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Recent Publications

Titlesort descending Author Year Publication type
Data Mining in Children and Family Services: The Contra Costa Experience Winship, K. ; Austin, M.J. 2012 Journal Article
Delivering Welfare-to-Work Services in County Social Service Organizations: An Exploratory Study of Staff Perspectives Austin, M.J. ; Johnson, M.A. ; Chow, J.C. ; DeMarco, A. ; Ketch, V. 2009 Journal Article
Developing a public information and community relations strategy in a county social service agency. Goldberg, S. ; Cullen, J. ; Austin, M.J. 2008 Journal Article
Dompet Dhuafa: A Pioneering Faith-based Human Service NGO in Indonesia (1993-2009) Sirojudin, S. 2010 Report
Early detection of prenatal substance exposure and the role of child welfare Anthony, E.K. ; Austin, M.J. ; Cormier, D.R. 2010 Journal Article
Educational Services for Children in Foster Care: Challenges and Opportunities. Stone, S. ; D'andrade, A. ; Austin, M.J. 2008 Journal Article
Emancipating from Foster Care in the Bay Area: What Types of Programs and Services Are Available for Youth Aging Out of the Foster Care System? Lenz-Rashid, Sonja 2006 Report
Employer Perspectives on the Role of Soft Skills in Subsidized Employment Relationships Carnochan, S.; Taylor, S. ; Pascual, G. ; Austin, M.J. 2014 Journal Article
Establishing a Career Development Program As Part of a Recruitment and Retention Strategy in a Learning Organization: Case Studies of San Mateo and Contra Costa Counties Grossi, Sarah; Austin, M.J. 2002 Report
Evidence-Based Accreditation Standards to Promote Continuous Quality Improvement: The Experiences of the San Mateo County Human Services AgencyFollowing a difficult period of service provision, an agency determined that drastic changes were needed to impr Winship, K. ; Lee, S.T. 2012 Journal Article
Evidence-Based Practice in the Social Services Johnson, M.A. ; Austin, M.J. 2008 Journal Article
Executive entry: Multiple perspectives on the process of muddling through. Austin, M.J. 2008 Journal Article
Executive exit: Multiple perspectives on managing the leadership transition. Austin, M.J. ; Gilmore, T.N. 2008 Journal Article
Exploratory Research in Public Social Service Agencies: An Assessment of Dissemination and Utilization Dal Santo, T. ; Goldberg, S. ; Choice, P. ; Austin, M.J. 2015 Journal Article
Exploring the Transfer of Learning from an Executive Development Program for Human Services Managers Austin, M.J. ; Weisner, S. ; Schrandt, E. ; Glezos-Bell, S. ; Murtaza, N. 2008 Journal Article
Exploring trauma-informed practice in public child welfare through qualitative data-mining of case records Taylor, S.; Battis, C.; Carnochan, S.; Henry, C.; Balk, M.; Austin, Michael J. 2018 Journal Article
Facilitating evidence use by frontline staff Chuang, E.; Collins-Camargo, Crystal; Bonilla, Amy; Lauzus, Nicole; Bowen McBeath, PhD 2021 Report
Factors Associated with Family Reunification Outcomes Berrick, J.D. ; Brodowski, M. ; Frame, L. ; Goldberg, S. 1997 Report
Factors Associated with Managerial Innovation in Public Human Service Organizations Jolles M.P.; McBeath, B.; Carnochan, S.; Austin, M.J. 2016 Journal Article
Factors Influencing Foster Parents’ Decisions to Continue or Cease Foster Parenting Choice, P. ; Deichert, K. ; Montgomery, H. ; Austin, M.J. 2000 Report