Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles   

 Father involvement in the first year after prison: Considerations for social work intervention research

Charles, P., Frankham, E., Garthe, R., Visher, C., Kay, A. (2021). Father involvement in the first year after prison: Considerations for social work intervention research. Special issue featuring Interventions with Fathers: Effective Social Work Practice for Enhancing Individual, Family, and Civic Well-being in Research on Social Work Practice. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1177/10497315211022806

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Lessons from the field: Developing and implementing an intervention for jailed parents and their children

 Charles, P., Kerr, M., Wirth, J. , Jensen, S.† , Massoglia, M., & Poehlmann-Tynan (2021). Lessons from the field: Developing and implementing an intervention for jailed parents and their children. Family Relations, 70(1), 171-178.

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 Were California’s decarceration efforts smart? A quasi-experimental examination of race, ethnicity, and gender disparities

Gottlieb, A., Charles, P., Branden, A., Kjellstrand, J., & Bonsu, J. (2020). Were California’s decarceration efforts smart? A quasi-experimental examination of race, ethnicity, and gender disparities. Special issue on Research to Advance “Smart Decarceration” Policies, Programs, and Interventions in Criminal Justice and Behavior, 48(1), 116-134. https://journals.sagepub.com/eprint/VDJFS35QZ5TZ9J2CPWW4/full

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A qualitative exploration of reentry service needs: The case of fathers returning from prison

Muentner, L., & Charles, P. (2020). A qualitative exploration of reentry service needs: The case of fathers returning from prison. Child and Family Social Work, 25(S1), 63-72. Special Issue: Parenting Across Diverse Contexts: Illuminating the Voices of Mothers, Fathers, and Children. https://doi.org/10.1111/cfs.12714 21. Charles, P., Muenter, L., & Kjellstrand, J. (2019). Parenting and incarceration: Perspectives on father-child involvement during reentry from prison. Social Service Review, 93(2), 218-261.

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Parenting and Incarceration: Perspectives on Father-Child Involvement During Reentry from Prison

Charles, P., Muenter, L., & Kjellstrand, J. (2019). Parenting and incarceration: Perspectives on father-child involvement during reentry from prison. Social Service Review, 93(2), 218-261.

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Book Chapters

 Promote smart decarceration 

Charles, P., Epperson, M., Copeland, P., & Pettus-Davis, C. (in press). Promote smart decarceration. In Barth, R.P., Shanks, T.R., Messing, J. & Herbert Williams, J. (Eds.). Grand challenges for social work and society. (2nd Edition). London, Oxford.

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Development and implementation of an attachment-based intervention to enhance visits between children and their incarcerated parents

 Kerr, M., Charles, P., Massoglia, M., Jensen, S. , Wirth, J. , Fanning, K. , Holden, K., & Poehlmann-Tynan (in press). Development and implementation of an attachment-based intervention to enhance visits between children and their incarcerated parents. In N. Rodriguez & J. Krysik (Ed.). Children of incarcerated parents: Impact, support and collaboration (1st ed.). Springer. 

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 Incarcerated parents and their children: Perspectives from the Smart Decarceration Social Work Grand Challenge

Charles, P., Blank Wilson, A., McLeod, B., Gottlieb, A., Villodas, M.† (in press). Incarcerated parents and their children: Perspectives from the Smart Decarceration Social Work Grand Challenge. In N. Rodriguez & J. Krysik (Ed.). Children of incarcerated parents: Impact, support and collaboration (1st ed.). Springer.


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