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2018 SSWR Conference: Berkeley Social Welfare Presentations

Berkeley Social Welfare faculty, researcher, post-doctoral fellow and student presentations at the 22nd Annual SSWR Conference, "Achieving Equal Opportunity, Equity, and Justice," January 10 - 14, Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC

Effective SEL Program Implementation: Exploring Leadership and Dosage on the Growth of Social-Emotional Competence

...Elizabeth Kim, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Juyeon Lee, MSW, Doctoral student, University of California, Berkeley, Albany, CA Joseph N. Roscoe, MSW, Doctoral student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Kelly Lynn Ziemer, LMSW, Doctoral student, ...

Linking Immigrant Youth in Child Welfare with Mental Health Services

... Taylor, PhD, Associate Professor, California State University East Bay, Hayward, CA Claire Battis, MSW Candidate, Research Assistant, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Sarah Carnochan, PhD, Research Director, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Colleen Henry, PhD, Assistant Professor, Hunter College, ...

An Examination of Agency and Individual Factors Associated with Worker Retention in Public Child Welfare Agencies

... 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Michael Biehl, PhD, Research and Evaluation Specialist, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Sandhya Hermon, PhD, Director, Research and Evaluation, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Elizabeth Wroughton, MSW, Research & ...

ePoster Presentations IX

... Functioning and Service Use of Homeless and Housed Transition Aged Youth Who Are Parenting Mayra Cazares, BA, University of California, Berkeley; Julia Hernández, MSW, University of California, Berkeley Adolescent Violence/Delinquency/Homelessness 484P The Association between Health Risk Factors and Weapon Carrying Behaviors ...

Exploring District-Developed Report Card Indicators for Assessing Progress Toward Student Social Emotional Learning Goals

... (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Emily J. Campbell, MA, Doctoral Candidate, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA B. K. Elizabeth Kim, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Juyeon Lee, MSW, Doctoral ...

ePoster Presentations I

... of Agency and Individual Factors Associated with Worker Retention in Public Child Welfare Agencies Michael Biehl, PhD, University of California, Berkeley; Sandhya Hermon, PhD, University of California, Berkeley; Elizabeth Wroughton, MSW, University of California, Berkeley; E. Maxwell Davis, PhD, University of ...

Syrian Refugee Women Traumatic Experiences: Qualitative Study

... Court (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Niveen Rizkalla, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Steven Segal, PhD, Professor, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Background: The Syrian war created a mass exodus ...

A Scoping Review of Scales to Measure LGBTQ Microaggressions

... Colleen Fisher, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, St. Paul, MN Paul Sterzing, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Rachel Gartner, MSW, Doctoral Candidate, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Bryan Victor, MSW, Post Doctoral Fellow, University ...

Sexual and Gender Minority Family Climate Measure: Measure Design and Validation

... 12 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Rachel Gartner, MSW, Doctoral Candidate, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Paul Sterzing, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Background and Purpose: Current research suggests that, ...

Examining Equitable Decision-Making in Child Welfare: Child Vulnerability and Family Protective Factors As Predictors of Risk Assessment

... (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Jaclyn E. Chambers, MSW, Doctoral student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Joseph N. Roscoe, MSW, Doctoral student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Bridgette Lery, PhD, Director of Research ...

General Functioning and Service Use of Homeless and Housed Transition Aged Youth Who Are Parenting

... 6 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Mayra Cazares, BA, Doctoral Student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Julia Hernández, MSW, Doctoral Student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Background/Purpose: Research indicates that between16% and 31% ...

Familial Pathways to Polyvictimization for Sexual and Gender Minority Adolescents

... Congress (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Paul Sterzing, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Rachel Gartner, MSW, Doctoral Candidate, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Sexual and gender minority ...

Bias-Motivated Physical Assaults Among Transgender, Genderqueer, and Cisgender Sexual Minority Youth

... (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author G. Allen Ratliff, MSW, Doctoral Student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Paul Sterzing, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Background and Purpose: Sexual and gender minority ...

The Utility of Outpatient Commitment: A Need for Treatment and a Least Restrictive Alternative to Psychiatric Hospitalization

... Salon 17 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Steven Segal, PhD, Professor, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Stephania Hayes, MA, Doctoral Student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Lachlan Rimes, Senior Information Analyst, Department of ...

