Office of Scholarship & Research

News From Silberman Faculty

Professor Mimi Abramovitz was a featured speaker on the Keynote Panel  at the  forum Leading to Economic Security organized by NCRW prior to its annual "Making a Difference for Women "Gala (March 5, 2013)


Assistant Professor Jonathan Prince is leading a major study of the needs of adults with severe mental illness following discharge from inpatient psychiatric treatment in NYC. Research staff (primarily Silberman students) are interviewing service recipients as well as hospital staff and caregivers in order to gain multiple perspectives on needs and community adjustment in nine area hospitals. Finding will inform the development of new policies and programs designed to improve outcomes in this high need population.  


Professor George Patterson's Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System explores the complex and often criminal justice through the lens of special populations, restorative justice principles, evidence-based practice.
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