Topic: Center for Social Work Research

Undergraduate research: A valuable networking opportunity

Feb. 17, 2012
Undergraduate research: A valuable networking opportunity

As a School of Social Work student, a volunteer opportunity hooked alumna Bethany Berkeley Gartin on pursuing a research career. Read a QandA with Gartin about her experiences as an undergraduate researcher at UT.

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The power of the Internet over depression

Feb. 6, 2012
The power of the Internet over depression

To fight depression among homebound adults, Social Work Professor Namkee Choi uses the video chat tool Skype and connects patients with therapists.

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Restoring justice

Oct. 21, 2011
Restoring justice

Dr. Marilyn Armour, graduate students and community members share how mediation programs help victims heal and offenders account for crimes.

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The power of restorative justice

Oct. 28, 2010
The power of restorative justice

Across the country, in increasing numbers, crime victims are asking for face-to-face meetings with offenders who have hurt them or their families.

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University of Texas at Austin Social Work Researchers to Study Drug Abuse Among Patients in Trauma Centers

Feb. 17, 2009

University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work researchers have received $3.59 million from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to study the effectiveness of trauma room screening and intervention with injured patients who have drug problems.

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