Topic: Behavioral and Mental Health Support

two white pills, one red caplet
Research | April 16, 2019
A new book by social work professor An-Pyng Sun walks readers through the roots of addiction and treatment.
backpack and sleeping bag next to wall with "Nevada: Highest Rate of Homeless Youth in the Nation" spray painted on it
Research | November 28, 2018
Clark County is second in the nation in under-25 homelessness. Researchers at UNLV have come up with recommendations to help stem the tide.
two women standing next to empty road
Research | September 20, 2018
Researchers work with underage sex trafficking victims to identify new ways to assist exploited children and prevent others from entering the abuse cycle.
Allison Slaughter seated at a desk.
Business and Community | February 8, 2018
UNLV practicum helps social work students find the right fit and connect to future jobs.
hands holding cardboard cutout of house
Business and Community | November 9, 2017
College of Urban Affairs partners with community groups to stop Southern Nevada crisis.
woman holding sign saying "grief counselor"
Campus News | October 9, 2017
University counseling experts step up to offer emotional support after the mass shooting in Las Vegas.
Michael Easter
People | February 16, 2017
Michael Easter, former editor of Men’s Health, is the host of a new healthy living show on KUNV radio.
Margie Toves
People | May 11, 2016
Margie Toves is among the first graduates from a program to produce social workers specializing in children’s mental health.
Judy Tudor
Business and Community | October 22, 2015
For the last 10 years, the UNLV School of Social Work has played an important role in workforce development of child welfare system employees.