Masters ThesisSpreading awareness about the commercial sexual exploitation of minors in Humboldt County to prevent victimization and inform the community as to influence policies to protect those who go unseenThomas, ShaquintaI chose to distribute a needs assessment to administrators at local community organizations because I believed they would be the ones who knew if there was or was not a problem of commercial sexual exploitation in the community. From speaking with a m . . .
ThesisKuntz, KrisThe goal of this research was to understand the social interactional processes that lead some youth to succeed in homeless youth programs while others struggle. The homeless youth program where I spent my time in was a school in Downtown San Diego tha . . .
ProjectAn exploratory look at the experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender homeless youth in accessing social servicesVernon, Shahera R.Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender homeless youth experience or perceive barriers to accessing social services at rates higher than those of their heterosexual counterparts. This occurs for a variety of reasons including societal homophobia (Floyd . . .
ProjectGonzales, Martha HelenThis research explored the effects of social support networks on the well-being of transition-age homeless youth. The data is drawn from a qualitative study that explored the attitudes and experience of transition-age homeless youth in the greater Sac . . .