Monica Himes

Monica Himes

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Started UK doctoral program: 2015

Area of research interest: Researching mental health and substance abuse of military veterans

Dissertation chair: Dr. Otis

Working title of dissertation: Veterans’ Treatment Courts in Kentucky:  Examining Program Completion and Recidivism Outcomes

Current Position:

I am an assistant professor at Morehead State University.  I have been teaching as a full-time instructor at MSU for 5 years, and was just promoted to this role in August 2018.

Publications:

Himes, M.  (2016).  Clients and students:  Reflections on the parallels found between direct social work practice and social work education.  Perspectives in Social Work, 12(2), 22-28.

Himes, M.  (2016).  Clients and students:  Reflections on the parallels found between direct social work practice and social work education.  Perspectives in Social Work, 12(2), 22-28.

Presentations:

From Soldier to Student:  The Transition Experiences of Student Veterans in Higher Education, Presented at University of Texas Military Social Work Conference, Austin, TX. September 6, 2018

Gender Differences in Predictors of Suicidality Among United States Veterans, Poster Presentation at Society for Social Work and Research Conference, Washington, D.C.  January 14, 2018.      From Soldier to Student:  The Transition Experiences of Student Veterans in Higher Education, Presented at Kentucky Association of Social Work Educators Conference, Lexington, KY.  November 10, 2017.

MSW, University of Louisville