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Debra J Woody

Name

[Woody, Debra J]
  • Associate Dean

Professional Preparation

    • 1979 B.S.W. in Social WorkTexas Christian University (TCU)
    • 1981 M.S.S.W. in Social WorkColumbia University
    • 1996 Ph.D. in Social WorkVirginia Commonwealth University

Appointments

    • Jan 2011 to Present Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
      University of Texas at Arlington   Office of the President   Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs   School of Social Work   Social Work
    • Jan 1997 to Jan 2013 Assoc Prof
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • Jan 2010 to Jan 2011 PhD program Director
      University of Texas at Arlington   Office of the President   Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs   School of Social Work   Social Work
    • Jan 2009 to Jan 2011 Acting Assistant Provost
      University of Texas at Arlington   Office of the President   Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Publications

      Journal Article 2013
      • Woody, D. & Caetano, R. The influence of feelings of powerlessness on intimate partner violence among African American, Hispanic and White couples. Trauma, Violence, and Abuse.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 2010
      • Woody, D.  (2010).  Infants and toddlers.  In E. Hutchison (ed.),  Dimensions of human behavior:              The changing life course (4th edition).  California:  Pine Forge Press.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Woody, D. & Woody, D.  (2010).  Early childhood.  In E. Hutchison (ed.),  Dimensions of human behavior:              The changing life course (4th edition).  California:  Pine Forge Press.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book 2009
      • Woody, D. (2009). Direct Practice in Mental Health Module: Substance Abuse Disorders Unique to the Elderly. CSWE Gero-Ed Center’s Master’s Advanced Curriculum Project and the John A. Harford Foundation.
        {Book} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Woody, D. (2009). Treatment of Addictive Behaviors Module: Substance Abuse Disorders Unique to the Elderly. CSWE Gero-Ed Center’s Master’s Advanced Curriculum Project and the John A. Harford Foundation.
        {Book} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 2008
      • Woody, D. & Woody, D. (2008). Early childhood. In E. Hutchison. (Eds.), Dimensions of human behavior: The changing life course (3nd edition). California: Pine Forge Press.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Woody, D. (2008). Infants and toddlers. In E. Hutchison. (Eds.), Dimensions of human behavior: The changing life course (3nd edition). California: Pine Forge Press.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2007
      • Woody, D. & Woody, D. (2007). The significance of social support on parenting among a group of single, low income, African American mothers. The significance of social support on parenting among a group of single, low income, African American mothers, 15(2 & 3), 183-198.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 2007
      • Woody, D. & Woody, D. (2007). The significance of social support on parenting among a group of single, low income, African American mothers. In J. Hall & S. Bowie. (Eds.), African American Behavior in the Social Environment; New Perspectives. New York: Haworth Press.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 2006
      • Woody, D. (2006). Peer conflicts: Effective Resolution Strategies. In C. Franklin, M. Harris, & P. Allen-Meares. (Eds.), School social work and mental health workers training and resource manual. Oxford University Press.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Woody, D. (2006). Employed by the School? Essential functions of a school-based case manager. In C. Franklin, M. Harris, & P. Allen-Meares. (Eds.), School social work and mental health workers training and resource manual. Oxford University Press.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2003
      • Woody, D. & Woody, D. (2003). Parent effectiveness among single, low income African American mothers. Journal of Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Social Work, 12(4), 91-106.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Woody, D. & Woody, D. (2003). Parent success among single, low income African American mothers: Implications for BSW education. Journal of Baccalaureate Education, 9(1), 1-7.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 2003
      • Woody, D. (2003). Early childhood. In E. Hutchison. (Eds.), Dimensions of human behavior: The changing life course (2nd edition). California: Pine Forge Press.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Woody, D. (2003). Infants and toddlers. In E. Hutchison. (Eds.), Dimensions of human behavior: The changing life course (2nd edition). California: Pine Forge Press.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book 2003
      • Woody, D. (2003). Minority group members and alcohol. NASW Press: National Institute of Health (NIH): National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).
        {Book} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 2002
      • Woody, D. (2002). Alcohol addiction and the family. In M. Ribeiro, G. Rondeau & S Hernandez. (Eds.), EvoluciÛn, problem•tica y polÌticas de la familia en AmÈrica del Norte en el umbral del siglo XXI, (Family evolution, problems and policies in North America at the dawn of the XXI century). Mexico: Editorial Trillas.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2001
      • Woody, D. & Green, R. (2001). The influence of race and gender on psychological and social well- being. Journal of Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Social Work, 9(3/4), 151-166.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2001
      • Woody, D. (2001). A comprehensive school-based conflict resolution model. Children & Schools, 23(2), 115-123.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book 2001
      • Woody, D. (2001). Infusing Content on alcohol and other drug problems in the social work curriculum. The University of Texas at Arlington: Arlington, TX Center for Child Welfare.
        {Book} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book 2000
      • Woody, D. & Corcoron, J. (2000). Treatment of children and adolescents: Child welfare infusion. The University of Texas at Arlington: Arlington, TX Center for Child Welfare.
        {Book} [Refereed/Juried]
      2000
      • Corcoron, J. & Woody, D. (2000). Direct practice II: Child welfare infusion. The University of Texas at Arlington: Arlington, TX Center for Child Welfare.
        {Book} [Refereed/Juried]
      2000
      • Corcoron, J. & Woody, D. (2000). Treating parent-child relationships: Child welfare infusion. The University of Texas at Arlington: Arlington, TX Center for Child Welfare.
        {Book} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 1999
      • Woody, D. (1999). Infancy and Early Childhood. In E. Hutchison. (Eds.), Dimensions of human behavior: The changing life course (pp. 117-150). California: Pine Forge Press.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 1998
      • Green, R., Woody, D., Maxwell, S., Mercer, R., & Williams, S. (1998). Reliability and validity of the Kansas marital satisfaction scale in a sample of African American husbands and wives. Psychological Reports, 82, 255-258.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

Presentations

    • March  2094
      Austin Community College: Racial Communication Between College Faculty
    • March  2093
      Austin Community College: Counseling Minority College Students
    • September  2013
      Paper Presentation. Alcohol problems among racial and ethnic minorities. National Family Preservation Institute Conference
    • August  2013
      Paper Presentation. Family Preservation Intervention with Alcoholism. National Family Preservation Institute Conference
    • May  2013
      Paper/Poster Presentation. Evaluation of a school-based drug and alcohol prevention program. Society for Prevention Research 12th Annual Meeting
    • January  2011
      Alternative High School Placements--Research Report
    • May  2009
      NASW Texas Research to Practice Symposium: Substance Abuse Disorders Unique to the Elderly
    • January  2009
      Reading First Elementary Reading Program--Research Report
    • January  2009
      Evaluation of the Drug Impact Rehabilitation Enhanced Comprehensive Treatment Program--Research Report
    • January  2006
      Random Drug Testing Program (PROJECT STOP). Research Report
    • February  2000
      Tarrant County Community in Schools Program: Ethical Practice in School Social Work
    • March  1998
      Paper Presentation. Well being among middle class African Americans. National Black Summit, Myrtle Beach, SC.
    • December  1997
      Protective Services Training Institute of Texas: Working with African American Clients in social Work Practice

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Jan 2009 to Jan 2013 Youth Connections: Substance Abuse Prevention sponsored by  - $66000
    • Jan 2008 to Jan 2013 Youth Drug and Alcohol Prevention sponsored by  - $225000
    • Jan 2006 to Jan 2013 Parenting & Postpartum Interventions sponsored by  - $399694