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Editor’s note: This is part of a series of profiles for... Read more

March 6, 2019.  Tejal Kanabar, a second year MSW student at the School of Social Work has been selected as... Read more

It’s a typically gorgeous spring morning in Phoenix. Families paint color on a drab brick wall as others visit nearby booths and food trucks. Cumbia music and announcements pump out of... Read more

Shawn served three years in prison for burglary, then walked out to face a dizzying array of requirements he had to fulfill with almost no help and no money. He had to pay for drug testing and... Read more

Every day, the nation's 680,000 social workers work to empower and elevate millions of people, including some of the most vulnerable in our society. During Social Work Month each March, social... Read more

Displaced and powerless, refugees and incarcerated people both struggle with the concept of hope, according to two social work experts who have researched the resilience of these populations.... Read more

Momentum is beginning to shift toward addressing the effects of mass incarceration, and Arizona State University has several initiatives to address the growing concern over the fate of people in... Read more

Kick-off events took place in March for “My Kids Read,” a community-based literacy improvement research project for children and... Read more

The Graduate College Outstanding Faculty Mentor Awards bring attention to a crucial component of graduate education — the many hours faculty invest in nurturing and developing the academic... Read more

Two million children in the United States have parents in jail or prison. The consequences can be substantial. Trouble at school and home and poor physical and mental health are just... Read more

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has selected Mónica Gutiérrez, a second-year ASU PhD student in social work, as a Health Policy Research Scholar.

Gutiérrez is one of only 40... Read more

Eighty-two percent of sex trafficking victims interviewed were first trafficked as children, according to a... Read more

  

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