Research

For over 80 years, the College of Social Work (CoSW) has been a leader in social work research. Consistent with the University’s land grant mission, CoSW faculty, staff and students conceptualize and conduct rigorous, cutting-edge research aimed at one profoundly simple goal: improving the human condition. Always, in all ways.

116%

Increase in FY20 Research Funding

6

Centers & Labs

16+

International Research Partnerships

News


Q&A with Sabri Williams

Q&A with Sabri Williams

Sabri Williams, who graduated from the Bachelor of Arts in Social Work program in May of 2020, is currently working
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CoSW Receives Funding from UK CURE COVID-19 Pilot Program

CoSW Receives Funding from UK CURE COVID-19 Pilot Program

It is no surprise that COVID-19 has been associated with an increase in stress and anxiety. With a lack of
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Flaherty Releases New Textbook and Webinar

Flaherty Releases New Textbook and Webinar

Disability studies and human service professions aim to address persistent and emerging issues. To begin addressing those issues, Associate Professor
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Featured Stories


Examining Military Behavioral Health with Dr. Chris Flaherty

Examining Military Behavioral H...

The Military Behavioral Health Lab (MBH) is a unique lab focused on generating empirical knowledge and testing clinical interventions to
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Mentoring Foster Parents with Jeff Damron and Tamikia Dumas

Mentoring Foster Parents with J...

Imagine you’re a new foster parent or kinship caregiver, and if you’re being honest, it’s nerve-wracking. No matter how prepared
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Connecting Kentucky Families with Missy Segress, Jessica Fletcher, and Karen Bowman

Connecting Kentucky Families wi...

No matter how prepared you are, once a child walks into your home, it can feel overwhelming. You ultimately need
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Events


September 20, 2021, 5:00 pm
ASK-VIP Group Training with Theresa Shell-Goldsby

ASK-VIP Group Training with Theresa Shell-Goldsby

Topic: Healthy Boundaries in Teenage Relationship Facilitated by: Theresa Shell-Goldsby September 20, 2021, 5:00-6:30 PM CST To register for this group training, visit
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September 20, 2021, 6:00 pm
ASK-VIP Group Training with Kay Upton

ASK-VIP Group Training with Kay Upton

Topic: Helping Your Child Make Healthy and Positive Choices: Talking to Teens & Preteens Facilitated by: Kay Upton September 20, 2021, 6:00-7:30 PM
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September 21, 2021, 6:00 pm
ASK-VIP Group Training with Holly Carter

ASK-VIP Group Training with Holly Carter

Topic: Adoption: Understanding Your Committment Facilitated by: Holly Carter September 21, 2021, 6:00-7:30 PM EST To register for this group training, visit here,
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