006
Girling Health Care, Inc. Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Social Work Education 2003
Grants to Encourage Mandatory Arrest Policies for Rural Areas Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2001
Greenleaf Project Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Health Care 2007
Hartford Partnership Program for Aging Education (HPPAE) Roberta R. Greene, Ph.D. Gerontology; Social Work Education 2009
Health Survey of Texans: A Focus on Sexual Assault Experiences Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2003
Healthy Marriage Initiatives for Refugee Families Rowena Fong, Ed.D.
Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2004
HIV/AIDS Prevention Intervention for African-American Women Exposed to Intimate Partner Abuse Michele A. Rountree, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2010
HIV/AIDS Prevention Intervention for Women Who Have Experienced Intimate Partner Abuse Michele A. Rountree, Ph.D.
Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2007
How Does Motivational Interviewing Work? Mechanisms of Action in Project CHOICES Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2011
Human Trafficking Coalition Project Evaluation Rowena Fong, Ed.D.
Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2007
Human Trafficking Coalition Project Evaluation: Phase II Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2009
Innovative Programs, Practices, and Strategies in African-American Communities That Promote Mental Health and Well-Being King Davis, Ph.D. Substance Abuse 2002
Integrated Behavioral Health MSSW Scholars Program for Underserved Populations Luis H. Zayas, Ph.D.
Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Health Care; Social Work Education 2015
Integrated Services for Homeless Persons: Evaluation Services for the Center for Health Care Services Lori Mangrum
Health Care; Organizations; Substance Abuse 2014
Interpersonal Violence and Adolescent Mothers: The Role of Personal Relationships in Student Success Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2005
Jobs Opportunities and Basic Skills Survey Yolanda C. Padilla, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1995
Juvenile Drug Court Evaluation David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Substance Abuse 2002
Juvenile Offender Substance Abuse Treatment Service (JOSATS) Network David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Substance Abuse 2000
Latent Classes and Transitions for Brief Alcohol Interventions in Trauma Settings: Clinical and Policy Implications (AHRQ R36 Dissertation Award) Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2012
Lived Experience of Recovery from Severe Mental Illness Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Health Care 2003
Local Innovation Grants to Provide Welfare Avoidance and Workforce Preparation Services A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Miguel J. Ferguson, Ph.D.
Welfare Reform and Persistent Poverty 2006
Long-Term Outcomes of Child Protection Mediation on Permanency for Children in Foster Care: Dissertation Support A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2009
Managing Multiple Roles with Social Work Students Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Social Work Education 2003
Meaning of Cancer Survivorship for Hispanic Adolescents: A Qualitative Pilot Study Barbara L. Jones, Ph.D.
Health Care 2006
Measuring the Effectiveness of Peer-Led Improvisational Theatre Techniques in Changing Student Attitudes and Behaviors Toward Interpersonal Violence Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2003
Medicaid Infrastructure Resource Mapping Calvin L. Streeter, Ph.D.
Health Care 2008
Mental Health Needs of Low-Income Older Texans: A Pilot Study of Assessment of Depressive Symtomatology and Preferred Treatments Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Gerontology 2006
Mental Health Recovery and Resilience Stacey Stevens Manser, Ph.D.
Molly Lopez, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care; Mental Health; Substance Abuse
Mental Health Transformation Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Health Care 2009
Mental Health Treatment of Female Children and Adolescent Sex Offenders Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Health Care 1997
Mental Status Examination Assistant (MSXA) Cost Benefits Analysis A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Health Care 1995
Methods to Study Ethnicity and Faith-Based Treatment Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Clay T. Shorkey, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2006
Mexican American Families in Border and Urban Settings: Children and Parents Making Ends Meet in the Monterrey-San Antonio Corridor Yolanda C. Padilla, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1997
Money Follows the Person Behavioral Health Demonstration Project: Program Evaluation Lynn Wallisch, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2016
Monitoring the Changing Methamphetamine Market in the Austin Area Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2013
MSSW Student Unit at Travis County Children’s Protective Services Region 7 Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Social Work Education 2000
MSSW Student Unit at TYC Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Social Work Education 2008
Multidisciplinary Approach to Reduce Injury and Substance Abuse Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2014
Multidisciplinary Approach to Reducing Injury and Alcohol Use (MARIA) Craig Field, Ph.D. Social Work Education; Substance Abuse 2012
Multivariate Analysis of Factors Associated with AIDS Services Utilization Among African American Subgroups Dorie J. Gilbert, Ph.D.
