Mallon, Gerald | MSW | DSW

Associate Dean of Scholarship and Research & Julia Lathrop Professor of Child Welfare
Phone: (212) 396-7562
Office: 702
Email: gmallon@hunter.cuny.edu
Areas of Expertise:
Child Welfare
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans Children, Youth, & Family Issues
Animal Assisted Therapy

Education:
D.S.W., Graduate Center City University of New York
M.S.W., Fordham University

Courses:
Social Work Practice with LGBT People
Child Welfare Practice and Policy
Practice Issues in Child Welfare

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Scholarship

Books

Mallon, G.P. (In Press).  Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth issues: A youth worker’s perspective (3rd ed.).  Washington, DC: Child Welfare League of America.

Mallon, G.P. (Ed.).  (2017).  Social work practice with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people (3rded.). New York: Routledge.

Mallon, G. P. (2015).  Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans foster and adoptive parents: Recruiting, assessing, and supporting untapped family resources for children and youth (2nd ed.). Washington, DC: Child Welfare League of America.

Mallon, G.P., & Hess, P. (Eds.). (2014).  Child welfare for the twenty-first century: A Handbook of practices, policies, and programs (2nd ed.).  New York: Columbia University Press.

Mallon, G.P. (Ed.).  (2009).  Social work practice with transgender and gender variant youth (2nd ed.).  New York: Routledge.

 

Chapters

Mallon, G.P. (2017).  Knowledge for practice with LGBT people.  In G.P. Mallon (Ed.)  Social work practice with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people 3rd ed, (pp. 1-24).  New York: Routledge.

Mallon, G.P. (2017).  Social work practice with LGBT people within families.  In G.P. Mallon (Ed.).  Social work practice with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people 3rd ed, (pp. 239-266).  New York: Routledge.

Mallon, G.P. (2017).  Social work practice with LGBT parents and their children.  In G.P. Mallon (Ed.). Social work practice with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people 3rd ed, (pp. 267-310).  New York: Routledge.

Mallon, G.P. & McRoy, R. (2016).  Race and culture in child welfare.  In A. Carten, M. Pinder-Greene, & A. Siskind, (Eds). Transforming Health and Human Service Systems: An Anti-Racist Strategy, (pp. 246-261). New York: Oxford University Press

 

Articles

Mallon, G.P. (2018). Thriving rather than tweeting. Child Welfare (97)3, 2-4.

Mallon, G.P. (2018). Gay and no place to go redux. Child Welfare (97)1/2, 4-6.

Mallon, G.P. (2017). In the caring embrace of parental love. Child Welfare (96)3, 4-5.

Mallon, G.P. (2017). How do we get back to why we started working in child welfare in the first place?  Working toward a competent and compassion child welfare workforce. Child Welfare (96)2, 4-5.

Mallon, G.P. (2017). There are lots of good apples in the trees: Kinship foster care. Child Welfare (96)1, 4-5.

Mallon, G.P. (2017). It’s still all about families. Child Welfare (95)1, 4-5.

Mallon, G.P. (2016). From data mining to social support for parents. Child Welfare (94)2, 4-5.


Research

Focus on LGBTQ children, youth, and families
Child Welfare
Animal Assisted Therapy


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