Tag: social work

Meet the 2019 Alumni Award winners

Whether it’s breaking the race barrier for future nursing students, helping thousands of students make the decision to attend UofL, or pioneering the first...

UofL student finds passion in dual role as student, guardian

Amanda Lee started classes at the University of Louisville in the fall of 2013, facing all of the same challenges as any other college...

UofL partners on $5 million initiative for trauma-resilient community

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and University of Louisville and Centerstone Kentucky officials announced Nov. 12 that the city has been awarded a $5 million,...

UofL research shows parent relationships impact kids’ mental health

New research from the University of Louisville Kent School of Social Work shows parents who improve their relationships could also improve their kids’ mental...

Kent School’s associate dean reflects on 17 years of social work...

The Kent School of Social Work’s associate dean for research since 2000 – Riaan van Zyl – is heading south to become director of...

Kent School partners with youth care organizations to bring social workers...

Two youth residential care programs in Louisville have partnered with the Kent School of Social Work to bring KENTucky Kids to life and offer...

UofL faculty member will lead world’s largest oncology social work group

A University of Louisville faculty member has been tapped for leadership roles with the world’s largest organization of professionals who provide psychosocial services to...

Sex after 60 topic of final spring optimal aging lecture

The Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging at the University of Louisville concludes its spring Optimal Aging Lecture Series with the conversation “Sexy...

Seminar offers care guidance for couples after cancer treatment

A March 28 workshop is designed to help cancer care providers support and provide resources for patients and families coping with sexual dysfunction related...