Anticipating Challenges in an Age of Austerity: Disability Research Methodologies As a Model for Research in Partnership with Vulnerable Populations

... (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) Cluster: Disability Speakers/Presenters: Lauren Bishop-Fitzpatrick, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Zachary A. Morris, MPhil, University of California, Berkeley, Elizabeth Lightfoot, PhD, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Sandra Magaña, PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago, Melissa Bellin, PhD, University of ...

ePoster Presentations VI

... Child Welfare: Child Vulnerability and Family Protective Factors As Predictors of Risk Assessment Jaclyn E. Chambers, MSW, University of California, Berkeley; Joseph N. Roscoe, MSW, University of California, Berkeley; Bridgette Lery, PhD, San Francisco Human Services Agency Communities and Neighborhoods (C&N) ...

Conducting Scoping Reviews to Advance Knowledge in Understudied and Emerging Research Areas

... DC) Cluster: Research Design and Measurement Speakers/Presenters: Colleen Fisher, PhD, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Rachel Gartner, MSW, University of California, Berkeley, Paul Sterzing, PhD, University of California, Berkeley, Michael Woodford, PhD, Wilfrid Laurier University and Bryan Victor, MSW, University of Michigan-Ann ...

Using Social Emotional Learning to Ensure Healthy Development for All Youth: Assessment, Intervention, and Evaluation

... District-Developed Report Card Indicators for Assessing Progress Toward Student Social Emotional Learning Goals Emily J. Campbell, MA, University of California, Berkeley; B. K. Elizabeth Kim, PhD, University of Southern California; Juyeon Lee, MSW, University of California, Berkeley; Valerie Shapiro, PhD, University ...

Assessing the Impact of the Grand Challenges: A Progress Report from Ensure Healthy Development for All Youth By Unleashing the Power of Prevention

... Speakers/Presenters: Jeffrey Jenson, PhD, University of Denver, J David Hawkins, PhD, University of Washington, Valerie Shapiro, PhD, University of California, Berkeley, Kimberly Bender, PhD, University of Denver, Richard Catalano, PhD, University of Washington, Mark Fraser, PhD, University of North Carolina at ...

Growth Trajectories of Social-Emotional Competence in K-2 Students: Toolbox Universal and Differential Intervention Effects

... A (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Juyeon Lee, MSW, Doctoral student, University of California, Berkeley, Albany, CA B. K. Elizabeth Kim, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Valerie Shapiro, PhD, Assistant ...

Conducting Online Surveys with Sexual and Gender Minority Adolescents: Best Practices for Recruitment, Human Subjects Protections, Data Integrity, and Measurement

... BR B (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) Cluster: Research Design and Measurement Speakers/Presenters: Paul Sterzing, PhD, University of California, Berkeley, Jonathan Mohr, PhD, University of Maryland at College Park, Rachel Gartner, MSW, University of California, Berkeley and Colleen Kase, BA, ...

Research on States' Child and Family Welfare Policies and Services: Universities' Partnership with State Agencies

... Cluster: Organizations & Management Speakers/Presenters: Haksoon Ahn, PhD, University of Maryland at Baltimore, Jill Duerr Berrick, PhD, University of California, Berkeley, Jennifer Romich, University of Washington, Kristen S. Slack, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Mark F. Testa, PhD, University of North Carolina ...

Equity-Oriented Community Mental Health: Reducing Barriers to Treatment

... Chicago, IL Kathryn Bocanegra, MSW, Doctoral Student, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL Sara Briseño, BS, MSW Student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Kevin Rak, MA, Research Specialist, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL Background/Purpose: Mental health outcomes are influenced ...

Police Victimization in the U.S.: Measurement, Estimates of Prevalence, and Mental Health Significance

... MD Boyoung Nam, MSW, Doctoral Candidate, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Baltimore, MD Hans Oh, PhD, Post-doctoral Researcher, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Bruce Link, PhD, Professor, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, CA Background: The widespread adaptation of smartphone technology and ...

Critical Theories for Social Work Practice Research: An Introduction

... (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) Cluster: Research Design and Measurement Speakers/Presenters: Josué Meléndez Rodríguez, MA, MSW, University of California, Berkeley and Erin Kerrison, PhD, University of California, Berkeley Paulo Freire, in his address to the International Federation of Social Workers ...

The Association between Multiple Income Support Program Participation and Long-Term Employment Among Single Mother Families

... 6 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Yu-Ling Chang, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Chi-Fang Wu, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL Background and Purpose Substantial research has ...

