Thomas Chalmers McLaughlin, Ph.D., UNE Social Work Faculty and co-director of the Social Work Center for Research and Evaluation has been hard at work in the community conducting research and sharing insights around homelessness. Just two years ago, more than 2,500 Maine public school students were reported as homeless or displaced — a nearly 30% increase … Continue reading Social Work Professor, Thomas Chalmers McLaughlin, Ph.D., Weighs in on Homelessness Trends in Maine
Thomas Chalmers McLaughlin, Ph.D., co-director of the UNE Social Work Center for Research and Evaluation, is assisting the Portland Police Department to organize and implement an online survey to gauge residents’ opinions about crime, police effectiveness and overall safety in the city. Information gathered will be used to help guide the department in its crime … Continue reading Faculty Assists Portland Police With Crime and Safety Survey
Dr. Frank Brooks, Assistant Clinical Professor in the UNE SSW, was recently interviewed on the USM radio station WMPG. He was a guest on the new radio show Out Cast and discussed the roots of the systemic and institutionalized forms of oppression of LGBTQ+ people in the United States. Dr. Brooks also discussed the progress … Continue reading Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Frank Brooks Radio Interview
At UNE, alongside dedication to teaching excellence, our social work faculty are also involved in collaborative research projects, presentations, and ongoing interprofessional work in the community. Our faculty spotlight today is Clay Graybeal, PhD. Clay Graybeal, Ph.D., has had a busy fall. He partnered with Kathryn Brandt, D.O., of the UNE College of Osteopathic Medicine, and … Continue reading Faculty Spotlight: Clay Graybeal, Ph.D.