Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Caregiver social support for children involved with child welfare: Correlates and racial/ethnic variations.
Shin, S. H., & Lee, S. (2011). Journal of Public Child Welfare, 5(4), 1-20. https://doi.org/10.1080/15548732.2011.599752

Improving social work practice with foster adolescents: Examining readiness for independence.
Shin, S. H., (2009). Journal of Public Child Welfare, 3(4), 354-371. https://doi.org/10.1080/15548730903347820

State response to substance abusing TANF recipients: The challenge of welfare policy.
Shin, S. H., & Choi, S. (2007). Journal of Policy Practice, 6(1), 65-83. https://doi.org/10.1300/J508v06n01_05

Need for and actual use of mental health services by older foster youth.
Shin, S. H. (2005). Children and Youth Services Review, 27(10), 1071-1083. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2004.12.027

Developmental outcomes of vulnerable youth in the child welfare system.
Shin, S. H. (2004). Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 9(1/2), 39-56. https://doi.org/10.1300/J137v09n01_04
(Simultaneously published in C. Dulmus and K. Sowers (Eds., 2004) For Better or for Worse: How Institutions are Shaping the Future of Our Children. New York: The Haworth Press.)

Building evidence to promote educational competence of foster youth.
Shin, S. H. (2003). Child Welfare, 82(5), 615-632.

Transfer of training: An evaluation study.
Wehrmann, K., Shin, S. H., & Poertner, J. (2002). Journal of Health and Social Policy, 15(3), 23-38. https://doi.org/10.1300/J045v15n03_03
(Simultaneously published in K. Briar-Lawson & J. Zlotnik (Eds., 2003), Evaluation Research in Child Welfare (pp. 23-37). Binghampton, NY: The Haworth Press.)

Book Chapters and Non-Refereed Reports

Addressing the educational needs of children in child welfare services.
Webb, M. B., Frome, P., Harden, B. J., Baxter, R., Dowd, K., & Shin, S. H. (2007). In R. Haskins, F. Wulczyn, and M. B. Webb (Eds.), Child protection: Using research to improve policy and practice. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press.

Developmental outcomes of older children in out-of-home care.
Shin, S. H., & Poertner, J. (2002). Children and Family Research Center, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL.

Well-being of older youth in out-of-home care who are headed to independence.
Shin, S. H., & Poertner, J. (2001). Children and Family Research Center, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL.

Transfer of Clinical Practice Training.
Shin, S. H., Wehrmann, K., & Poertner, J. (2000).
School of Social Work, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL.

An evaluation of clinical practice training for child welfare workers.
Wehrman, K., Shin, S. H., & Poertner, J. (1999). Children and Family Research Center, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL.