School of Social Work
May 3, 2016
Children who are spanked may become aggressive — not compassionate or caring, which is often the case when mothers use affection or guidance to correct a misbehavior, a new study found.
April 21, 2016
Lynn Videka, dean and professor in the Silver School of Social Work at New York University, will serve as the next dean of the U-M School of Social Work.
July 15, 2015
Provost Martha Pollack has appointed an advisory committee to search for a new dean of the School of Social Work. The search process already has begun.
July 13, 2015
U-M’s Youth Dialogues on Race and Ethnicity in Metropolitan Detroit engages students and teachers who seek to effect social change.
June 10, 2014
Unrealistic expectations placed on mothers to be a “perfect parent” can negatively affect a woman’s mental health, according to a new U-M study.
December 13, 2013
A mother’s affection after she spanks her child does little to diminish the negative impact of the act, a new University of Michigan study finds.