Miller Studies Prostate Cancer Awareness and Screening Options Among Minority Men

April 13, 2017 / No Comments

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in men in the United States.  It is estimated that 26,120 deaths from this disease will occur this year.  Although the number of deaths from prostate cancer continues to decline among all men, the death rate remains more than twice as hi...

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Prince Receives NIMHD/LRP Funding for Research of Youth Aging Out of Foster Care

April 13, 2017 / No Comments

Assistant Professor Dana Prince obtained funding from the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities Loan Repayment Program (NIMHD/LRP) to support her research program “Pathways to Well Being for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care.” Current research demonstrates that youth who exit ...

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On Oppression, Racism, and Chief Wahoo

April 11, 2017 / No Comments

A statement from Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore: Today is Opening Day for professional baseball in Cleveland, and it’s an appropriate time to remind our Mandel School community of the racism and oppression represented by the Cleveland baseball team’s mascot. As a fan of Cleveland sports,...

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Student Spotlight: Olivia Kaufman

April 10, 2017 / No Comments

Program: MSSA, 1st Year Full Time Online, Children, Youth and Families Hometown: Kansas City, MO Why social work? It took me a while to figure out what I wanted to do with my life and when I had the opportunity to volunteer in a social services agency, I fell in love.  Helping people is truly [&h...

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Retirement Celebration in Honor of Terry Hokenstad on May 9

April 4, 2017 / No Comments

You are cordially invited to join Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore at a Retirement Celebration on Tuesday, May 9th, to honor M.C. “Terry” Hokenstad, PhD, upon the occasion of his retirement from teaching, to celebrate his illustrious 43-year academic career at the Mandel School...

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Apply Now for Ecuador and India; Upcoming Info Sessions

March 31, 2017 / No Comments

Interested in experiential and interdisciplinary learning in Ecuador or India? Want to take your passion for social change international? Seeking to become a big picture thinker? The Mandel School is now accepting applications for its popular short-term study abroad courses during Winter Break: +...

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2017 Capstone Presentations on April 28

March 30, 2017 / No Comments

The 2017 Mandel Leadership Fellows and Child Welfare Fellows Programs invite all students, faculty and staff to their Capstone Presentations on Friday, April 28, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Mandel School Noble Commons.  Includes refreshments. No RSVP necessary. 2 PD Hours available.  The ...

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Student Spotlight: Kelly Schmidt

March 27, 2017 / No Comments

Name: Kelly Schmidt Program: MSSA, 1st Year Full Time, Community Practice Hometown: Fremont, Wisconsin Why social work? I started undergraduate studies in psychology, but felt like something was missing. I wanted to work in a helping profession, but with more of a focus on community. I discovered...

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Preparing for Graduation: Loan Repayment and Consolidation

March 24, 2017 / No Comments

On April 18, at 1:00pm in room 108 of the Mandel Center, Matt Colver, the Mandel School’s Assistant Director of Financial Aid will be discussing important information about managing your student loans after you graduate.

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Mandel School Offers $10,000 Guaranteed Annual Scholarship for Fall 2017

March 23, 2017 / No Comments

For the first time in its 100-year history, the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University is offering a minimum $10,000 Guaranteed Annual Scholarship to admitted students. “We want to make it possible for people to make the choice to...

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All-Ohio Institute on Community Psychiatry 2017

March 22, 2017 / No Comments

The Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents workshops on the ACT model, ACT fidelity, SBIRT, and MAT at “13th All-Ohio Institute on Community Psychiatry: Behavioral Health Re-Design: Focus on Recovery for Ohio’s Consumers.” / We look forward to seeing you on March 24-25, 20...

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Fundamentals of Ohio’s Behavioral Health Redesign Training

March 21, 2017 / No Comments

The Center for Evidence-Based Practices encourages providers of behavioral healthcare services in Ohio to attend an important training that will occur on 5 dates in 5 cities throughout the state. / “Fundamentals of Ohio’s Behavioral Health Redesign Training” provides a comprehen...

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Tobacco Recovery for People with Severe Mental Illness, Addiction

March 17, 2017 / No Comments

The Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents “Evidence-Based Interventions for Tobacco Use Disorders” on 3 dates in 3 cities in Ohio! / $0, Free for Ohio providers; $115 for non-Ohio / 3.0 CEUs / This training will examine the impact of tobacco use disorders on individuals with me...

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Build and Sustain Intensive-Treatment Teams with Leadership and Supervision Essentials

March 14, 2017 / No Comments

Deana Leber-George, MEd, LPCC-S, of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents a two-day event for team leaders and supervisors committed to recruiting, retaining, and developing highly motivated professionals who are dedicated to providing the best possible care to people with severe menta...

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