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Rutgers SSW Faculty, Ph.D. Students to Present at SSWR 2019
January 15, 2019

Faculty members, Ph.D. candidates, and researchers from Rutgers SSW will present at more than 40 sessions at the upcoming Society for Social Work and Research's 23rd Annual Conference from January 16-20, 2019. See the list below illustrating their breadth of work. All presentations will take place at the Hilton San Francisco and a complete conference schedule can be found here


 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 17

 

12:15-1:30pm
Ramesh Raghavan
Meet the Scientist Luncheon 
Union Square 22 Tower 3, 4th Floor 

 

1:30-3pm
Laura Johnson, Julia Cusano, Kristina Nikolova, Judy Postmus
Do You Believe Your Partner Is Capable of Killing You?: An Examination of Factors That IPV Survivors Associate with Fatality Risk
Session: Understanding IPV Risk and Response
Union Square 2 Tower 3, 4th Floor 

Jacquelynn Duron, Feng-Yi Liu, Abigail Williams-Butler
Examining the Relationship between Adverse Childhood Experiences and Delinquency Among Justice-Involved Youth
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level 

Wen Li Anthony, Devin Mills, Lia Nower
Assessing Internet Gaming Disorder: A Systematic Review of Diagnostic Criteria and Measurement Instruments
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level 

 

3:15-4:45pm
Anna Haley
Scheduling for Compliance or Subversion? Regulatory, Firm, and Manager Influences on the Eve of Implementation of New Work Hour Standards
Session: Because Passing Laws Is Not Enough: Unpacking the Black Box of Work-Family Policy and Program Implementation
Continental Parlor 9, Ballroom Level

Wen Li Anthony
Adverse Impacts of Cyberbullying Victimization on Health and Mental Health Among Adolescents in China: An Investigation of a Representative SamplePhysical-, Relational-, and Cyberbullying Victimization Among Adolescents in China: An Investigation of a Representative Sample Using Structural Equation Modeling
Session: The Cross-Cultural Impact of (Cyber)bullying
Union Square 2 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Emily Bosk
Contingencies of Risk: Child Welfare Worker Beliefs and Decisions in Cases Involving Intimate Partner Violence
Kristina Nikolova, Catherine Buttner, Iris Cardenas, Rupa Khetarpal, Cassandra Simmel, Judy Postmus
Child Protection Workers' Attitudes about Domestic Violence: The Impact of Education and Personal Experience
Session: IPV and the CW System
Union Square 15 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Emmy Tiderington, Jordan Goodwin
What Happens after Supportive Housing?: Recipient Views of the Benefits and Challenges of Leaving Supportive Housing through a Moving on Initiative
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level 

Jacquelynn Duron
Exploring Foster Youth Perspectives on Effective Legal Representation: An Integrated, Mixed-Method Approach
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level 


 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 18

 

8-9:30am
Edward Alessi
Exploring LGBT Refugees' Experiences with Organizations and Institutions in Austria and the Netherlands
Session: Social Service Organizations Along Migrant Pathways
Golden Gate 7, Lobby Level

Abigail Williams-Butler
Navigating Gender and Community Violence: A Theoretical Perspective for Understanding Development of Black Adolescent Females
Session: Examining Violence through Diverse Methodological Approaches
Union Square 18 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Abigail Williams-Butler
Reducing the Risk of Delinquency Among African American Adolescents in Foster Care: What Makes a Difference?
Session: Youth and Justice
Union Square 16 Tower 3, 4th Floor

 

9:45-11:15am
Laura Cuesta, Holly Malerba
Who Receives Child Support in Latin America? a Comparative Analysis of Six Countries
Session: Family Policy Around the World
Union Square 22 Tower 3, 4th Floor

 

1:45-3:15pm
Peter Treitler, Kristen Powell, N. Andrew Peterson
Connecting Opioid Overdose Survivors to Treatment and Recovery Support: Early Findings from a Promising Intervention Delivered By Peers and Patient Navigators
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level 

