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Kristin W Bolton

[Kristin Whitehill Bolton]

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Social Work
Last Updated: October 28, 2021
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Research Interests

Research Interests
• Resilience across the life span • Solution-focused brief therapy intervention evaluation • Violence prevention and offender populations • Program evaluation • Methodological advancements in Qualitative Interpretive Meta Syntheses • Confirmatory factor analysis of psychosocial assessments • Research methods curricula in social work education

Education

Education

    • 2013 PhD in Social Work
      The University of Texas at Arlington
    • 2008 MSW in Social Work
      University of Illinois a Main
    • 2005 BA in Law and Society
      Purdue University West Lafayette

Appointments

Appointments

    • Jan 2017 to Present Associate Professor
      School of Social Work, College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina Wilmington (Wimington, NC, United States)
    • Jan 2017 to Present Interim MSW Coordinator
      School of Social Work, College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina Wilmington (Wimington, NC, United States)
    • 2011 to Present New Connections Parent Educator
      Center for Addictions and Recovery
      Present evidence- based nurturing parent curriculum individually in client homes or focus groups to parents referred to New Connections through Child Protective Services. The Nurturing Parenting Programs are a family-centered initiative designed to build nurturing parenting skills as an alternative to abusive and neglecting parenting and child-rearing practices. Document and report client progress accordingly.
    • 2010 to Present Hospice Volunteer
      Lighthouse Hospice
      After completing training, matched with a client(s) enrolled in hospice, located in Arlington. Routinely visit client and provide companionship and support services, and evaluate the health status and document in a report.
    • Jan 2013 to Jan 2017 Assistant Professor
      School of Social Work, College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina Wilmington (Wimington, NC, United States)
    • 2010 to 2013 “Play it Safe” Educator/Trainer
      The Women’s Center of Tarrant County
      Present the ‘Play it Safe’ program to PK-12 students enrolled in school throughout Tarrant County. Maintain contact with local Child Services organizations regarding statements made by students receiving presentation. Disseminate information regarding the Women’s Center resources to the community.
    • Aug 2007 to May 2008 Research Assistant
      University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
    • Aug 2006 to May 2008 Research Assistant
      University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
    • 2004 to 2005 Case Manager I
      Community and Family Resource Center of Lafayette, Indiana
      Court advocate and liaison between at risk families and Tippecanoe County Court Services. Supervised parental visits for at-risk families and provided the required documentation for the Indiana Department of Child Services. Provided life skills, job skills, parenting skills, and budgeting skills training to parents. Population included low-income families at high- risk of termination of parental rights.
    • 2003 to 2005 Crisis Volunteer
      Lafayette Crisis Center
      After completing forty hours of training, responsible for providing services for all persons requesting by telephonic or face to face assistance. Brokered requests for service for clients experiencing mental, financial, and physical distress. Provided suicide assessment, intervention, and prevention to clients. Advocated for survivors of rape, through assessment and referral. Provided referral information for available community resources. Population included children, adolescents, and adults from diverse economic and ethnic backgrounds. Completed over 400 hours of service.
    • 2003 to 2004 Youth Worker II
      Community and Family Resource Center of Lafayette, Indiana
      Executed engagement activities within the Youth Underground Drop In program with a special focus on supporting the safety, education, and life skills of children ages 5-18 participating in the program. Ensured implementation of activities for youth consistent with the agency's youth development model.

