University Park Campus, School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Montgomery Ross Fisher Building
Los Angeles California 90089-0411United States
Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Child Welfare Expertise and Research Interests:
Reduction and treatment of child maltreatment, racial and ethnic disparities in the permanency and mental health outcomes of children and families served by public child welfare agencies; risk assessment; assessment of formal and indigenous service needs and utilization; transracial adoption and racial matching policy; gay and lesbian adoption and foster care placements; family preservation; and child welfare innovations; disproportionate representation of children of color, structured decision making, and adoption.