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Allison Ward

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Research Analyst
Graduate Assistant/Associate, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3920
Student Information:
Graduate Student
Social Work
Watts Col of Pub Ser & Com Sol

Biography

Allison is a Doctoral Candidate in the School of Social Work. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and her Master’s degree in Social Work from Arizona State University. She has 6 years post MSW practice experience. Her research interests include intimate partner violence (IPV) and the response by the criminal justice system. She is currently a Graduate Research Assistant with Dr. Jill Messing and has been working on collaborative research projects including permanent housing programs for survivors of IPV, IPV and the effects of criminal justice intervention on recidivism, the use of the Danger Assessment with immigrant and refugee women, Phoenix Police response to IPV calls, and intimate partner homicide. 

Research Interests

Intimate partner violence, victim advocacy, criminal justice response to intimate partner violence, social work collaboration with the criminal justice system, social work intervention for intimate partner violence, intimate partner homicide, and violence prevention. 

Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 519Research Methods/Social Work
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 303Micro Human Behav Social Envir
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 321Statistics for Social Workers
SWU 394Special Topics
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 321Statistics for Social Workers
SWU 394Special Topics
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 321Statistics for Social Workers
SWU 394Special Topics
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 321Statistics for Social Workers
SWU 394Special Topics
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 295Found of Social Wk Practice
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 515Bridge Seminar II