Awards and Honors

    • Jan  2017 Applied Learning Teaching Community Faculty Fellow sponsored by University of North Carolina Wilmington
    • Jan  2016 Applied Learning Teaching Community Assistant Faculty Fellow sponsored by University of North Carolina Wilmington
    • Jan  2016 Applied Learning Teaching Community Faculty Fellow sponsored by University of North Carolina Wilmington
    • Jan  2015 Applied Learning Teaching Community Assistant Faculty Fellow sponsored by University of North Carolina Wilmington
    • Jan  2015 Applied Learning Teaching Community Assistant Faculty Fellow sponsored by University of North Carolina Wilmington
    • Jan  2015 Applied Learning Teaching Community Assistant Faculty Fellow sponsored by University of North Carolina Wilmington
    • Jan  2015 Center for Healthy Communities Faculty Affiliate sponsored by University of North Carolina Wilmington
    • Jan  2015 Emerging Baccalaureate Social Work Educator-Scholar sponsored by Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors
    • Jan  2015 UNCW Faculty Research Scholar sponsored by University of North Carolina Wilmington
    • Jan  2013 Faculty International Travel Award ($1,000) sponsored by University of North Carolina Wilmington
    • Jan  2013 Outstanding Doctoral Student Award sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Jan  2012 2012 Student Conference Bursary ($1,250) sponsored by Solution Focused Brief Therapy Association
    • Jan  2012 Who’s Who Award Among University College Students sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Jan  2011 Outstanding Doctoral Student Award sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Jan  2010 Dallas Area Gerontological Society Scholarship ($1,000) sponsored by Dallas,Texas
    • Jan  2010 Doctoral Leadership Fellowship Award sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Jan  2008 Marietta Stevenson Award ($1,500) sponsored by University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
    • Jan  2007 Shirley Wattenberg Award ($1,500) sponsored by University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Publications


      In Process
      • Book Chapter
        Solution-focused family therapy
        APA Handbook of Contemporary Family Psychology
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Franklin, C, Guz, S]. Submitted.
      • Journal Article
        The role of resilience and resilience theory in solution-focused practice.
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Hall, JC, Blundo, B, Lehmann, P]. Journal of Systemic Therapies. Accepted.

      2017
      • Kids are more than victims: Abuse and trauma in schools
        Solution-Focused Brief Therapy in Schools
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Blundo, R].
      • Self-identified strengths among youth offenders charged with assault against a non-intimate family member
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Melon, C, Lee, J, Jordan, C, Lehmann, P]. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10911359.2017.1344176
      • Journal of Social Work
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Strong, J, Crowe, B].
      • Social Work Education
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, York, RO, Jones, A].

      2016
      • Effects of goal commitment and solution-building on completion rates for a juvenile diversion program
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Belcig, C, Franklin, C, Lehman, P, Jordan, C]. Criminal Justice and Behavior. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0093854815626753
      • Resilience protective factors among older adults: A qualitative meta-synthesis
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Aguirre, RT.P., Smith-Osborne, A]. Social Work Research. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/swr/svw008
      • Solution focused batterer intervention program: Application for building client strengths and solutions
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Lehmann, P, Jordan, C, Terry, LF, Moore, B]. Journal of Human Behaviors in the Social Environment. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10911359.2016.1172996

      2015
      • Solution-focused brief therapy
        Mental Health in Today’s schools: Issues and Interventions
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Franklin, C].
      • University-court partnerships: Bridging the gap between academia and the court system
        Working with Adolescent-to-Parent Abuse: An International Handbook
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Lehmann, P, Jordan, C].
      • Automating and supporting care management using web-phone technology: Results of the five-year teleherence project
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Shoech, R]. Journal of Technology in Human Services. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15228835.2014.998575
      • Training MSSW students for military social work practice and doctoral students in military resilience research
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Dunbars, T, Maleku, A]. Journal of Social Work Education. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10437797.2015.1001294

      2014
      • Practical research for the solution-focused practitioner: A follow-up to wheeler’s article on quick and dirty research
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, York, OR, Blundo, R]. International Journal of Solution-Focused Practices. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14335/ijsfp.v2i2.20

      2013
      • Why do they do it?: A qualitative meta-synthesis of crisis volunteers’ motivations
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Aguirre, TP]. Social Work Research. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/swr/svt035
      • Youthful Offender Diversion Project: YODA
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Jordan, C, Lehmann, P, Huynh, L, Chigbu, K, Shoech, R, Cummings, J, Bezner, D]. Best Practices in Mental Health.
      • Program Evaluation of the Joining, Engaging, Deciding, Integrating (JEDI): Inmate Re-entry Program
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill].
      • Program Evaluation of the Youth Offender Diversion Alternative
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill].
      • Program Evaluation of the Youth Offender Diversion Alternative
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill].