Cultural Diversity 2000
Non Report Sexual Assault Forensic Exam (NRSAFE) Program Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2011
Normalization of Heroin: A Study of Heroin as a “Club Drug” Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2005
Obesity Prevention ARRA Evaluation Catherine Cubbin, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care 2012
Ohio Violence Against Women Services Needs Assessment Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 1997
PACE Project Evaluation A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2001
Parent-Child Connectedness and Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention: Supplemental Program Evaluation Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2007
Performance Assessment and Program Evaluation for the Texas Baptist Children’s Home, San Antonio, TX Miguel J. Ferguson, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care 2014
Planning Grant for Minority Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment Research Program Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2001
Practitioners’ Perspectives on Retention Problems among Geriatric Mental Health Clients Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Health Care 2004
Prenatal Alcohol Consumption Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2004
Problem-Solving Therapy for Depressed Homebound Older Adults Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Gerontology 2013
Program and Process Initiative of Texas (SA/PPT) Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2008
Project Choices: Program Assessment of the Texas FASD Prevention Project Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2009
Project Mother-Daughter Talk Dorie J. Gilbert, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2009
Psychoeducational Group Intervention for Serodiscordant Gay Couples: A Pilot Study Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Health Care 1998
Quantitative Analysis of the Poor Labor Market Outcomes of Mexican Immigrants: Implications for Public Policy Yolanda C. Padilla, Ph.D.
Cultural Diversity 1998
Recovery Community Services Program Evaluation Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2009
Residency Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral for Treatment: Southeastern Consortium (SECSAT) Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2014
Residential Group Homes: An Outcome Evaluation of Treatment Effectiveness Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1997
Restore Rundberg: Bryne Criminal Justice Innovation Program David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2015
Risk and Maintenance Factors for Bulimic Pathology David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Health Care 2007
Risk and Resilience Among Children and Families: What Protective Factors are at Play? Roberta R. Greene, Ph.D. Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2003
Role of Transience in Service Use by Street Youth Sanna J. Thompson, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2006
RWJF Commission to Build a Healthier America (RWJF) Catherine Cubbin, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care 2010
School-Age Pregnancy and Prevention Research Project Darlene Grant, Ph.D.
Cynthia G. S. Franklin, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1995
Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral for Treatment (SBIRT / InSight) Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2009
Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral and Treatment (SBIRT) : GA Basics Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2010
Seller/Server Training Evaluation Study Michael L. Lauderdale, Ph.D.
Health Care 2000
Service Utilization Patterns among HIV+ Drug Users Dorie J. Gilbert, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2003
Serving the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Needs of HIV Infected Persons in Texas Michele A. Rountree, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2010
Smoking Relapse Prevention Among Postpartum Women Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2007
Social Work Research Development Program for Underserved Populations (Research Program on Drug Abuse Interventions, R24-DA013579) Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2007
Solution-focused Alternatives for Education (SAFED) Calvin L. Streeter, Ph.D.
Cynthia G. S. Franklin, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2003
Southeast Austin Community Youth Development Michael L. Lauderdale, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 1996
Spanish Translation of Sexual Assault Survivor Booklet for National Distribution Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Cultural Diversity 2000
State Survey of Crime Victims With Disabilities Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2005
Statewide Domestic Violence Prevalence Study Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2011
Statewide Motivational Interviewing for Texas Department of State Health Services Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2009
Strategic Approaches to Sexual Assault Kit Evidence: Action Research Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2013
Strengthening Homes in Partnership (SHIP) Darlene Grant, Ph.D.
Health Care 1996
Study of Services to Clients with Dual Diagnoses of Severe Mental Illness and Chemical Abuse or Dependence Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2005
Study of Texas Nursing Homes Roberta R. Greene, Ph.D. Gerontology 2007
Substance Abuse Family Treatment (SAF-T) Project Allen Rubin, Ph.D. Substance Abuse 1994
Teaching and Learning Cultural Competence in Social Work Field Education Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Social Work Education 2003
Teen Dating Violence Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2008
Teen Mentoring Initiative Evaluation Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2004
Telehealth Problem-Solving Treatment for Mild-to-Moderate Depressive Symptoms in Homebound Older Adults Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Gerontology 2011
Telehealth Problemsolving Treatment of Homebound Older Adults Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Gerontology; Health Care 2013
Telling Their Stories, Claiming a Voice: Life Stories of HIV+ Women Dorie J. Gilbert, Ph.D.
