Welcome Macy Margolin, MSSW, our new Operations Coordinator!

Welcome Macy Margolin, MSSW, our new Operations Coordinator!

We recently spoke with Macy Margolin, one of our newest TXICFW team members, to learn a bit more about her! Macy is our Operations Coordinator and primarily focuses on fundraising and development for our research projects and on-the-ground programs. We are so excited to have her on our team! Hi Macy! Tell us a little… Read more »

Welcome to Sharon Hoefer, MSSW, our new TFYHI Project Manager!

Welcome to Sharon Hoefer, MSSW, our new TFYHI Project Manager!

We recently video chatted with Sharon Hoefer, one of our newest TXICFW team members, to learn a bit more about her! Sharon is our Project Manager with the Texas Foster Youth Health Initiative. Throughout her career, Sharon has worked directly with survivors of interpersonal violence as a case manager and support group facilitator, and with… Read more »

November 2020 News From The Field

November 2020 News From The Field

Welcome to our November 2020 News from the Field monthly feature! This is an extension of the bottom of our newsletter. We will be providing you with some of the latest news, resources, and local & national professional development opportunities. If you haven’t already, sign up to get our monthly e-newsletter in your inbox. This month,… Read more »

Wieling, E., Trejo, A.N., Ellen Patterson, J., Weingarten, K., Falicov, C., Hernández, A.V., Cook Heffron, L., Faulkner, M. and Parra‐Cardona, J.R. (2020), Standing and Responding in Solidarity with Disenfranchised Immigrant Families in the United States: An Ongoing Call for Action. J Marital Fam Ther, 46: 561-576. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12460

Raising Awareness and Sharing Information About the Current Realities Faced by Immigrant Families TXICFW Director Monica Faulkner and Girasol Program Coordinator Ana Vidina Hernández are two of the co-authors in a new article published by the Journal of Marital and Family Therapy earlier this month. The article covers an overview of how mental health professionals… Read more »

Clinician’s Corner 2020 | Everyday Justice: Cultivating Intentional Connection

Clinician’s Corner 2020 | Everyday Justice: Cultivating Intentional Connection

See the 2020 Clinician’s Corner articles on Medium here! View the 2020 Clinician’s Corner  on  issuu  here! Download PDF of our 2020 Clinician’s Corner here! Welcome to our third installment of the Clinician’s Corner. Our Institute developed Clinician’s Corner as an effort to connect social work practice and research in a two-way conversation. By cultivating… Read more »