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Recently Published

Browse recently published and revised articles by month.

September 2017

Aging: Overview (Nancy R. Hooyman, Amanda Barusch), revised

July 2017

Functional Behavioral Assessment (Michelle Alvarez, Kimberly Zammitt, Laura Strunk, Kevin Filter)
Interventions for Students with Autism and Asperger's Syndrome (Michelle S. Ballan, Molly Burke Freyer, Lauren Powledge)
Social Enterprise (Rukshan Fernando)

June 2017

Perpetrators of Intimate Partner Violence (Larry W. Bennett, Oliver J. Williams)

May 2017

Community Healing and Reconciliation (Joshua Kirven, George Jacinto)

April 2017

Children: Health Care (Barbara L. Jones, Casey Walsh), revised
Political Social Work (Suzanne Pritzker, Shannon Lane), revised
Positive Emotion (Jessica M. Black)

March 2017

Ageism and Retirement (Lynn McDonald)
Collaborative Care (Ellen Fink-Samnick)
Drug Courts (Julie Schroeder, Bridgette Harris)
Economic Justice (Louise Simmons)
From Caregiving to Caresharing (Roberta R. Greene, Nancy P. Kropf)
HIV/AIDS in India (Shrivridhi Shukla, Sneha Jacob, Karun Singh)
Mentoring and Coaching (Fariyal Ross-Sheriff, Julie Orme)
Practice Cybernetics (J. Christopher Hall)
School Climate and School Social Work Practice (Aidyn Iachini, Ruth Berkowitz, Hadass Moore, Ronald Pitner, Ron Avi Astor, Rami Benbenishty)
School Safety, Victimization, and Bullying (Ronald Pitner, Hadass Moore, Gordon Capp, Aidyn Iachini, Ruth Berkowitz, Rami Benbenishty, Ron Avi Astor)
Students' Rights (Elizabeth Palley)
Virtual Communities of Practice (Mary Pender Greene)

Past Updates