      2012
      • Computer utilization, social capital, and basic social service accessibility in Central America
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Bachelor, J, Fericelli, PJ, Terry, LF, Hancock, P, Nikolva, S, Pillai, V, Ruiz, E]. The Innovation Journal.
      • Solution-focused brief therapy and criminal offending: A family conference intervention for work in restorative justice
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Lehmann, P, Jordan, C, Huynh, L, Chigbu, K]. Journal of Systemic Therapies. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1521/jsyt.2012.31.4.49

      Unknown
      • An Exploratory investigation of university characteristics and statistics requirements in MSW program admissions
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Nguyen, P, Rowan, N, Pond, R] (1925).
      • Evaluation of a pregnancy prevention program: A randomized trial examining knowledge and risky sexual behavior
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Pond, R, Slater, H, Mitschke, D] (1925).
      • Examination of the factor structure of the spirituality and spiritual care rating scale (SSCRS) with data from nurses in southeastern U. S.
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Matthews, A, Kemppainen, J] (1925).
      • Research educators’ applied learning collaborative: An interprofessional approach to courses in research methods
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Ahern, N, Boresma, J] (1925).
      • The parental discipline questionnaire: Exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis
        [Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Pond, R, Lehmann, P] (1925).

Presentations

    • March  2017
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Lantz, C, "Exploratory Examination of the Police Activities League", University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina. (March 27, 2017).
    • March  2017
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Ahern, N, Boersma, J, "Research Educators’ Applied Learning Collaborative: An Interprofessional Approach to Courses in Research Methods. National Academies of Practice Annual Meeting and Forum", Philadelphia, PA. (March 17, 2017).
    • March  2017
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, "Research Educators’ Applied Learning Collaborative: An Interprofessional Approach to Courses in Research Methods", New Orleans, LA. (March 1, 2017).
    • January  2017
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, York, RO, Kolomer, S, "Development and Testing of the Science Appreciation Scale for Human Service Professionals", New Orleans, LA. (January 11, 2017).
    • November  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Blundo, R, Hall, C, Bridger, B, "Qualitative Examination of the Perceived Effectiveness of Solution Focused Techniques in Child Welfare", Halifax, Nova Scotia. (November 4, 2016).
    • November  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Bowers, P, "An Exploratory Investigation of University Characteristics and Statistics Requirements in MSW Program Admissions", Atlanta, GA. (November 3, 2016).
    • November  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Bowers, P, "Research Educators’ Applied Learning Collaborative: An Interprofessional Approach to Courses in Research Methods", Atlanta, GA. (November 3, 2016).
    • October  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Lantz, C, "Exploratory Examination of the Police Activities League", University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina. (October 14, 2016).
    • October  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Lantz, C, Reilly, C, "The Integration of Community Engagement and Applied Learning in an effort to Address Youth Violence", University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina. (October 14, 2016).
    • August  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, "Creating Course Policies You Can Live With", University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina. (August 2, 2016).
    • July  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Pond, R, Thompson, C, "Service Learning in the Classroom: Be A Student", Wilmington, North Carolina. (July 29, 2016).
    • July  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Atkins, T, "Challenges and Problem Solving with Applied Learning Projects", Wilmington, North Carolina. (July 27, 2016).
    • June  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Franklin, C, Jordan, C, "Solution Focused Brief Therapy as a Method of Treatment for at Risk Youth and Families", Washington, DC. (June 22, 2016).
    • March  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Lantz, C, Bruce, L, Phelps, M, McNitch, R, "Gangs on the Corner: The Intersection of Community Needs and Applied Learning", Saint Joseph, Missouri. (March 31, 2016).
    • January  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Pond, R, Lehmann, P, "Exploratory and Confirmatory Examination of the Parental Discipline Questionnaire with Adult Violent Offenders", Washington, DC. (January 15, 2016).
    • January  2016
