You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Human Services News

A group of boys jumping Read More

UAA researchers hope to move child welfare away from separation and toward community building

 |  Alaska Public Media  | 

Human Services Professor Dr. Yvonne Chase and Social Work Assistant Professor Dr. Jessica Ullrich were featured in an Alaska Public Media article about a study they co-authored in the International Journal on Child Maltreatment, titled "A Connectedness Framework: Breaking the Cycle of Child Removal for Black and Indigenous Children." The study explores alternative child welfare strategies to limit family separation.