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Message ID: 9146
Date: 2012-03-31

Author:Timothy Zuel

Subject:Re: case review instruments

Sacha, I suggest you contact Dr Susan Wells. Susan has researched this very thing in Minnesota and has done a multi-year study of ethnic disproportionality in the CW system Susan.Wells@ubc.ca Susan J. Wells Professor, Joint Appointment in Psychology and Social Work and Director, Centre for the Study of Services to Children and Families University of British Columbia Arts and Sciences II (ASC), Room 453 3187 University Way Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada Best, Tim On Mar 30, 2012, at 2:17 PM, Sacha Mareka Klein wrote: The State of MI is currently implementing an initiative to measure racial and ethnic disproportionality in its child welfare system and is interested in doing some detailed case record review to better understanding what might be driving identified disproportionality. We'd appreciate any leads you may have regarding existing case record review data collection tools with an emphasis on racial/ethnic disproportionality drivers. Thank you! Sacha Sacha Klein, M.S.W., Ph.D. Assistant Professor School of Social Work Michigan State University 246 Baker Hall East Lansing, MI 48824 kleinsa@msu.edu (517) 432-3736 [office] (734) 985-0548 [cell] MSU School of Social Work Mission: We are dedicated to educating students for competent, responsive, and ethical social work practice. Our teaching, research, and outreach seek to promote positive change and social justice for diverse communities, organizations, groups, families, and individuals. *Please consider the environment before printing this email. On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 9:57 AM, O'Connor, Julia > wrote: Dear Child Maltreatment Researchers, I am interested in what other states are using for case review instruments. Specifically, if Child Welfare Agencies have standardized case review instruments which are used for 1) supervision and/or 2) measurement purposes. Also, any information on reliability or validity testing for these instruments would be appreciated. Thanks, Julia O’Connor, MSW, MPH Research Specialist Ruth H. Young Center for Families and Children University of Maryland School of Social Work 525 W. Redwood Street Baltimore, MD 21201 410-706-7133 Timothy Zuel, PhD University of Minnesota

Sacha, I suggest you contact Dr Susan Wells. Susan has researched this very thing in Minnesota and has done a multi-year study of ethnic disproportionality in the CW system Susan.Wellsubc.ca Susan J. Wells Professor, Joint Appointment in Psychology and Social Work and Director, Centre for the Study of Services to Children and Families University of British Columbia Arts and Sciences II (ASC), Room 453 3187 University Way Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada Best, Tim On Mar 30, 2012, at 2:17 PM, Sacha Mareka Klein wrote: The State of MI is currently implementing an initiative to measure racial and ethnic disproportionality in its child welfare system and is interested in doing some detailed case record review to better understanding what might be driving identified disproportionality. We'd appreciate any leads you may have regarding existing case record review data collection tools with an emphasis on racial/ethnic disproportionality drivers. Thank you! Sacha Sacha Klein, M.S.W., Ph.D. Assistant Professor School of Social Work Michigan State University 246 Baker Hall East Lansing, MI 48824 kleinsamsu.edu (517) 432-3736 [office] (734) 985-0548 [cell] MSU School of Social Work Mission: We are dedicated to educating students for competent, responsive, and ethical social work practice. Our teaching, research, and outreach seek to promote positive change and social justice for diverse communities, organizations, groups, families, and individuals. *Please consider the environment before printing this email. On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 9:57 AM, O'Connor, Julia > wrote: Dear Child Maltreatment Researchers, I am interested in what other states are using for case review instruments. Specifically, if Child Welfare Agencies have standardized case review instruments which are used for 1) supervision and/or 2) measurement purposes. Also, any information on reliability or validity testing for these instruments would be appreciated. Thanks, Julia O’Connor, MSW, MPH Research Specialist Ruth H. Young Center for Families and Children University of Maryland School of Social Work 525 W. Redwood Street Baltimore, MD 21201 410-706-7133 Timothy Zuel, PhD University of Minnesota