June 28, 2013
A recent initiative joins federal partners with Sesame Workshop to reduce the trauma experienced by children of incarcerated parents.
June 27, 2013
The Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs, made up of twelve federal departments and five federal agencies, unveiled its strategy for working together to improve the lives of young people.
June 25, 2013
Three recent journal articles explore the challenges faced by transgender people as they seek help in their communities, along with steps programs can take to better meet distinct transgender needs.
June 24, 2013
This Pride Month, help transgender young people carve their own path to self-discovery using a guide prepared by the advocacy group Human Rights Campaign.
June 18, 2013
The journal Families in Society features a debate over the meaning of evidence-based practice, giving social workers a new term to consider: evidence-guided practice.
Primary Sources: How Do LGBTQ Youth Experiencing Homelessness Feel About Family, School and Friends?
June 6, 2013
A new study explores ways that lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth who are homeless might be helped or hurt by their families, schools and peer groups.
June 4, 2013
The father of a young man who descended into addiction and homelessness looks for answers in the research behind addiction and the evidence-based approaches that are emerging.