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Dr. Nathan Stephens

Assistant Professor
School of Social Work
Office
Rachel Cooper - RC RC324
  • About
  • Education
  • Awards & Honors
  • Research

Current Courses

337.001Generalist Practice III:Groups

337.002Generalist Practice III:Groups

444.001Promoting Social Justice with Diverse Populations

310.001Understanding Diverse Populations

310.002Understanding Diverse Populations

108.002University Success Skills

PhD Education Leadership and Policy Analysis

University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, MO

MSW Social Work

University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, MO

Other Social Work

Columbia College
Columbia, MO

Outstanding College Service Award in the Social Sciences Division

College of Arts and Sciences
2022

Journal Article

Lorio, C.M., Carta, J.J., & Stephens, N. (2022, December). Exploring Language Development Support for Foster Children: A scoping review of interventions for foster care. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 1-19. http://doi.10.1044/2022_asjlp-22-00082

Presentations

The Role of Cultural Humility and Spirituality: Advancing Human Rights and Social Development Globally. Annual Professional Meeting. Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). (2022)
Stephens, N. (2022, June). Towards liberty, equality, and justice for all. [Conference Session]. British Association of Social Workers Annual Conference, Birmingham, England.
Stephens, N. A. (2022, March). Concrete Roses: How Racialized Policies Impact the Life Trajectory of Black Men. Centre for Criminal Justice Research and Partnership. Preston, England.
Stephens, N.A. (2022, December). From Home to Here: Examining Black Men's Transition to College. African American Studies Fall Lecture, Normal, IL.
Black Lives in America: Moving Away From Police Violence, Mass Incarceration, and Capitalism. Racial Education, Activism, and Discussion (READ). University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library. (2020)
Police Violence, Mass Incarceration, and the Criminal Justice System. Racial Education, Activism and Discussion (READ). University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library. (2020)
Test of A Black Man (Black Men and Mental Health). Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Chapter Retreat. Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. / Zeta Xi Lambda Chapter. (2020)

Grants & Contracts

Healing Illinois. State of Illinois. Local. (2021)
Illinois COVID-19 Response Funding. State of Illinois. Local. (2020)