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Recently Published

Browse recently published and revised articles by month.

January 2017

Alternative Education (Cynthia Franklin, Linda Webb, Hannah Szlyk)

December 2016

November 2016

Health Literacy (Vivian Jackson, Wendy Jones)

October 2016

Barrett, Janie Porter (Wilma Peebles-Wilkins), revised
Child Abuse and Neglect (Susan J. Wells, Geoff Johnson), revised

September 2016

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (B. Michelle Brazeal, Gordon MacNeil)

August 2016

Care Transitions, Patient Health, and System Performance in the United States (June Simmons, Sandy Atkins, Janice Lynch Schuster, Melissa Jones)
Children: Health Care (Barbara L. Jones), revised
Group Work with School-Aged Children (Craig Winston LeCroy, Jenny McCullough Cosgrove)
Home Health Care (Goldie Kadushin)
Interpersonal Psychotherapy (Sarah E. Bledsoe, Brianna M. Lombardi, Brittney Chesworth, Samuel Lawrence)
Progressive Social Work (Rosemary Barbera, Mary Bricker-Jenkins, Barbara Hunter Randall Joseph), revised
Public Health Social Work (Betty J. Ruth, Sarah Sisco, Jamie Wyatt Marshall), revised
Stigmatization and Labeling (Sandra Edmonds Crewe, Julie Guyot-Diangone)
Teen Pregnancy Prevention (Carol M. Lewis, Shanti Kulkarni)
White, Michael (Phylis J. Peterman)

July 2016

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (Elizabeth C. Pomeroy, Danielle Parrish, Angela M. Nonaka, Kathleen H. Anderson)

Past Updates