Lydia Franco
Engaging Families in Mental Health Services: Do Attitudes or Behaviors Come First?
Session: Treatment Seeking
Union Square 18 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Alexandra Haralampoudis, Lenna Nepomnyaschy
Head Start & Nonresident Father Involvement
Session: Fathering in the Context of Diverse Service Systems
Union Square 22 Tower 3, 4th Floor

 

3:30-5pm
Abigail Williams-Butler, Adrian Gale
Psychological Well-Being Among Black Adolescents in Foster Care: Does Gender Make a Difference?
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level

Kathleen Pirozzolo Fay
Innovators and Early Adopters in the Implementation of a Child Welfare Practice Innovation: Results of a Mixed Methods Study
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level

Karen Zurlo
The Financial Fragility of Current and Future Retirees: The Case of New Jersey
Session: Financial Well-Being across the Life Course
Golden Gate 6, Lobby Level

Felix Muchomba, Jordan Steiner
Is Parental Asset Ownership Associated with Daughters' Child Marriage? a Secondary Analysis of Longitudinal Data from Ethiopia
Session: Parenting in Contexts of Global Adversity
Union Square 14 Tower 3, 4th Floor

 

5:15-6:45pm
Evalyne Orwenyo
A Virtual Ethnography on Kenyan Immigrant Women Living in the United States of America
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level

Edward Alessi
Traumatic Stress Among LGBTQ Refugees from the Middle East, North Africa, and Asia Who Migrated to Europe
Session: Diverse Approaches to Understanding Mental Health & Wellbeing
Union Square 17 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Kate Stepleton, Emily Bosk, Jacquelynn Duron, Brett Greenfield
The Effect of Mothers' Adverse Childhood Experiences on Children's Internalizing and Externalizing Behaviors
Session: Trauma: Impacts and Services
Union Square 14 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Laura Johnson
Evaluating the Impact of a Financial Knowledge Curriculum on Financial Empowerment for Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence
Jordan Steiner, Kristina Nikolova, Judy Postmus, Laura Johnson
The Search for the Ideal Victim: Does Stigma of Residing with the Abuser Impact Receipt of Waivers Among IPV Survivors?
Session: IPV Help-seeking and Services
Union Square 18 Tower 3, 4th Floor 


 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 19

 

8-9:30am
Shrivridhi Shukla, Judith McCoyd
Health Workers' Experiences in Service Delivery to Women Living with HIV in IndiaHow Do Clients and Providers Together Shape Access to Care in a Context of Poverty? : A Case of HIV Services in North-Central India
Session: International innovative interventions in AIDS/HIV
Union Square 20 Tower 3, 4th Floor 

Anna Haley, Rebecca Logue-Conroy
Fitting Work and Family Realities into Early Child Care: An Examination of Public and Private Centers
Jeoung-Hee Kim, Yen-Ting Liu
Effects of Mothers' Nonstandard Work Schedules on the Use of Multiple Care Arrangements and Center Care
Session: A Time for Everything? Parents' Navigations of Care for Children amidst Varied Employment and Child Care Policies and Practices
Union Square 22 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Chien-Chung Huang, Yafan Chen
School-Based Socioemotional Intervention in Rural China: Implications for Designing and Implementing Cultural-Sensitive Intervention Research
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level 

Jordan Steiner, Julia O'Connor, Julia Cusano, Sarah McMahon
Campus Staff As Mandated Reporters: Knowledge of How to Help Survivors of Sexual Violence
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level 

 

9:45-11:15am
Lenna Nepomnyaschy
Cluster: Inequality, Poverty, and Social Welfare Policy (IP&SWP)
Session: State Policy Choices and their Efffects on Family Well-Being
Union Square 18 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Kathleen Pirozzolo Fay, Kate Stepleton, Emily Bosk, Abigail Williams-Butler, Jacquelynn Duron, Adrian Gale
A Quasi-Experimental Test of Two Survey Incentive Conditions with Child Welfare Staff
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level

