SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM


Session 005: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Social Work Responses to problems in social health and wellbeing
Room: Broadway Suite

Sponsor: Sociology and Social Welfare

Organizer &

Presider: Ethan J. Evans, California State University, Sacramento

Description:  The Sociology and Social Welfare Division is shining a light on contributions from scholars and professionals seeking to grapple with theoretical puzzles and complex practice problems that relate to health and wellbeing with a focus on "missing" elements from conventional intervention strategies and research.


“Access to Routine Medical Care for Women with Mobility Disability,” Allison Houston, Proscenium Data Solutions

“Are Co-ethnic Communities Truly Protective? Harms Experienced from Others’ Drinking Vary by Nativity,” Christina Tam, University of California, Berkeley, Katherine J. Karriker-Jaffe and Thomas K. Greenfield, Public Health Institute

“‘I’m Not Ready to Go’: Understanding the Need for Transitional Services to Address the Specific Traumatic Stress Experienced by Homeless Women,” Katherine Maurer, McGill University and Hannah Brais, Old Brewery Mission

“Beyond a Bed: Arrangements between Youth at Risk of Homelessness and Informal Adult Hosts,” Susanna Curry and Stacey J. Ault, California State University, Sacramento, Brenda A. Tully, University of California, Los Angeles, Mallory VanMeeter, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Jacqueline White, CloseKnit

“Organizational and Policy Determinants of Care for Community-based Medicare Clients,” William D. Cabin, Temple University

“Social Work, Ecoanxiety, and Peer Pressure,” Kelly Smith, University of Southern California