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Theses/Dissertations from 2016

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Barriers Trauma Presents Academically for Elementary School Students: What can schools do?, Autumn Terlouw

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Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children Witnessing Domestic Violence: A Systematic Review, Xia Thao

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Social Workers in the New York Times: A National Portrayal, Tracy A. Toner

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Offenders Speak: Gaining a New Perspective on What Works in Reducing Recidivism Among Young Adults, Kimberly Trembley

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Considerations for Working With Hispanic/Latino Patients Receiving Hospice: Social Workers' Perspectives, Elizabeth Turbak

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When a therapist leaves a client: Closing the therapeutic relationship effectively, Mary Utz

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Important Factors in Marital Success and Satisfaction: Marriage Counselors' Perspectives, Bradley Vanover

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Unmasking the Villain: Predictive Factors and Their Ability to Identify Potential Mass Shooters, Ivy Villani

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Resiliency Factors for Karen Refugees, Abby Voigt

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The Social Worker and Successful State Social Policy, Patricia Welte

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Improving Mental Illness Recovery Utilizing Exercise Through Assertive Community Treatment Teams, Tami Wesselink

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Smoking Cessation and the Role of Stigma: A Systematic Review, Carl White

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Psychosocial and Academic Implications of Divorce on Adolescents: A Social Work Perspective, Brianne Wolf

Theses/Dissertations from 2015

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Views on Seeking Mental Health Services in the Somali Community, Hamdi H. Adan

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What is the Importance of Educating Women on Postpartum Depression?, Ashley Akwa

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Behind the Steel Curtain: Examining News Coverage of a Rape Allegation Case, Claire C. Anderson

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Animal-Assisted Interactions: Impacts for At-Risk Youth, Emily M. Axen

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A Systematic Review of Cognitive Processing Therapy and Prolonged Exposure with Veterans, Lauren Bares

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Food Insecurity: Providers' Perspectives Regarding Improving Food Access for Low Income Americans, Sarah K. Barrett

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Psycho-Social Variables regarding Military Reintegration, Krista Baysinger

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I'm Proud I'm Actually Writing: Analyzing the Poetry of Urban Youth with EBD for Risk and Protective Factors, Clara N. Bergene

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Social Workers Perception of Father Involvement and Infant Mental Health, Debra Bjorgaard

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Use of Supervision for Catholics Social Workers, Geoffrey Bornhoft

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A Systematic Review of the Effects of Family Conflict: Focusing on Divorce, Infidelity, and Attachment Style, Jacob B. Borst

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Promoting Hope and Resilience in Parkinson’s Disease, Emily R. Brunner

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Social Support of Clients with SMI: Professional Perspectives, Madeline A. Busch

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The Development of a New Nonprofit and Targeted Programming, Jolene Castillo

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Social Factors Related to Domestic Violence among Hmong Adults, Ace Chang

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Trauma Innovations: MDMA as a Treatment Intervention for PTSD, Anthony Christian, Andrea E. Grey, and Terra Sorg

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Social Workers' Perceptions on Quality Hospital Care for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities, Mallory S. Clark

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Deep Breathing and Downward Dog: Supporting Students with an EBD through Yoga, Rachel A. Coates

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Systematic Review: Coping and Supports of Family Caregivers for Adults with Serious Mental Illness, Sheryl A. Cotton

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Needs of Families Post-International Adoption, Courtney M. Coulter

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Latino Professionals' Views on Employment Discrimination Towards the Latino Immigrant Community, Anali Crispin Ballesteros

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A Young African-American Woman's Story: Risk and Protective Factors in Developing Identity, Jennifer A. Davis

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Maslow's Hierarchy and Early-Onset Alzheimer's Disease: Systematic Review of Stages and Interventions, Bethany M.M. Doerr

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Millennial Men: A Correlational Study between Masculinity, Emotional Expression, and Mental Health, Kathryn L. Driscoll

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The Early Identification of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Preschool Settings, Samantha J. Drusch

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Autism and the Impact of the Siblings' Identities, Marya Dumke

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The Lived Experience of the Mandated Reporter, Courtney J. Duvick

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An Integrative Healthcare Approach to Empowering Older Adults in Creating Advance Directives, Rebekah J. Elling

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Increasing Advocacy, Awareness and Support for Transgender Individuals, Kacie Ervasti

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Does Identification with the LGBTQ Community Impact Reintegration Experiences? Female Service Members' Perspectives, Jennifer Evans

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Adapting Parent Programs for Families Impacted by Incarceration: Community Providers' Perspectives, Hilary Fasbender

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Effective Ways Social Workers Respond to Secondary Trauma, Amy Fogel

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Programming That Targets the Needs of Children Experiencing Homeless: A Systematic Review, Erin M. Foss

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School Social Workers' Role in Supporting Parents of a Child with Autism, Maureen V. Foster

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Access to Fresh Produce: A Corner Store Owner Perspective, Kelly C. Freeburg

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Acceptance Experience of Parents of Children with Mental Illness, Brieanne A. Gallaway

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Mindfulness and Meditation: Transforming Therapeutic Presence in Clinical Social Work Practice, Leah B. Ghali

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Adverse Childhood Experiences and Other Risk Factors in a Homeless Youth Population, Michelle J. Goar

