Comprehensive needs assessment of Texans with disabilities.

Comprehensive needs assessment of Texans with disabilities.

In partnership with DARS,  researchers at the University of Texas at Austin conducted a comprehensive needs assessment for Texans with disabilities in 2014. The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended calls for periodic comprehensive statewide needs assessments that will result in recommendations to the goals, priorities, and strategies of the state plan that DARS is required… Read more »

Texas foster care redesign: Initial insights into foster care reform.

Schwab, J., Faulkner, M., Landuyt, M., Fong, R., Scott, J., Gerlach, B. & Ryan, T. (2014). Texas foster care redesign: Initial insights into foster care reform.  Texas Department of Family and Protective Services & Casey Family Programs.  Austin, TX: The University of Texas at Austin, Child and Family Research Institute.

Teen Pregnancy Among Foster Youth.

Faulkner, M., (2011, January). Teen Pregnancy Among Foster Youth. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work Research Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL.

Trauma informed sex education.

Faulkner, M. & Schergen, L. (2014, June). Trauma informed sex education.  Oral paper at the 2014 Health and Human Services Teen Pregnancy Prevention Grantee Conference, Washington DC.