‘Allowing Spirituality in the Room.' Newsroom article about Richelle Amundson's, '14 MSW, clinical research project focused on the role of spirituality in post-traumatic growth after sexual assault.
As Richelle Amundson ’14 M.S.W. began to explore topics for her clinical research project, a requirement of her final year in the Master of Social Work program, she recalled her volunteer experience at the Center for Victims of Torture, which included working with many women who had experienced rape. This problem prompted Amundson to ask: Can spirituality help people build those relationships needed to heal?
Prof. Pa Der Vang publishes,"Teenage marriage among Hmong American women" in the Journal of Human Behavior and the Social Environment
Vang, P.D., & Her, P. (2014). Teenage marriage among Hmong American women. Journal of Human Behavior and the Social Environment, 24, 138-155.s
Prof. Pa Der Vang publishes "Hmong and Acculturation" chapter in Acculturation: Psychology, Processes and Global Perspectives.
Vang, P.D. (2014). Hmong and Acculturation (pp. 115-136). In Jack Merton (Ed.) Acculturation: Psychology, Processes and Global Perspectives. NY: Nova Publishers.