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Mengo, C, Lehmann, P, Jordan, C, "Self-Identified Strengths Among Youth Offenders Charged with Assault Against a Non-Intimate Family Member", Washington, DC. (January 15, 2016).
    • December  2015
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Hall, JC, Allen, L, Keen, M, "Solution-Focused Techniques in Schools and the Criminal Justice System", Wilmington, North Carolina. (December 1, 2015).
    • April  2015
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, "Inter professional Applied Learning Demonstration", Wilmington, North Carolina. (April 9, 2015).
    • January  2015
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, York, R, Jones, A, "A Study of the Relationship Between Educational Self- Efficacy and Educational Performance Among Social Work Students", New Orleans, Louisiana. (January 14, 2015).
    • January  2015
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Lehmann, P, Jordan, C, "Self-Determined Goals in a Solution-Focused Batterer Intervention Program: Application for Building Client Strengths and Solutions", New Orleans, Louisiana. (January 14, 2015).
    • November  2014
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Blundo, R, Franklin, C, Lehmann, P, Jordan, C, "Solution Focused Brief Therapy as a Method of Treatment for at Risk Youth and Families", Santa Fe, New Mexico. (November 6, 2014).
    • April  2014
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Blundo, R, Hall, JC, "Qualitative Investigation of the Perceived Effectiveness of Solution-Focused Techniques in Child Welfare Services", Wilmington, North Carolina. (April 11, 2014).
    • February  2014
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, "Solution Focused Brief Therapy as a Method of Treatment for Violent Offenders", Wilmington, North Carolina. (February 25, 2014).
    • January  2014
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Pillai, VJ, Smith-Osborne, A, "The Resilience Protective Factors Inventory: Psychometric Evaluation of a Uni-Dimensional and Multi-Dimensional Factor Structure", San Antonio, Texas. (January 15, 2014).
    • November  2013
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Jordan, C, Lehmann, P, "Youth Offender Diversion Alternative Program Evaluation", Toronto, Ontario (Canada). (November 6, 2013).
    • October  2013
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Lehmann, P, Jordan, C, "Court-University Partnerships: CBPR Model to Bridge Gap Between Academic and Judicial System", Dallas, Texas. (October 31, 2013).
    • September  2013
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Franklin, C, Jordan, C, "Solution Focused Brief Therapy as a Method of Treatment for at Risk Youth", Bern, Switzerland. (September 27, 2013).
    • March  2013
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Lehmann, P, " Solution Focused Brief Therapy as a Method of Treatment for Crisis Interventions", Fort Worth Texas. (March 21, 2013).
    • July  2012
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Jordan, C, Cory, D, "Youth Offender Diversion Alternative: Program to Assist Youth by Instilling Hope and Increasing Resilience", Washington D. C.. (July 22, 2012).
    • May  2012
      Whitehill, Kristin M., Chigbu, K, "Qualitative Inquiry and Solution Focused Brief Therapy: Youth Offender Diversion Alternatives (YODA)", Champaign, IL. (May 16, 2012).
    • May  2012
      Whitehill, KristinM. , "Resilience Among Older Adults: A Qualitative Interpretive Synthesis", Champaign, IL. (May 16, 2012).
    • May  2012
      Whitehill, KristinM., "How to Remain Resilient: The Secret Life of a Resilient Older Adult", Lewisville Senior Center, Texas. (May 4, 2012).
    • April  2012
      Whitehill, KristinM., "Resilience Among Older Adults", Dallas, Texas. (April 19, 2012).
    • March  2012
      Whitehill, KristinM., Jordan, C, "YODA: Youth Offender Diversion Alternative", Basel, Switzerland. (March 22, 2012).
    • January  2012
      Whitehill, KristinM., Smith-Osborne, A, "Technology-Mediated Case Management to Enhance Community Reintegration Among Veterans with Mental Health Risks", Washington, D.C.. (January 11, 2012).
    • November  2011
      Whitehill, KristinM., "Youth Offender Diversion Alternative (YODA): Using Solution Focused Therapy with Non-Intimate Partner Violent Offenders", Bakersfield, California. (November 9, 2011).
    • October  2011
      Whitehill, KristinM., Smith-Osborne, A, "A Systematic Review of Resilience Instruments as a Resource for Practitioners", Atlanta, Georgia. (October 27, 2011).
    • October  2011
      Whitehill, KristinM., "Violence Prevention Through Solution Focused Therapy", Fort Worth, Texas. (October 24, 2011).
    • October  2011
      Bolton, KristinWhitehill, Shoech, R, Smith-Osborne, A, Nikolova, SP, "Supporting Case Managers with Automated Web-phone Systems", Dallas, Texas. (October 8, 2011).
    • September  2011
      Whitehill, KristinM., LHuyhn, "Solution Focused Therapy: Youth Offender Diversion Alternative", Fort Worth, Texas. (September 27, 2011).
    • May  2011
      Whitehill, KristinM., Aguirre, RT.P., "Volunteer Motivations: A Qualitative Meta Synthesis", Champaign, Illinois. (May 18, 2011).

