Profiles in "Child Welfare" Expertise Area

  • Spinrad's research focuses on the socio-emotional development of young children, particularly the relations of children’s self-regulation abilities to children’s social adjustment.
  • Swadener 's research focuses on internationally comparative social policy, with focus on sub-Saharan Africa, impacts of neoliberal policy on local communities, and children's rights and voices.
  • Reilly is a Professor in the School of Public Affairs, former chancellor of the Nevada System of Higher Education; and former County Executive for Clark County (the Las Vegas Valley) Nevada.
  • Baldwin has more than 30-years experience in behavioral and physical health settings providing support and leadership for social workers integrating physical and mental health care.
  • Professor of Practice Irene Burnton's area of expertise is social policy related to children, youth and families. An ASU grad, she has 30+ years of experience in government administration, management and policy development.