UK Conference to Address Mental, Behavioral Health Issues in Military

News - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 09:52

"Contemporary Perspectives on Treating Veterans, Military Members, and their Families," will cover best practices for behavioral and mental health professionals and feature Col. Jennifer Humphries, a leading expert in military social work and behavioral health. The conference will be held Friday, May 8. more

UK College of Social Work Inducting Two New Members Into Hall of Fame

News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 13:29

Recognizing the distinguished accomplishments of University of Kentucky College of Social Work alumni who have made exceptional contributions to the field, the college will induct two honorees into its Hall of Fame at a ceremony this evening, April 29. more

UK's Cerel Debunks Common Statistic at National Suicidology Conference

News - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 18:04

Since the 1960s, the number six has been commonly used to describe how many people are impacted by each suicide. Julie Cerel, associate professor in the UK College of Social Work, says that's just not true, and her research has produced a startling statistic. more