Sonya J. Leathers
Sonya J. Leathers
Professor of Social Work, University of IL at Chicago
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Placement disruption and negative placement outcomes among adolescents in long-term foster care: The role of behavior problems
SJ Leathers
Child abuse & neglect 30 (3), 307-324, 2006
Parental Visiting, Conflicting Allegiances, and Emotional and Behavioral Problems Among Foster Children*
SJ Leathers
Family relations 52 (1), 53-63, 2003
Separation from siblings: Associations with placement adaptation and outcomes among adolescents in long-term foster care
SJ Leathers
Children and Youth Services Review 27 (7), 793-819, 2005
Parental visiting and family reunification: Could inclusive practice make a difference?
SJ Leathers
Child welfare 81 (4), 2002
Foster children's behavioral disturbance and detachment from caregivers and community institutions
SJ Leathers
Children and Youth Services Review 24 (4), 239-268, 2002
Teacher key opinion leaders and mental health consultation in low-income urban schools.
MS Atkins, SL Frazier, SJ Leathers, PA Graczyk, E Talbott, L Jakobsons, ...
Journal of consulting and clinical psychology 76 (5), 905, 2008
Unintended pregnancy and depressive symptoms among first‐time mothers and fathers
SJ Leathers, MA Kelley
American Journal of Orthopsychiatry 70 (4), 523-531, 2000
Foster youth emancipating from care: caseworkers' reports on needs and services.
SJ Leathers, MF Testa
Child Welfare 85 (3), 2006
Postpartum depressive symptomatology in new mothers and fathers: parenting, work, and support
SJ Leathers, MA Kelley, JA Richman
The Journal of nervous and mental disease 185 (3), 129-139, 1997
Family characteristics associated with duration of breastfeeding during early infancy among primiparas
ML Sullivan, SJ Leathers, MA Kelley
Journal of Human Lactation 20 (2), 196-205, 2004
A review of how states are addressing placement stability
JM Blakey, SJ Leathers, M Lawler, T Washington, C Natschke, T Strand, ...
Children and Youth Services Review 34 (2), 369-378, 2012
Use of a parent management training intervention with urban foster parents: A pilot study
SJ Leathers, JE Spielfogel, LS McMeel, MS Atkins
Children and Youth Services Review 33 (7), 1270-1279, 2011
Parent management training, relationships with agency staff, and child mental health: Urban foster parents' perspectives
JE Spielfogel, SJ Leathers, E Christian, LS McMeel
Children and Youth Services Review 33 (11), 2366-2374, 2011
Placement stability study
MA Hartnett, L Falconnier, S Leathers, M Testa
Urbana, IL: Children and Family Research Center, 1999
Behavior problems, foster home integration, and evidence-based behavioral interventions: What predicts adoption of foster children?
SJ Leathers, JE Spielfogel, JP Gleeson, N Rolock
Children and Youth Services Review 34 (5), 891-899, 2012
Predicting family reunification, adoption, and subsidized guardianship among adolescents in foster care.
SJ Leathers, L Falconnier, JE Spielfogel
American journal of orthopsychiatry 80 (3), 422, 2010
Context-specific mental health services for children in foster care
SJ Leathers, MS Atkins, JE Spielfogel, LS McMeel, JM Wesley, R Davis
Children and Youth Services Review 31 (12), 1289-1297, 2009
Increasing access to evidence-based practices and knowledge and attitudes: A pilot study
SJ Leathers, TC Strand
Research on Social Work Practice 23 (6), 669-679, 2013
Children of probationers in the child welfare system and their families
SD Phillips, SJ Leathers, A Erkanli
Journal of child and family studies 18 (2), 183, 2009
The effect of a change agent on use of evidence-based mental health practices
SJ Leathers, JE Spielfogel, J Blakey, E Christian, MS Atkins
Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services …, 2016
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