Courses

      • SOCW 5323-001 PROGRAM EVALUATION
        (Course Id: 109050)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • SOCW 5323-002 PROGRAM EVALUATION
        (Course Id: 109050)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • SOCW 5313-016 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • SOCW 5313-020 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • SOCW 5313-021 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • SOCW 5313-022 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • SOCW 5395-001 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2021
      • SOCW 5395-002 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5395-002 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2021
      • SOCW 5395-003 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2021
      • SOCW 5395-010 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2021
      • SOCW 5395-032 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5395-032 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2021
      • SOCW 5308-007 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION I
        (Course Id: 108980)
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5308-007 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION I
        (Course Id: 108980)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2021
      • SOCW 5308-008 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION I
        (Course Id: 108980)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2021
      • SOCW 5303-003 FOUND OF SCIAL PLCY & SERVICES
        (Course Id: 108963)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5303-004 FOUND OF SCIAL PLCY & SERVICES
        (Course Id: 108963)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5308-002 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION I
        (Course Id: 108980)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5308-003 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION I
        (Course Id: 108980)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5395-009 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-013 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-027 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • SOCW 5395-001 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-001 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-004 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-009 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-012 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-003 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-004 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-007 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-008 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-009 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-012 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • SOCW 5313-003 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5313-006 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5313-016 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5313-033 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • SOCW 5313-042 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • SOCW 5395-010 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • SOCW 5395-026 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • SOCW 5313-003 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • SOCW 5313-004 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • SOCW 5313-005 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • SOCW 5357-009 GROUP DYNAMICS & SOCW PRACT
        (Course Id: 109023)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2019
      • SOCW 5313-003 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • SOCW 5313-004 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • SOCW 5313-005 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • SOCW 5313-021 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • SOCW 5313-022 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • SOCW 5313-025 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • SOCW 5313-029 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • SOCW 5313-030 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • SOCW 5395-004 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • SOCW 5313-002 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • SOCW 5313-006 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • SOCW 5313-007 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • SOCW 5313-008 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • SOCW 5313-014 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • SOCW 5395-016 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • SOCW 5395-028 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • SOCW 5313-005 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • SOCW 5313-006 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • SOCW 6324-006 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • SOCW 6305-002 INTEGRATIVE SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 109016)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • SOCW 6324-007 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • SOCW 6324-008 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • SOCW 5322-004 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION I
        (Course Id: 108980)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • SOCW 5322-007 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION I
        (Course Id: 108980)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • SOCW 6324-002 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • SOCW 6324-005 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • SOCW 6324-005 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • SOCW 5322-001 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION I
        (Course Id: 108980)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • SOCW 5322-002 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION I
        (Course Id: 108980)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • SOCW 6324-004 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION II
        (Course Id: 109035)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • SOCW 2311-006 INTRO SOC WORK
        (Course Id: 108920)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • SOCW 3305-002 SOCIAL WORK RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 108926)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • SOCW 2311-003 INTRO SOC WORK
        (Course Id: 108920)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • SOCW 3305-001 SOCIAL WORK RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 108926)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • SOCW 6333-001 AGING IN AMERICAN SOCIETY
        (Course Id: 109044)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • SOCW 6333-001 AGING IN AMERICAN SOCIETY
        (Course Id: 109044)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • SOCW 3305-001 SOCIAL WORK RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 108926)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • SOCW 6333-001 AGING IN AMERICAN SOCIETY
        (Course Id: 109044)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • SOCW 3305-001 SOCIAL WORK RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 108926)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011

