The Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSI) will bring together its membership for dialogue on sociological research and teaching on significant problems of social life at its 69th annual meeting in August. Elizabeth Harris, PhD, a sociologist and senior researcher at NCCD will present a paper titled “Setting the Stage for Family Reunification” as part of the meeting’s Social Welfare and Family session.
The Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association provides the opportunity for professionals involved in the scientific study of society to share knowledge and new directions in research and practice. Approximately 600 program sessions are convened during the four-day meeting held every August to provide participation venues and networking outlets for nearly 3,000 research papers and over 4,600 presenters.
NCCD Senior Researcher Elizabeth Harris, PhD, and NCCD Researcher Miguel Becerra will team up with Kimberly Giardina, Deputy Director of Child Welfare Services in the County of San Diego, to describe a mixed-methods study of the county’s family visit coaching program at the 2019 National Child Welfare Evaluation Summit.