Health Care 1999
Texas Crime Victims Services Survey Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 1998
Texas Demonstration to Maintain Independence and Employment (DMIE) Lynn Wallisch, Ph.D.
Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Tom Bohman, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2010
Texas Domestic Violence Needs Assessment Project Calvin L. Streeter, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 1998
Texas Integrated Funding Initiative (TIFI) David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Health Care 2002
Texas Mental Health and Juvenile Justice Initiative Jemel Aguilar, Ph.D.
Forrest Novy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2009
Texas Rehabilitation Commission Quality of Services Study A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Organizations 2000
Texas State Plan for Domestic Violence Services Project Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2012
Texas STD/HIV Prevention Training Center Evaluation Michele A. Rountree, Ph.D.
Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Health Care 2009
Texas Trio — Education System Collaborations to Increase Educational Stability: Program Evaluation Monica Faulkner, Ph.D., LMSW
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2013
The Central Lunatic Asylum for Colored Insane Archives Preservation Planning Grant King Davis, Ph.D. Health Care 2011
The Connections Project: Connecting disconnected youth to programs that support healthy sexual outcome Monica Faulkner, Ph.D., LMSW
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2015
The Latina College Student Experience: exploring the relationship between mental health, mental health service utilization and academic outcomes M. Teresa Granillo, Ph.D., MSW
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2013
The UT TRANSFORM Program: (Translational Research Advancement Network to Support, Fund, Organize, Roll-out, and Motivate UT Innovations) Dorie J. Gilbert, Ph.D.
2014
Tough Choices Miguel J. Ferguson, Ph.D.
Welfare Reform and Persistent Poverty 2004
Translating behavioral health interventions into the primary care setting: an evaluation of E-merge in underserved patients (HBRT training component) Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2009
Transtheoretical Model Group Therapy For Cocaine Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2007
Travis County Foster Care Reintegration Project Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2009
Treatment Alternatives to Incarceration Program Evaluation Project Clay T. Shorkey, Ph.D.
Health Care 1994
Two Randomized Experiments Assessing the Effectiveness of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy Allen Rubin, Ph.D. Health Care 1997
TX DARS Statewide Needs Assessment Monica Faulkner, Ph.D., LMSW
Beth Gerlach, Ph.D., LCSW
A. James Schwab, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care 2014
Understanding Long-term Care Planning Behavior of Baby-Boom Aged Adults: Hartford Fellowship in Geriatric Social Work Namkee G. Choi, Ph.D.
Gerontology 2010
UT-City of Austin Intern Unit Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Social Work Education 1999
UTMB-UT Austin Collaboration: Translating Evidence-Based Behavioral Interventions into Community Practice Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Health Care 2008
Vegetables On Wheels (VOW): A pilot program to increase access to fresh fruits and vegetables in a rural Texas community Catherine Cubbin, Ph.D.
Health Care 2012
Veterans Jail Diversion and Trauma Recovery Stacey Stevens Manser, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2015
Via Hope: Texas Mental Health Resource Molly Lopez, Ph.D.
Health Care; Mental Health; Substance Abuse 2017
Victim Offender Mediated/Dialogue in Crimes of Severe Violence Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 2003
Voices of Struggle: Understanding and Memorializing the Fight Against Texas Proposition #2 Tanya Voss
Barbara L. Jones, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth 2007
Welcoming Diversity Project: Evaluation of the National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) Dorie J. Gilbert, Ph.D.
Cultural Diversity 2001
Welfare Waivers for Victims of Domestic Violence Calvin L. Streeter, Ph.D.
Domestic, Sexual, and Community Violence 1999
What is Your Caregiver IQ? Facts and Questions for Exploration Roberta R. Greene, Ph.D. Gerontology 2007
Youth Empowerment Services (YES) Waiver Erin M. Espinosa, Ph.D.
Molly Lopez, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care; Mental Health 2014
Zero Suicides in Texas: Youth Suicide Prevention Molly Lopez, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care; Mental Health 2016
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