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Supporting Adults Living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders in Achieving Community Integration: A Complex Task, Lyndsay Gomos

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Challenges to Escaping Homelessness Among Male Veterans: A Systematic Review, Tiffany A. Groskreutz

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A Social Worker's Perspective on Integrating Social Work into Assisted Living Facilities, Melissa M. Gudgell

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The Impact of Compassion Fatigue and Burnout Among Residential Care Workers on Client Care: Implications for Social Work Practice, Amanda J. Hanson

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How Hospice Social Workers Make Sense of Religious and Cultural Diversity as it Relates to Death and Dying, Andrea S. Hanson

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Understanding College Staff's Experiences in Responding to Student Domestic Violence Victims, Leigh Hartenberg

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Mindfulness as a Treatment Component for Adults Suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Johanna L. Hauck

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Exploring the Use of Mindfulness with Individuals Diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease, Gina L. Hemmesch

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Beyond Therapeutic Techniques: Successfully Serving Hmong Families Living with an Autism Spectrum Disorder, Der Ariel Xiong Her

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The Experiences of Social Workers with Organizational Support for Professional Burnout and Vicarious Trauma, Halaina I. Howard

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Shame --- the Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Therapist Perspectives, Karen L. Hulstrand

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Yoga As Therapeutic Intervention with Survivors of Sexual Abuse: A Systematic Review, Julia C. Hutchinson

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How to Differentiate ADHD from PTSD in Children: Clinicians' Perspectives, Rebecca A. Jabour

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Somatic Psychotherapy: Illuminating an Embodied Experience of Self-Transformation through Autoethnography, Ellie E. Jones

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Motivational Interviewing and Co-Occurring Disorders: Minnesota Correctional Agents' Perceptions, Elizabeth J. Kalmon

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Factors Influencing Treatment Completion of Involuntary Groups, Charles Kalogo

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The Experiences of Huntington's Disease Caregivers, Alisa Kanuit

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Best Practice in Early Childhood Home Visiting, Shannon Melody Karsten

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Marital Satisfaction: The Impact of Premarital and Couples Counseling, Amanda Kepler

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Therapists' Perspectives on the Use of Yoga in the Treatment of Trauma, Brianna Klatt

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Staff Retention and Job Satisfaction in Child Protection, Brittany B. Kowaleski

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Perceived Effectiveness of Group Therapy in Elementary School Settings with Children Experiencing Parental Divorce, Jennifer L. Kronenberg

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Professional Perspectives: Views of Service Needs for Individuals Diagnosed With Frontotemporal Dementia and Their Families, Karina M. Krosbakken

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Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury on Mindfulness in Veterans who have PTSD, Marcus Kuboy

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Racism and the Media: A Textual Analysis, Kassia E. Kulaszewicz

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Retention and Mental Health: College and Single Parents, Lindsey Landgraf

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A Systematic Review of Bullying Prevention Programs in Schools, Ashley R. Lanigan

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"The Hunger Games" Media Representation of the National School Lunch Program, Danielle Lee

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Exploring Diet within Treatment of Persons with Serious and Persistent Mental Illness, Farah Lee

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Mental Health Services and the American Inmate: A Systematic Review of Literature, Megan A. Lee

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Academic Achievement Gap: The Case of Children of Immigrants, Dukassa Lemu

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Caregivers' Perceptions of Day Treatment Programs, Julie Lochen

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A Systematic Literature Review of Effective Interventions For African-American and Hispanic Alzheimer's Caregivers, Carolyn L. Lokensgard

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The Experiences of Social Workers in Corporate America, Brianna O. Lorenz

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Reducing the Amount of Antipsychotic Medication among Older Adults with Dementia in Skilled Nursing Facilities in the Twin Cities Area, Stehpanie D. Marshall

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The Effects of Gender on Resiliency for Children when a Parent has Huntington's Disease, Jessica B. Marsolek

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More Than Just Writing: Handedness and Substance Use, Bradley Martin

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Sustainable, Empowering Organizational Model for Intimate Partner Violence Services, Janet A. Mason

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Playing to Find Out: Adapting Story Games for Group Therapy with Teens, Adam McConnaughey

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Experiences with Birth Culture, Identity, and Feeling Different: Insight from Transracial Adoptees, Morgan McDowell

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Animal-Assisted Therapy as a Trauma Intervention, Erin E. McLaughlin

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The Host Home Program Model for LGBTQ Youth Experiencing Homelessness: A Program Evaluation, Megan M. McTeague

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Causes and Solutions for High Direct Care Staff Turnover, Heather Micke

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Mobile Technology Use and Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities, Scott Muer

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Experiencing Joy: Personal Narratives of Hospice and Palliative Care Social Workers, Kyle Paige Murray

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The Caregiver Experience: Raising a Child with a Mental Health Condition, Kelly Mwei

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Public Attitudes Toward Prostitution and Sex Trafficking Awareness, Katelyn E. Nichols

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How Equine-Facilitated Psychotherapy Addresses Military Sexual Trauma among Female Veterans: Systematic Review, Claire Niessen-Derry

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Childcare Challenges: Impact on Low-income Working Single Mothers in Minnesota: a Qualitative Study, Proscovia Ojambo