Differences in Perception of Care, Treatment, and Services Provided Among Inpatients at a State Psychiatric Hospital

... 6 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Renee Mack, MSW, Doctoral Candidate, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA John Wyman, LCSW, Chief of Social Work, Napa State Hospital, Napa, CA Background and Purpose: Patient Centered Care, ...

Maltreatment Referrals Involving Caretakers with Mental Illness: What Keeps Their Children Safe in the Home?

... H (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Joseph Roscoe, MSW, Doctoral Student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Bridgette Lery, PhD, Director of Research & Evaluation, San Francisco Human Services Agency, San Francisco, CA Background: Preventing ...

Development and Preliminary Validation of the Multidimensional Attitudes Toward Immigrants and Immigration Instrument

... presenting author Elizabeth Kiehne, MSW, Doctoral Student, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ German Cadenas, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Background and Purpose: Overt anti-immigrant/immigration attitudes have been increasingly expressed in recent years. AntiMexican and anti-Muslim immigrant/immigration sentiments...

Violence and Discrimination

... noted as presenting author Familial Pathways to Polyvictimization for Sexual and Gender Minority Adolescents Paul Sterzing, PhD, University of California, Berkeley; Rachel Gartner, MSW, University of California, Berkeley Understanding Discrimination Against Gay People: Predictors of Homophobic Behavior Against Gay Men Among ...

Police Abuse and Mental Health in a Nationally Representative Sample of African-Americans

... 10 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Hans Oh, PhD, Post-doctoral Researcher, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Background: Media reports over the past several years have captured the problem of police abuse coming to a ...

Child Welfare (Abuse and Neglect) and Child Welfare System (and Child Well-Being)

... as presenting author Sexual and Gender Minority Family Climate Measure: Measure Design and Validation Rachel Gartner, MSW, University of California, Berkeley; Paul Sterzing, PhD, University of California, Berkeley Investigation of the Factor Structure of Mentoring Relationship Quality in Poor Children of ...

Adverse Childhood Experiences and Suicide Attempts Among Those with Mental and Substance Use Disorders

... Austin, TX Diana DiNitto, PhD, Professor, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX Steven Segal, PhD, Professor, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA AbstractBackground and Purpose: Reducing suicide is a major public health challenge. Using data from the 2012-2013 National Epidemiologic ...

Alcohol Dependence, Co-Occurring Depression, and Drinking-Related Consequences Among Sexual Minorities and Heterosexuals

... 6 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Briana McGeough, MSW, Doctoral Student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Alcohol dependence is a profound social problem with many behavioral health consequences (e.g., fighting, unprotected ...

Use of a Statewide Stipend Program to Increase Diversity, Cultural Competence and Consumer Participation in the Public Behavioral Health Workforce

... Washington DC) * noted as presenting author E. Maxwell Davis, PhD, LISW, Director, Integrated Behavioral Health Program, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Background and Purpose: California's public mental/behavioral health care system has long struggled to recruit, train, and retain sufficient ...

Campus Crime Alerts: A Potential Contributor to Racial Stereotyping in Higher Education

... 14 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Katie Savin, MSW, PhD Student, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Background: This study examined campus police email alerts of local, suspected, criminal activity and used statistical regression to ...

Employment Restrictions, Legal Cynicism, and Thwarted Desistance: Why Smart Decarceration Efforts Must Tackle Employers' Risk and Liability Concerns

... 17 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Erin Kerrison, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Background and Purpose Despite mounting support for “Ban the Box” and other post-conviction “equal access to employment” initiatives and ...

Managed Mental Health Care Issues

... at Chicago State Mental Health Policies & Service Accessibility for Non-Medicaid Eligible SED Youth Genevieve Graaf, MSW, University of California, Berkeley The Utility of Outpatient Commitment: A Need for Treatment and a Least Restrictive Alternative to Psychiatric Hospitalization Steven Segal, PhD, ...

The Ecology of Criminal Conduct: Policy Concerns, Systematic Challenges, and Individual Risk Factors

... 17 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) Cluster: Crime and Criminal Justice Symposium Organizer: Erin Kerrison, PhD, University of California, Berkeley The Promoting Smart Decarceration Initiative (PSDI) aims to stimulate cross-sector applied policy and behavioral intervention research that will reduce the incarcerated ...

