Patrick Shannon

Phone: (603) 862-5016
Office: Social Work, Pettee Hall Rm 220A, Durham, NH 03824
Patrick Shannon, Associate Professor, Social Work


  • Ph.D., Social Work, University of Virginia
  • M.S.W., Social Work, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • B.A., Human Services, State University of New York at Buffalo

Courses Taught

  • SW 525: Social Welfare Policy
  • SW 820: Social Welfare Policy I
  • SW 860: Research Methods in Soc Work
  • SW 926: Social Welfare Policy II
  • SW 965: Program & Practice Evaluation
  • SW 992: Special Projects & Ind Study

Selected Publications

Shannon, P., & Tappan, C. (2011). Identification and Assessment of Children with Developmental Disabilities in Child Welfare. Social Work, 56(4), 297-305. doi:10.1093/sw/56.4.297

Shannon, P., & Tappan, C. (2011). A qualitative analysis of child protective services practice with children with developmental disabilities. Children and Youth Services Review, 33(9), 1469-1475. doi:10.1016/j.childyouth.2010.11.014

Shannon, P., & Broussard, C. A. (2011). Assessing the Health Perspectives of Unique Populations of Adolescents: A Focus Group Study. Social Work in Health Care, 50(3), 183-198. doi:10.1080/00981389.2010.545318

Shannon, P., & Agorastou, M. (2006). Identifying Children with Developmental Disabilities Receiving Child Protection Services: A National Survey of Child Welfare Administrators. Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services, 87(3), 351-357. doi:10.1606/1044-3894.3539

Shannon, P., & Agorastou, M. (2004). Identifying children with disabilities in child welfare systems: A follow up study. JOURNAL OF INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY RESEARCH, 48, 458. Retrieved from

Shannon, P. (2004). Barriers to Family-Centered Services for Infants and Toddlers with Developmental Delays. Social Work, 49(2), 301-308. doi:10.1093/sw/49.2.301

Shannon, P., Grinde, L. R., & Cox, A. W. (2003). Families ' Perceptions of the Ability to Pay for Early Intervention Services. Journal of Early Intervention, 25(3), 164-172. doi:10.1177/105381510302500302

Kincaid, D., Knoster, T., Harrower, J. K., Shannon, P., & Bustamante, S. (2002). Measuring the Impact of Positive Behavior Support. Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 4(2), 109-117. doi:10.1177/109830070200400206

Most Cited Publications