Frank Dillon is the new director of the Center for Applied Behavioral Health Policy in the Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center .

Dillon’s appointment to the directorship, as well... Read more

As school districts around the country ramp up to welcoming students back in person full time, the National Institutes of Health put out a call to fund additional research projects to identify... Read more

For the second straight year, a program of Arizona State University's School of Social Work will receive the President’s Medal for Social Embeddedness . ASU President Michael Crow will present the... Read more

For many, managing chronic pain means getting a prescription for some form of opioid medicine, despite the documented risks. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, two out... Read more

Editor's note: This story is part of a series of profiles of notable spring 2021 graduates .

Spring 2021 master’s in social work graduate Edeline Plaisival has spent... Read more

Marisol Marroquín was in high school, tutoring another student, when she became curious about how those living with disabilities encountered additional barriers that interfered with their few... Read more

Friends and family members of a grieving person often will advise them to talk to a counselor, to “keep busy” or engage in some other activity they think will help. They want to see that... Read more

More than 2.7 million American children are directly affected by the current incarceration of a parent or loved one. Many of them, as well as their relatives and peers, lack the resources to deal... Read more

Until they received their COVID-19 vaccines inside their home at the Westward Ho in downtown Phoenix, many of the mostly older, low-income residents of the former hotel had been afraid they might... Read more

Regents Professor Flavio Marsiglia ’s “outstanding contributions to advancing the field of prevention science” throughout a long and distinguished career led to his selection as the Society for... Read more

The Institute for Humanities Research at Arizona State University has awarded funding to six new seed grant projects for its spring 2021 funding cycle.

The projects and their principal... Read more

Editor's note: This story is part of a series of profiles of notable spring 2021 graduates .

Tiffany Thornhill remembers deciding to pursue degrees in the fields... Read more

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