Amanda T. Woodward

Amanda  Woodward
  • Associate Director for Academic Affairs and Research
  • MSW Program Director and Professor


  • PhD, University of Michigan
  • AM, University of Chicago
  • BA, Knox College


  • Gerontology/aging
  • Technology and health
  • Mental health and substance use disorders
  • Mental health service use
  • Informal support
  • Racial/ethnic disparities in mental health service use
  • International social work practice and education

Curriculum Vitae

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Reeves, M.J., Fritz, M.C., Woodward, A.T., Hughes, A.K., Coursaris, C.K., Swierenga, S. J. Nasiri, M. Freddolino, P.P. (2019). The Michigan Stroke Transitions Trial (MISTT): A clinical trial to improve stroke transitions. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, 12(7). doi:10.1161/CIROUTCOMES.119.005493 (Impact Factor: 5.04)

Seon, J., Prock, K. A., Bishop, J. D., Hughes, A. K., Woodward, A. T., MacLean, M. (2019). Formal and informal social support and academic achievement among college students with unstable childhood experiences. Child Welfare, 97(1), 21-43. (Impact Factor: .38)

Sharda, E., Sutherby, C., Cavanaugh, D.L., Hughes, A., Woodward, A.T. (2019). Parenting stress, well-being, and social support among kinship caregivers. Children and Youth Services Review.

Bishop J. D., Prock, K., Seon, J., Woodward, A. T., Hughes, A. K., MacLean, M. (2018). Foster care alumni achievement in higher education: The role of trauma.  Journal of Child & Adolescent Trauma doi: 10.1007/s40653-018-0225-9 (Impact Factor: 1.59)

Woodward, A. T. & Taylor, R. J. (2018). Factors associated with the use of social workers for assistance with lifetime and twelve-month behavioral health disorders.  Social Work in Health Care, 57(4), 267-283. doi: 10.1080/00981389.2018.1437104 [Impact factor: .945]

Hughes, A. K., Woodward, A. T., Fritz, M. C., Reeves, M. J. (2018). Improving stroke transitions: Development and implementation of a social work case management intervention. Social Work in Health Care, 57(2), 95-108. doi: 10.1080/00981389.2017.1401027 [Impact factor: .945]