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Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Mental Health Practitioner’s Perspective of Early Intervention Treatment Barriers for Young Children and their Families, Melissa J. McCanney

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Prevalence of Gay Affirmative Practice among Bachelor's Level Licensed Social Workers, Kjersta Mellom

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What do Therapists Think is the Uniqueness of Animal Assisted Therapy that Engages Children?, Megan Marie Mensink

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Hospice Social Work Methods and Interventions for Terminally Ill Patients Experiencing Anticipatory Grief, Jolene Metcalf

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Methadone Dosage Levels and Borderline Personality Disorder, Daniel Monserud

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The Hmong Community: Acculturation and Utilization of Domestic Violence Services, Hlee Moua

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Health Care Professionals’ Experiences Practicing Integrative Medicine, Amanda Muenzenmeyer

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Complementary/Alternative Treatments for Cancer Patients with Depression and Anxiety: Critical Analysis, Anna Murie

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Working with Family Caregivers: Case Managers’ Perspectives, Kelsey Myers

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Behavior & Developmental Treatment Models for Autism Spectrum Disorders: Factors Guiding Clinician Preference and Perceptions, James E. Nee

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Divorce Mediation and its Impact on Children, Brianna L. Nelson

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Parental Involvement in Early Intervention Programs for Children with Autism, Kaylee A. Nelson

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Key Elements of Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cheryl A. Nickelson

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Understanding Acculturation: An Exploratory Study of Tibetan-American High School Students, Kunga Norzom

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Older Adults in Long-Term Care: Fostering Hope Amidst Loss, Sarah J. Olsen

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Mental Health Practitioners’ Views on Why Somatic Experiencing Works for Treating Trauma, Michelle C. Olssen

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Attitudes of School Social Workers towards Learning, Susan Opperman

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Ethical Implications: End of Life Planning for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities, Kylie Otte

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The Role of Community Based Programs in Reducing Recidivism in Ex-Offenders, Paige Paulson

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The Impact of Parenting Styles on the Emotional Regulation of Adolescents, Amber L. Pearson

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Veterans’ Experiences with Combat-Related PTSD Treatment, Heidi A. Priestley

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The Incorporation of Integrative Medicine to Assess and Address Diabetic Patients’ Psychosocial Needs, Jennifer E. Ranallo

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Seriously Funny: The Clinical Role of Humor in the Grief Process, Jessie Rae Rayle

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Exploratory Evaluation of the Role of Social Workers During Adoption Disruption, Elise K. Reding

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Gerotranscendence and Successful Aging: The Lived Experience, Allyson R. Rempel

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The Effect of Animal-Assisted Therapy on Children with Disabilities, Alison E. Ries

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Gay Affirmative Practice: Clinical Social Workers’ Perspectives, Victoria Ruckle

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Therapists’ Perspectives of the Effects of Psychodynamic Psychotherapy on Problem-Drinking Behavior, Sandra M. Ryan

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The Use of Art in Therapy: An Exploratory Study, Jamie Sanders

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Focused Practice: Exploring the Relationship Between Mindfulness and Empathy Among Clinical Social Workers, Shannon Savageau

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Later Life Divorce & the Adult Child, Kayla Schwartzhoff

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Adapting to Change: "Provider Perspectives on the Transition to Long Term Care", Paige Elise Sorenson

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Investigating Techniques to Help Early English Language Learners Prepare for Kindergarten, Gjenifer Stark

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Emergency Department Staff Perception of the Role of Social Work and the Social Worker in the Emergency Department, Natasha M. Stepka

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Burnout in the School Social Worker: Related Individual and Organizational Factors, Melissa A. Sutlief

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Social Workers' Perceptions of Teen Fathers: Differences Among Social Service Professionals, Katelin A. Swanson

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Non-custodial Minority Fathers Maintaining their Livelihood, Erin E. Taylor

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Elderly Cancer Patients’ Use of Hope and Faith-Based Services: Social Workers’ Perspectives, Katie Lynn Thayer

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Foster Care Adoption: An Overview of Challenges Experienced by Parents, Lisa C. Thibodeau

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Childhood Sexual Abuse and Therapy with the Perpetrator, Patricia K. Thurmer

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The Influence of a Father’s Residential Status on the Development of Depression, Tesia R. Vitale

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The Impact of Attention and Interpretation Therapy on the Practitioner: Beneficial for Helping Professionals?, Brady R. Voigt

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Gender Differences in Bereavement among Couples after Loss of a Child: A Professionals Perspective, Teri M. Welte

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Impact of Agency's Climate on Burnout, Benjamin Widbin

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Spirituality in Social Work: Therapists’ Perspectives on the Role of Spirituality Within their Practice, Nancy Wiedmeyer

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Therapeutic Activities among Residents with Dementia at a Nursing Home, Angelina Wiger

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The Courage to Speak: Breaking the Silence of Sexual Assault in the African American Community, Kiana Williams

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Parents’ Perspectives on Children with Cancer and their Adjustment to School after Treatment, Lauren E. Woppert

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From Dyad to Triad: Parental Negotiation of First-Time Parents, Danielle M. Yanez

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Engaging Families to Prevent Chronic Truancy, Christine Zins

