College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York
  Mayra Humphreys
Associate Professor, BSSW Program Director
Social Work

Mayra Humphreys
Associate Professor, BSSW Program Director

Office : Building 2A Room 201D
Phone : 718.982.2187
Fax : 718.982.2038

Degrees :
Ph.D. in Social Welfare Policy, The Graduate Center, City University of New York
MSW, CUNY Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College, New York

Biography / Academic Interests :
Alternatives to incarceration with adjudicated youth and critical multiculturalism in social work practice & education

Scholarship / Publications :
Araujo Dawson, B., Lopez-Humphreys, M. (Accepted/In Press). Understanding the Role of Sex in Perceptions of Discrimination among Dominican Immigrants, The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social and Community Studies.
Lopez-Humphreys, M., Araujo Dawson, B. (2014). From Education to Action: The Immediate and Long Term Impact of Intergroup Dialogue on Students’ Social Justice Activity. Journal of Baccalaureate Social Work, 19, 31-43.

Lopez-Humphreys, M. (2011). A pedagogical model for integrating cultural competence within a social justice framework. The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, 6, 199- 214.

Mizrahi, T., Lopez-Humphreys, M., & Torres, D. (2009). The social construction of client participation: The evolution and transformation of the role of service recipients in child welfare and mental disabilities. Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare, 36, 35-60.

Araújo, B., Williams, S., & Lopez-Humphreys, M. (2007). Examining the relationship between language barriers and life satisfaction among immigrant children: An evaluation of a pilot intervention. Journal of Immigrant and Refugee Services, 5, 61-76.

“Synergistic Opportunities: Faith-basedWork, Community Collaborations, and Influencing Policy.” In Social Work Matters: The Power of Linking Policy and Practice (pp.143-148). Edited by Hoffler, E. & Clark, E., Washington, D.C.: NASW Press, 2012.

Last Updated: 03.02.2017