Service to the University

    • Jan 2014 to  Present Academic Advisor Search Committee
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, College of Health and Human Services
    • Jan 2016 to  2018 Institutional Review Board
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, University Committee
    • Jan 2016 to  2018 University Research Committee
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, University Committee
    • Jan 2014 to  2018 Research Advisory Committee
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, College of Health and Human Services
    • Jan 2016 to  2017 Dean’s Advisory Committee, Chair
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, College of Health and Human Services
    • Jan 2016 to  2017 Assistant Professor Search Committee
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, School of Social Work
    • Jan 2015 to  2017 Faculty Senate
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, University Committee
    • Jan 2014 to  2017 BSW Committee
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, School of Social Work
    • Jan 2015 to  2016 Dean’s Advisory Committee
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, College of Health and Human Services
    • Jan 2015 to  2016 Program Director Search Committee
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, School of Social Work
    • Jan 2014 to  2016 E-learning Advisory Committee
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, University Committee
    • Jan 2014 to  2015 Solution Focused Brief Therapy Conference Committee (Chair)
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, University Committee
    • Jan 2013 to  2015 Student Assessment Committee
      University of North Carolina Wilmington, University Committee
    • Jan 2011 to  2013 Faculty Strategic Planning Committee
      University of Texas at Arlington, School of Social Work
    • Jan 2010 to  2012 Research and Community Outreach Committee
      University of Texas at Arlington, School of Social Work
    • Jan 2010 to  2011 Faculty Research Committee
      University of Texas at Arlington, School of Social Work
    • Jan 2010 to  2011 Faculty Search Committee
      University of Texas at Arlington, School of Social Work
    • Jan 2006 to  2008 Advocacy, Leadership, and Social Change Committee
      University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, School of Social Work
    • Jan 2006 to  2007 MSW Committee
      University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, School of Social Work
    • May 2007 to  Aug 2007 Intensive Study International Health Program in Europe Independent Research Project
      University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Service to the Profession

    • Jan 2016 to  Present
      Federal Grant Reviewer
      Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment FOA, SAMHSA
    • Jan 2015 to  Present
      Emerging Leader
      Emerging Baccalaureate Social Work Educator-Scholars Initiative, BPD
    • Jan 2015 to  Present
      Federal Grant Reviewer
      Healthy Marriages and Relationship Education FOA, DHHS
    • Jan 2015 to  Present
      Federal Grant Reviewer
      New Pathways for Fathers and Families FOA, DHHS
    • Jan 2015 to  Present
      Conference Chair
      Solution Focused Brief Therapy Association Annual Conference
    • Jan 2014 to  Present
      Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
      Children and Youth Services Review
    • Jan 2014 to  Present
      Research Day Organizer
      Solution Focused Brief Therapy Association Annual Conference
    • Jan 2013 to  Present
      Ad hoc Text Book Reviewer
      Oxford Press
    • Jan 2013 to  Present
      Committee Member
      Solution Focused Brief Therapy Association Research Committee
    • Jan 2012 to  Present
      Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
      Journal of Technology in Human Services
    • Jan 2011 to  Present
      Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
      Qualitative Research
    • Jan Unknown to  Present
      Member
      Council on Social Work Education
    • Jan Unknown to  Present
      Member
      National Association of Social Workers
    • Jan Unknown to  Present
      Member
      Society for Social Work and Research
    • Jan Unknown to  Present
      Member
      Solution Focused Brief Therapy Association
    • Jan 2015 to  2018
      Editorial Review Board Member
      Research on Social Work Practice
    • Jan 2013 to  2014
      Reviewer
      Research on Social Work Practice
    • Jan 2013 to  2014
      Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
      Social Work Research
    • Jan 2012 to  2014
      Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
      Journal of Social Work
    • Jan 2012 to  2013
      Ad hoc Text Book Reviewer
      Wiley