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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Attitudes toward Religion and Spirituality in Social Work Practice, David M. Allick

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Latino Immigrant Finances and Access to Mental Health Care, Nancy Avila

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Teen Dad: Young Fathers and Identity Integration, Emily Bade

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Agents’ Perceptions of What Makes Offenders Successful in Intensive Supervised Release, Sarah Becker

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Parental Involvement in Early Intervention Programs for Children with Autism, Alexis Bennett

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Recovery Mentorship Programs and Recovery from Addiction, Carmen Berzinski

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Homeless and Highly Mobile Students: What is the Situation 25 Years after McKinney-Vento Legislation?, Megan Betters

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Nursing Home Social Worker Preparedness for Serving BGL&T Residents, Rachel Bialostosky

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Support Groups with Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth in Schools, Marisa Biolo

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Youth Workers' Perceptions of Their Career Choice and Helping Ability in Relationship with Their Own Lived Experiences, Kristina Bonello

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Motivations to Volunteer: Factors that promote longevity, Daniel Bubna

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Best Practices of Hospice Social Workers Who Work with Families Experiencing Grief and Loss, Bethany Butzow

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Practitioners' Perpectives on the Impact of Migratory Separation on Attachment Among Southeast Asian Clients: An Exploratory Study, Diem T. Cao

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The Effect of Interpersonal Dynamics on Quality of Supervision from a Correctional Client's Perspective, Anne Cartman

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What is the Correlation between a Positive Ethnic Identity and Self-Worth in African American Adolescents?, Natalie Casemore

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Professional Clinicians' Views and Use of DC: 0-3R, Jennifer Chasco

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Rural Professionals' Perceptions of Minority Disparity within the School-to-Prison Pipeline, Jessica Christenson

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Social Work Practitioners and the Identification of Human Trafficking Victims, Kirsten Christenson

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LICSW's Perspectives on the Causes of Community Violence, Krista Churness

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Graduate Social Workers’ Perceived Level of Competency in Working with Couples, Melanie Cicmil

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Caring Confrontation with Involuntary Chemical Dependency Clients, Faith Clark

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Supervision and Training Needs of Practitioners Working in Batterer Intervention Programs, Heather D. Conley

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Perspectives on the Role of the Social Worker on Assertive Community Treatment Teams, Barb Cooley

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Deathbed Visions: Social Workers' Experiences, Perspectives, Therapeutic Responses, and Direction for Practice, Leslee Curtis

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Support after Loss: Straight Talk from Young Widowed Parents, Korie DeBruin

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Adoptive Parents' Experience with International Adoption: Children with Attachment or Behavioral Challenges, Heather Deveny-Leggitt

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Developmental Disabilities and Independent Living: A Systematic Literature Review, Benjamin Dieffenbach

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The Effect of School Community Setting on Children Living in Poverty: A Survey of School Social Workers, Nichelle Dillon

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Social Networking and Interpersonal Communication and Conflict Resolution Skills among College Freshmen, John Drussell

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School Social Workers' Perspectives on Working with Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Marnie Eveslage

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The Effects of Mindfulness Meditation on Mental Health, Geraldine Fedorowicz

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Factors Involved in College Students' Use of Counseling Services, Terri Flansburg

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Comparison of Caregiver Burden among Types and Stages of Dementia, Jeanette Foizie

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Preventing Recidivism: Perspectives on the Effectiveness of the Juvenile Justice System in Meeting the Needs of African American Youth with EBD, Carmeann Foster

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Burnout among Mental Health Workers in a Nonprofit Organizational Setting, Danielle Fox

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The Role of Emergency Room Social Worker: An Exploratory Study, Elizabeth Fusenig

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Prevention of Vicarious Trauma: Are Coping Strategies Enough?, Angie Gerding

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The Body as Process: An Examination of Core Concepts in Body-Oriented Psychotherapy and a Brief Model for Implementation in a Clinical Social Work Setting, Bree Graczyk

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The Benefits of Yoga on Eating Disorder Recovery: Perspectives from Those in Recovery, Jennifer Grant

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Assessment for Domestic Violence in Couples Requesting Conjoint Therapy: Current Practice of Assessment among Licensed Therapists, Ilene Grosam

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The Relationship between Undergraduates' Rape Empathy and their Self-Reported Likelihood of Raping, Sexual Experiences, and Demographics, Kerstin Marie Grune

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Stress, Coping Strategies, and Marital Satisfaction in Spouses of Military Service Members, Charlene Haapala

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Mental Health Professionals' Perspectives of Best Practices with Children Who Have Experienced Complex Trauma, Holly Hagen

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A Perspective of Aging from the Prose of Age Specific Birthday Cards, Lori Halbur

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Food Deserts: Low Income Communities and their Lack of Adequate Nutrition, Lauren Harding

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Autism and its Impact on Families, Ashley Hartmann

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Family Experiences of Ambiguous Loss in Response to Serious Childhood Illness: Parental Perspectives, Erin Hillegas

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The Achievement Gap from the Student's Perspective, Jennifer L. Hipp

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Clinical Social Workers' Beliefs Towards Harm Reduction when Working with Substance Using Clients, Rachel Hofschulte

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Effects of Unemployment on Health and Mental Health Based on Gender, Kelly Holland