Lalayants, Marina | MPA | PhD

Phone: (212) 396-7550
Office: 451
Areas of Expertise:
Parent Advocacy/Peer Support in Child Welfare
Parent Engagement in Child Welfare
Multidisciplinary Practices in Child Protection
Child Welfare and Child Protection in Developing Countries

Ph.D., Graduate Center, City University of New York
M.P.A., University of Nebraska at Omaha
M.A., Yerevan State University

Child Welfare Platform Course
Research Methods I & II
International Social Welfare Policies & Services
Social Work Administration
Professional Seminar

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Lalayants, M. (forthcoming). Parent engagement in child safety conferences: The role of parent representatives. Child Welfare.

Lalayants, M. (2013). Differential program evaluation model in child protection. Child Welfare, 91(4), 9-40.

Lalayants, M., Epstein, I., & Adamy, D. (2011). Multidisciplinary consultation in child protection: A clinical data-mining evaluation. International Journal of Social Welfare, 20(2), 156-166.

Tripodi, T., & Lalayants, M. (2008). Factors Associated With Reverse-Migration Separation Among a Cohort of Low-Income Chinese Immigrant Families in New York City. NY: Oxford University Press.

Lalayants, M. (2008). Bridging disciplines in child protection: Guidelines for successful collaboration. International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, 2(5), 147-155.