Recent Faculty Publications

McDermott, C., Stafford, J.D. & Johnson, S.D. Racial Equity as a Human Rights Issue: Field Agency Practices and Field Instructors’ Knowledge and AttitudesJ. Hum. Rights Soc. Work (2021).

Annah K. Bender and Janet L. Lauritsen2021.Violent Victimization Among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Populations in the United States: Findings From the National Crime Victimization Survey, 2017–2018.American Journal of Public Health 111, no. 2 (February 1, 2021): pp. 318-326.

Bender, A.K., Bucholz, K.K., Edenberg, H.J., Kramer, J.R., Anokhin, A.P., Meyers, J.L., Kuperman, S., Hesselbrock, V., & McCutcheon, V.V. (2020). Trauma exposure and post-traumatic stress disorder among youth in a high-risk family study: Associations with maternal and paternal alcohol use disorder. Journal of Family Trauma, Child Custody & Child Development.

Charney, R.L., Lavin, R.P., Bender, A.K., Langan, J.C. & Zimmerman, R.S. (2019). Ready to respond: A survey of interdisciplinary health-care students and administrators on disaster management competencies. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness, 1-8.

Edmond, T.E., Voth Schrag, R. & Bender, A.K. (2019). Opening the black box: Identifying common practice approaches in urban and rural rape crisis centers. Violence Against Women, 1-22.

Gearhart, M. C., Berg, K. A., Jones, C. & Johnson, S.D. (2019). Fear of crime, racial bias and gun ownership. Health & Social Work.

Gearhart, M. C., Bulger, M., Joseph, M. & Liu, B. (2019). Patterns of neighboring and predictors of neighboring across race:  A latent class analysisHousing, Theory, and Society.

Gearhart, M. C. (2019). Preventing neighborhood disorder: Comparing alternative models of collective efficacy theory using structural equation modeling. American Journal of Community Psychology, 63(1-2), 168-178.

Guo, B., Huang, J. & Porterfield, S.L.  (2019).  Transition to adulthood: Dynamics of disability, food security, and SNAP participationJournal of Adolescence, 73, 63-72.

Huang, J. & Guo, B. (2020). The financial capability and financial well-being of low-income entrepreneurs (CSD Research Brief No. 20-01). St. Louis, MO: Washington University, Center for Social Development.

Huang, J. & Porterfield, S.L. (2019). Changes in health insurance coverage and health care access as teens with disabilities transition to adulthood. Disability and Health Journal, 12, 551-556.

Koegler, E., Howland, W., Gibbons, M.T., & Stoklosa, H. (2020). “When Her Visa Expired, the Family Refused to Renew It,” Intersections of Human Trafficking and Domestic Violence: Qualitative Document Analysis of Case Examples from a Major Midwest City. Journal of Interpersnal Violence.

Koegler, E., Preble, K. & Tlapek, S. (2020). Identifying service needs and service gaps for sexually exploited/trafficked persons in Missouri. Journal of Social Work.

Koegler, E., Mohl, A., Preble, K. & Teti, M. (2019). Reports and victims of sex and labor trafficking in a major Midwest metropolitan area, 2008 through 2017. Public Health Reports.

Koegler, E., Preble, K., Cimino, A.N., Stevens, J. & Diehl, S. (2019). Addressing recidivism in prostitution: An exploration into a prostitution diversion program. International Journal of Offender Therapy and  Comparative Criminology.

Kwon, S. & Guo, B. (2019). South Korean nonprofits under the voucher system: Impact of organizational culture and organizational structure. International Social Work, 62(2), 669-683.

Metzger, M.W., Bender, A.K., Ravindranath, D., Murugan, V. & Flowers, A. (2019). Step by step:  Tenant accounts of securing and maintaining quality housing with a Housing Choice Voucher. Journal of Community Practice, 27(1), 31-44.

Pickard, J. G., Johnson, S. D. & Shen, H-W. (2019). African American and European American clergy's counseling of older adults. Review of Religious Research.

Pilar, M., Cunningham-Williams, R.M. & Williams Woodson, S.L. (2019). Does the Andersen Behavioral Model of Health Services Use predict college students’ use of on-campus mental health services? Journal of American College Health.

Sichling, F. (2020). Mutato sub Pressura’: The Syrian Refugee Crisis and the Remaking of German Youth Policy. Journal of Social Policy.

Sichling, F. & Karamehic-Muratovic, A. (2020). ‘Makin’ it’ in the Heartland: Exploring Perceptions of Success among Second-generation Immigrant Youth in St. Louis. Journal of Adolescence, 82, 11-18.

Sichling, F. & Beckerle O'Brien, D. (2019). Knowledge that changes social work practice: An exploration of its sources and content. Advances in Social Work, Fall 2019, 19(2).

Veenema, T., Lavin, R.P., Bender, A.K., Thornton, C.P. & Schneider-Firestone, S. (2019). A systematic review of the literature about national nurse readiness for radiation emergencies and nuclear events. Nursing Outlook 67(1), 54-88.

Williams Woodson, S.-L. L., Pickard, J. G. & Johnson, S. D. (2019). An examination of the relationship between religious beliefs, behaviors, commitment, and connection and addiction among African American women. Social Work & Christianity, 46(3), 7–26.