UTA Social Work Among the Best
Center for Addiction and Recovery Studies (CARS)
Provides researched, evidenced-based, trauma informed services in prevention, intervention and recovery support services; trains social workers ready to impact changes in oppressed populations; and adds to addiction and recovery practice knowledge through collaborative research. This is accomplished through programs offered in the Dallas and Tarrant counties, instituting a comprehensive student intern training program for social work interns, and collaborating with researchers from the School of Social Work and the community.
Center for Child Welfare (CCW)
Serves as a research and resource center for Texas, the Southwest, and the nation in the advancement and dissemination of knowledge to improve the conditions of vulnerable children and their families. Research, education, and dissemination efforts address the basic rights of children to be nurtured and protected by their families with the support of their communities.
Aging and Alzheimer’s
Posted: May 25, 2017 – Two researchers in UTA’s School of Social Work are addressing knowledge gaps surrounding Alzheimer’s in African-American caregivers and volunteer companions. Read Article: http://www.uta.edu/news/features/in-depth/Watch Video. [Read More ]
UTA School of Social Work master’s program ranked among the best
Posted: May 11, 2017 – ARLINGTON, Texas – The University of Texas at Arlington Master of Social Work program is among the best in the nation, according to the rankings released Tuesday by College Choice. The School of Social Work, with more than 2,000 students and one. [Read More ]
Service learning provides unmatched experience
Posted: May 11, 2017 – Psychology senior Nona Perry had no idea how much a service learning project would mean to her. Perry, who is in the process of transferring to the School of Social Work, is in one of two introduction to social work sections. The class implements. [Read More ]