Impact of War

... (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) Cluster: International Social Work & Global Issues Moderator: Niveen Rizkalla, PhD, University of California, Berkeley * noted as presenting author Intersection of War, Daily Stressors, and Community Adversity: Mental Health Risk Among Urban Somali Refugees ...

ePoster Presentations XI

... The Association between Multiple Income Support Program Participation and Long-Term Employment Among Single-Mother Families Yu-Ling Chang, PhD, University of California, Berkeley; Chi-Fang Wu, PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Homelessness and Housing 632P Social Support Among Homeless Individuals Wichada Hantanachaikul, MPH, ...

Police Violence: An American Public Health Issue

... presenting author Police Abuse and Mental Health in a Nationally Representative Sample of African-Americans Hans Oh, PhD, University of California, Berkeley Police Victimization in the U.S.: Measurement, Estimates of Prevalence, and Mental Health Significance Jordan DeVylder, PhD, University of Maryland, Baltimore; ...

ePoster Presentations X

... Diversity, Cultural Competence and Consumer Participation in the Public Behavioral Health Workforce E. Maxwell Davis, PhD, LISW, University of California, Berkeley Race and Ethnicity (R&E) Racial and Ethnic Discrimination 582P African American End-Stage Renal Disease and Medication Adherence: What Are the ...

ePoster Presentations V

... Perception of Care, Treatment, and Services Provided Among Inpatients at a State Psychiatric Hospital Renee Mack, MSW, University of California, Berkeley; John Wyman, LCSW, Napa State Hospital Military Service Members, Veterans and Their Families (MSVF) Military policy and programs 278P Student ...

Forging Partnerships between Researchers and “the Researched”: A Community Based Anti-Trafficking Response

... BR B (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Minh Dang, MSW, Co-Principal Investigator, MD Consulting, Berkeley, CA Alexandra Lutnick, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, RTI International, San Francisco, CA BACKGROUND Responses to human trafficking prioritize service providers’ ...

Advancing Methods and Measurement with LGBTQ Populations

... Michael R. Woodford, PhD, Wilfrid Laurier University; Colleen Fisher, PhD, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities; Paul Sterzing, PhD, University of California, Berkeley; Rachel Gartner, MSW, University of California, Berkeley; Bryan Victor, MSW, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Using Apps to Recruit YMSM: A ...

State Mental Health Policies & Service Accessibility for Non-Medicaid Eligible SED Youth

... 17 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Genevieve Graaf, MSW, Doctoral Candidate, University of California, Berkeley, Oakland, CA Background and Purpose: States rely heavily on Medicaid to fund the home and community based services (HCBS) needed ...

Discrepancy between Two Approaches to Global Poverty: What Does It Reveal?

... Court (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Woojin Jung, MPP/MSW, Ph.D. Candidate, University of California, Berkeley, Albany, CA Background The way in which poverty is conceptualized and measured shapes perceptions of need as well as development aid ...

Working and Living Conditions and Psychological Distress in Latino Migrant Day Laborers

... Court (ML 4) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) * noted as presenting author Woojin Jung, MPP/MSW, Ph.D. Candidate, University of California, Berkeley, Albany, CA Background Latino migrant day laborers (LMDL) work in the informal economy exchanging labor for cash payment, most often ...

Foster care & mental health

... Referrals Involving Caretakers with Mental Illness: What Keeps Their Children Safe in the Home? Joseph Roscoe, MSW, University of California, Berkeley; Bridgette Lery, PhD, San Francisco Human Services Agency Use of Psychotropic Medications and Evidence-Based Treatments for Disruptive Behavior in Foster ...

Overcoming Poverty

... Community Development Institute Discrepancy between Two Approaches to Global Poverty: What Does It Reveal? Woojin Jung, MPP/MSW, University of California, Berkeley See more of: Oral Presentations ..

Race and Institutions

... of Pittsburgh Campus Crime Alerts: A Potential Contributor to Racial Stereotyping in Higher Education Katie Savin, MSW, University of California, Berkeley See more of: Oral Presentations ...

At Work and Looking for Work: Job Conditions and Workplace Characteristics

... University, Chicago Working and Living Conditions and Psychological Distress in Latino Migrant Day Laborers Woojin Jung, MPP/MSW, University of California, Berkeley See more of: Oral Presentations ...

Editorial Board, Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare

... 12, 2018: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM Marquis BR Salon 14 (ML 2) (Marriott Marquis Washington DC) Speaker/Presenter: robert leighninger, PhD, UC- berkeley See more of: Other Events ...