College of Social Work

Five members of the victim-survivor advocacy team flash the U

Here for U

An office on campus is staffed entirely by graduates and current students of the U, and almost all of them are from the same college.


Dispatches from the College of Social Work

The College of Social Work releases its annual publication highlighting important research impacting lives from maternal drug use to the effects of social stigma in older adults.


Fulfilling a dream

A husband honors his late wife by creating a scholarship at the University of Utah College of Social Work.


Suicide prevention: 3 ways to help

Social Work Professor Phillip Osteen offers insights on suicide prevention research and tips for getting help for someone who is at risk.


A practitioner and scholar

The College of Social Work has announced a new Distinguished Endowed Chair in Research and appointed Eric Garland as its first recipient.


Healing chronic pain and opioid addiction

Eric Garland, associate dean for research at the College of Social Work, has been appointed to a Multidisciplinary Working Group focused on a $1.1 billion federal effort to speed scientific solutions to stem the opioid crisis.


Making Utah a trauma-informed state

College of Social Work playing key effort in helping state agencies understand how trauma informs behavior.


Costume with care

Irene Ota, diversity coordinator in the College of Social Work, breaks down some of the issues around cultural appropriation and suggests ways we can celebrate Halloween respectfully.


ADDRESSING THE OPIOID CRISIS

U’s Eric Garland offers insights at NIH meeting on using mindfulness as intervention for pain.


SIX DECADES OF FRIENDSHIP

A new scholarship honors Hank Liese, former dean of the College of Social Work.