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Social Work Research Center

The Social Work Research Center conducts applied research in areas such as child maltreatment prevention, child well-being, and youth-at-risk, creating university + community partnerships that bridge the gap between research and practice in social work.

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School of Social Work Research Labs

The Alternatives to Mental Health and Healing Lab addresses the Grand Challenges for Social Work of ensuring the healthy development of young people and eradicating social isolation by placing our need for relationships and connection at the center of program planning. 

We are passionate about addressing core Grand Challenges for Social Work by improving individual and family well-being and providing socially just resources to parents and children.

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