Systems of Care for Children/Families/Elderly

Jill Duerr Berrick

Jill Duerr BerrickZellerbach Family Foundation Professor Jill Duerr Berrick's research focuses on the child welfare system and the experiences of children and families touched by foster care.

Jeffrey L. Edleson

Jeffrey EdlesonDean and Specht Chair in Publicly Supported Social Services Jeffrey L. Edleson is a leading expert in domestic violence. His current research examines the impact of adult violence on children and how social systems respond to these children.

Valerie Shapiro

Valerie ShapiroAssociate Professor Valerie Shapiro's research is in the prevention of mental, emotional, and behavioral problems in children and youth through the adoption, implementation, and sustainability of effective prevention practices.

Neil Gilbert

Neil GilbertMilton and Gertrude Chernin Professor Neil Gilbert is co-director of the Center for Child and Youth Policy and director of the Center for Comparative Family Welfare and Poverty Research.

David Lindeman

David LindemanCITRIS Health Initiative Director David Lindeman is an affiliated faculty member of Berkeley Social Welfare.

Susan Stone

Susan StoneCatherine Mary and Eileen Clare Hutto Professor of Social Services in Public Education Susan Stone is a leading authority on social work in education and its impact on the academic progress of vulnerable youth.

Andrew Scharlach

Andrew ScharlachProfessor of the Graduate School Andrew Scharlach's research examines innovative social and community supports designed to promote healthy aging.