Justin Harty

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Course

  • 32700 Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Job experience

  • Foster Care Caseworker, Lawrence Hall Youth Services

Fields of Special Interest

  • Child welfare
  • Father engagement and involvement
  • Fathers with children in the child welfare system
  • Young fathers under the care of the child welfare system

Publications or presentations

  • Courtney, M. E., Okpych, N. J., Charles, P., Mikell, D., Stevenson, B., Park, K., Kindle, B., Harty, J., & Feng. H. (2016). Findings from the California Youth Transitions to Adulthood Study (CalYOUTH): Conditions of Youth at Age 19. Chicago, IL: Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago.
  • Courtney, M. E., Okpych, N. J., Mikell, D., Stevenson, B., Park, K., Harty, J., Feng, H., & Kindle, B. (2016). CalYOUTH Survey of Young Adults’ Child Welfare Workers. Chicago, IL: Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago.
  • Courtney, M.E. Harty, J., Kindle, B., Dennis, K., Okpych, N.J., & Torres García, A. (2017). Findings from the California Youth Transitions to Adulthood Study (CalYOUTH): Conditions of Youth at Age 19: Los Angeles County Report. Chicago, IL: Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago.
  • Voisin, D., Harty, J., Kim, D., Elsaesser, C., & Takahashi, L. (2017). Assessing the Relationship Between Parental Influences and Wellbeing Among Low Income African American Adolescents in Chicago. Child & Youth Care Forum, 46(2), 223-242.
  • Guterman, N.B., Bellamy, J.L., Banman, A., Morales-Mirque, S., Harty, J. (November 2017). “Findings from a Randomized Study of an Intervention to Increase Father Involvement in Home Visitation.” Paper presentation. Chicago, IL: Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management 39th Annual Conference.
  • Harty, J., Feng, H., & Courtney, M.E. (January 2017). “Romantic Relationships and Parenting of Older Foster Youth: Findings from the California Youth Transitions to Adulthood Study (CalYOUTH) Outcomes at Age 19.” Paper presentation. New Orleans, LA: Society for Social Work and Research 21st Annual Conference.
  • Banman, A., Harty, J., Guterman, N.B., Bellamy, J.L., Morales-Mirque, S. (January 2018). “The Effects of the Dads Matter Intervention on Father Engagement and Involvement: Preliminary Findings.” Paper presentation. Washington, DC: Society for Social Work and Research 22nd Annual Conference.
  • Harty, J., Park, E., Okpych, N. J., & Courtney, M.E. (January 2018). “Influence of Extended Foster Care on Early Outcomes: The California Youth Transitions to Adulthood Study (CalYOUTH): Implications for Policy and Practice.” Paper presentation. Washington, DC: Society for Social Work and Research 22nd Annual Conference.
  • Harty, J., Okpych, N. J., Courtney, M.E., & Park, E. (January 2018). “Extended Foster Care. Paper presentation. Washington, DC: Research and Evaluation Conference on Self-Sufficiency.
  • Kim, D. H., Harty, J., Takahashi, L., & Voisin, D. R. (2018). The Protective Effects of Religious Beliefs on Behavioral Health Factors Among Low Income African American Adolescents in Chicago. Journal Of Child And Family Studies, 27(2), 355-364.