Jul 11, 2011
Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services, a top social work journal published by the Alliance for Children and Families, has appointed Dr. Susan E. Mason of Wurzweiler School of Social Work at Yeshiva University, as editor.
Feb 01, 2011
Topics in the 2011 spring issue of Families in Society include reconceptualizing theory and practice, clinical methods utilizing client strengths, women's outcomes with risk and trauma, and family functioning and interrelationships.
Dec 13, 2010
Nearly half of all Americans between the ages of 60 and 90 will encounter at least one year of poverty or near poverty, demonstrating that the later years of life are marked by a serious threat of deficient income and assets.
Nov 22, 2010
Articles in the new issue of Families in Society highlight economic disparity, social justice, family stressors & risk behaviors, child welfare, and agency management.
Sep 13, 2010
New report outlines urgent need to understand what “real” poverty actually means for America's older adults—and who is at greatest risk—in order to create the right strategies to help vulnerable retirees and the elderly.
Aug 24, 2010
Highly respected "Families in Society" editor William Powell to retire in 2011. The 91-year-old journal has announced a search for his successor to maintain its innovative research in social work practice with families.