Adoption, African American families, child welfare, mental health, birth parents, adoptive parents, interpersonal practice, family therapy
|1995||PhD||Child Development and Family Studies||Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN|
|1988||Certification||Marriage/Family Therapy||The Family Therapy Institute, Cincinnati, OH|
|1965||MSW||Social Work||Syracuse University, NY|
|1963||BA||Sociology/Psychology||Bennett College, Greensboro, NC|
Hollingsworth, L. D., Sanchez, N., Gant, L. M., Williams-Shanks, T. R., Allen-Meares, P,, & Miller, P. L. (2014). In E. Zambone & L Gonzalez (Eds.), Providing Technical Assistance to Urban Communities: A Guide of Case Studies and Advice for Community Members. Michigan Publishing, University of Michigan Library.
Hollingsworth, L. D. (2014). Birthmothers. In G. P. Mallon, & P. M. Hess (Eds.), Child Welfare for The 21st century: A Handbook of Children, Youth, and Family Services: Practices, Policies, and Programs (2nd ed.). 424-436. Columbia University Press.
Revel-Hough, H. & Hollingsworth, L. D. (2014). The developmental progression of transracial experiences among South Korean adoptees: A review of the literature. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 24(8), 924-936.
Hollingsworth, L. D. (2013). Resilience of black families. In D. S. Becvar (Ed.), Handbook of Family Resilience 229-244. New York, NY: Springer.
Hollingsworth, L. D., Swick, D., & Choi, Y.-J. (2013). The role of positive and negative social interactions in child custody outcomes: Voices of U.S. women with serious mental illness. Qualitative Social Work, 12(2), 153-159. Sage Publications.
Hollingsworth, L. D., MacFarlane, P., & Rassi, S. (2011). Is the Life History Calendar a valid measure of child custody loss among birth mothers with serious mental illness? Social Work Research, 35, 53-57.
Hollingsworth, L. D., Bybee, D., Johnson, E. I., & Swick, D. C. (2010). A comparison of caseworker characteristics in public and private foster care agencies. Children and Youth Services Review, 32, 578-584.
Gant, L. M., Shimshock, K., Allen-Meares, P., Miller, P., Hollingsworth, L., & Shanks, T. (2009). Effects of Photovoice: Civic engagement among older youth in urban communities. Journal of Community Practice, 17(4), 358-376.
University of Michigan
School of Social Work
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