Sherri Simmons-Horton

Assistant Professor
Phone: (603) 862-3826
Office: UNH Social Work, Hewitt Hall, Durham, NH 03824
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Education

  • Ph.D., Prairie View A&M University
  • M.S., University of Houston
  • B.S., Texas State University
  • A.A., Austin Comm College (Mn)

Courses Taught

  • 525: Social Welfare Policy
  • 625: SW Policy in Global Context
  • 860: Research Methods in Soc Work
  • 965: Program & Practice Evaluation

Selected Publications

Simmons-Horton, S. Y. (2021). "A Bad Combination": Lived Experiences of Youth Involved in the Foster Care and Juvenile Justice Systems. CHILD AND ADOLESCENT SOCIAL WORK JOURNAL, 38(6), 583-597. doi:10.1007/s10560-020-00693-1

McIntosh, S., Simmons-Horton, S., & Barnes, F. (2021). Ethnic variations in levels of conventional bonding among different Black adolescents in the United States: Implications for behavioral resilience. Contemporary Issues in Juvenile Justice, 11(1). Retrieved from https://digitalcommons.pvamu.edu/

Simmons-Horton, S., & Gibson, C. (n.d.). Ethnic Identity of Black Muslims and Resilience from Criminal Risk Factors. Humanity & Society, 016059762110015. doi:10.1177/01605976211001554

Gibson, C., Davenport, S., Fowler, T., Harris, C. B., Prudhomme, M., Whiting, S., & Simmons-Horton, S. (2019). Understanding the 2017 “Me Too” Movement’s Timing. Humanity & Society, 43(2), 217-224. doi:10.1177/0160597619832047

Rembert, D. A., Henderson, H., Threadcraft-Walker, W., & Simmons-Horton, S. (2018). Predicting Staff Assault in Juvenile Correctional Facilities. Corrections, 3(3), 170-185. doi:10.1080/23774657.2017.1359126

Simmons-Horton, S. Y. (2017). Providing age-appropriate activities for youth in foster care: Policy implementation process in three states. Children and Youth Services Review, 82, 383-391. doi:10.1016/j.childyouth.2017.10.007

Simmons-Horton, S. (2017). Taking care of who? The need for effective supervision in preventing burnout among child welfare workers. Texas Probation Journal, 5(3), 6-9.

Simmons-Horton, S., Blake, D., & Kolivoski, K. (n.d.). Black Girl Magic: Stories of Resilience Among Black Dual-Status Females.

Todic, J., Simmons-Horton, S., Cruz, E., Manning-Thompson, A., Christensen, M. C., & Nevarez, L. (n.d.). Awakening the Antiracism Collective through Transformative Organizational Praxis: A Participatory Evaluative Case Study. Advances in Social Work.

Simmons-Horton, S., Rollins, T., Harris, R., & Blackmore, A. (n.d.). Aunties, Uncles, Me Maws, and Play Cousins: Exploring Trends in Formal Kinship Care in Texas for Black Families. Child Welfare.

Most Cited Publications