Center for the Study of Social Work Practice

622 West 113th Street, New York, NY 10025-7982

(212) 854-7615, Fax (212) 854-2327

Edward J. Mullen, D.S.W., Director

Bruce Grellong, Ph.D., Research Coordinator

The Center for the Study of Social Work Practice is a joint program of the Columbia University School of Social Work and the Jewish Board of Family and Children's Services.
The purpose of the Center is to advance social work knowledge by linking research skills and practice experience.

Alan B. Siskind, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President
Jewish Board of Family and Children's Services
Ronald A. Feldman, Ph.D.
Dean
Columbia University School of Social Work

Shirley Jenkins, Ph.D., Founding Director

DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

David S. Lindau (Chair), Amy Cohen Arkin, Seymour R. Askin, Jr (ex-officio), Frances L. Beatman, Maureen L. Cogan, Pauline B. Falk, Bernard C. Fisher, Alice P. Lin, D.S.W.,
Virginia W. Marx, Helen Rehr, D.S.W., Doris L. Rosenberg, Ann S. Sand, Martha K. Selig, Fredric W. Yerman

PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Steven P Schinke, Ph.D. (Chair), Robert H. Abramovitz, M.D., Nabila El-Bassel, D.S.W., Bruce A. Grellong, Ph.D., André Ivanoff, Ph.D., Mark A. Mattaini, D.S.W. Annaclare van Dalen, Ph.D.

Editor: Edward J. Mullen, D.S.W.

Editorial Assistant: Gretchen Borges, M.S.
Internet Editor: Piero di Porzio