Expertise & Interests

  • Juvenile Justice
  • Implementation of Evidence-Based Practices
  • Racial Disparities in the Juvenile Justice System
  • Program Evaluation
  • Using Data to Inform Policy
  • Workforce Development

BA, Boston College
MA, PhD, University of Maryland

Recent Publications

Greeno, E. J., Fedina, L., Lee, B. R., Farrell, J., & Harburger, D. (in press). Psychological well-being, risk, and resilience of youth in out-of-home care and former foster youth. Journal of Child and Adolescent Trauma. 

Bright, C. L., Farrell, J., Winters, A. M., Betsinger, S., & Lee, B. R. (2018). Family Centered Treatment, juvenile justice, and the grand challenge of smart decarceration. Research on Social Work Practice, 28(5), 638-645. 

Shipe, S. L., Shaw, T. V., Betsinger, S., & Farrell, J. L. (2017). Expanding the conceptualization of re-entry: The inter-play between child welfare and juvenile services. Children and Youth Services Review, 79, 256-262.