Kate Golden
An Exploratory Study of the Predictive Effect of Child Behavior on Working Alliance Among Foster Parents: The Amplifying Effect of Kin
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level

Felix Muchomba
Gender Norms, Labor Supply, and Fertility across Immigrant Generations
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level

 

4-5:30pm
Emilie Mankopf, Kristen Powell, N. Andrew Peterson
Voices of Individuals with Opioid Use Disorder: A Qualitative Study of Client Satisfaction and Program Performance in a Medication-Assisted Treatment Program
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level


 

SUNDAY, JANUARY 20

 

8-9:30am
Julia O'Connor, Jordan Steiner, Simone Snyder
Readiness to Take Action on Sexual Violence: Comparing Commuter and Non-Commuter Students
Session: Beyond Victimization: Using Campus Climate Surveys to Tailor Sexual Violence Prevention Efforts to Diverse Groups of Students
Cluster: Violence against Women and Children (VAWC)
Discussant: Sarah McMahon
Golden Gate 2, Lobby Level

Brett Greenfield, Emily Bosk, Abigail Williams-Butler, Kathleen Pirozzolo Fay
Forward Not Back: The Persisting Need for Relationship-Based Services in Child Welfare
Session: Relational Approaches to Child Welfare Practice
Union Square 19 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Emily Bosk, Abigail Williams-Butler, Adrian Gale
Frontline Staff Characteristic and Internal Capacity for Trauma-Informed Practice: Implications for the Adoption and Implementation of Trauma-Informed Care
Session: Trauma Informed Care
Union Square 15 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Qiana Brown
Prenatal Tobacco, Alcohol, and Marijuana Use in the United States By Trimester
Session: From pregnancy to adolescence: Substance use and development
Union Square 17 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Katherine Findley
Trafficking for the Purpose of Organ Removal in India: Exploring the Impact of Social, Economic, and Cultural Factors on Vulnerability and Protection
Session: ePoster Presentation
Continental Parlors 1-3, Ballroom Level

 

9:45-11:15am
Laura Cuesta
Child Support and Children's Food Insecurity in Early and Middle Childhood in the United States
Lenna Nepomnyaschy, Alex Haralampoudis
Father Involvement and Child Obesity
Lenna Nepomnyaschy
Father Involvement and Socioeconomic Disparities in Academic Outcomes for School-Aged Children
Session: Father Involvement and Child Wellbeing
Union Square 22 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Judith McCoyd, Laura Curran, Shari Munch
They Say "If You Don't Relax...You're Going to Make Something Bad Happen": Emotion Management and Medically High-Risk Pregnancy
Session: Childbirth
Union Square 16 Tower 3, 4th Floor

Laura Curran, Raymond Sanchez Mayers, Laura DiMarcantonio
MSW Admissions and Criminal Justice Involved Applicants
Session: Innovations for Social Work Pedagogy
Union Square 1 Tower 3, 4th Floor

 

11:30-1pm
Emily Bosk 
One of These Things Is Not like the Other: How Evidence Based Substance Use Disorders Treatment and Infant Mental Health Treatments Are Often at Odds and What Programs Are Doing to Integrate Them
Session: Where Does the Young Child Fit in Treatment for Substance Use Disorders (SUDs)?: Examining Evidence-Based Approaches to the Integration of Infant Mental Health and Treatment for Substance Use Disorders
Golden Gate 7, Lobby Level

Rita Seabrook
Prescription Opiate Misuse and IPV Perpetration Among Young MenHow Can Healthcare Settings be Used to Identify Male Intimate Partner Victimization and Perpetration?: Perspectives from a Nationally Representative Sample of Young Men
Julia O'Connor, Sarah McMahon
The Reciprocal Effects of Rape Myth Acceptance and Proclivity to Perpetrate Sexual Violence
Session: Young Men's Attitudes Towards and Risk Factors for Perpetration of Intimate Partner Violence
Golden Gate 5, Lobby Level

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