Dr Jodi K Hall

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Assistant Professor and Field Director

Biography

Dr. Jodi Hall is an Assistant Professor and Director of Field Education for North Carolina State University. She earned Doctorate of Education from NC State, Master’s Degrees in Social Work from UNC-Chapel Hill and Undergraduate Degree in Social Work from NC State. Dr. Hall teaches in the BSW program and has taught in the MSW program.

Dr. Hall is Principle Investigator for a HRSA Behavioral Health Workforce Development grant. This grant has prepared over 80 students for clinical practice in behavioral health. Dr. Hall was Co-PI on SAMSHA Suicide Prevention grant. She is a Faculty Partner with the Center for Community and Family Engagement at NC State. She is also part of a group of international scholars that published a Restorative Justice book on foster care. She worked with this group of scholars, including Dr. Joan Pennell, in Haifa Israel in fall of 2013. Dr. Hall was also part of a group of social work faculty scholars that trip to Havana, Cuba in 2014 for research and engagement.

Her research interests include intergenerational health disparities, older adults, end-of-life care, critical race theory, marginalized and vulnerable populations. She has published work related to health disparities, older adults, health literacy, foster care, and disadvantaged groups using critical race theory framework. Her published dissertation was a qualitative study of African American students in doctoral programs at for-profit colleges. Other published can be found at www.ncsu.edu/library and academia.edu.

Dr. Hall’s direct practice experiences include child welfare investigations, public health and social work administration. Dr. Hall was also staff development program manager for a large county human services agency. Additionally, she coordinated a large school-age partnership program between county and state government and the public school system, where she also served as liaison between the program and Governor Jim Hunt's office. Before joining NC State University, Dr. Hall was Human Services Department Head at Wake Technical Community College. The student population in that department tripled under her leadership.

Teaching and Research Interests

Intergenerational health disparities, older adults, end-of-life care, critical race theory, marginalized and vulnerable populations.

Projects

Currently working projects related to health disparities.

Funded Research

External Funding:

2014 – 2017 Hall, J.K. (Principal Investigator) & Bullock, K. (Co-Investigator). Behavioral Health Education Scholars Education and Training Initiative, funded by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Grant number GO2HP27948 (funded $1,086,448.00)

2012 – 2014 Casstevens, W. J. (Principal Investigator) & Hall, J. K. (Co-Investigator).  North Carolina State University Suicide Prevention Program, Department of Health and Human Services, funded by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Campus Suicide Prevention Grants, Request for Applications No. SM-11-002, CFDA No. 93.234 (funded $253,200)

2011 – 2012 Pennell, J. (Principal Investigator) & Hall, J.K. (Co-Investigator). Fostering Youth Educational Success, a grant under Child Welfare—Education System Collaborations to Increase Educational Stability, funded by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children’s Bureau (funded $248,988)

2011  Hall, J.K. (Principal Investigator) & Leach, M.T. (Co-Investigator).  Agency Assessment. Genesis Home,Durham,NC (funded $5,000)

Internal Funding:

2012 Bullock, K., & Hall, J.K., North Carolina State University International Travel Abroad Research, NC State University Office of International Affairs Grant (funded $3,000; $3,000 CHASS match)

2011 Casstevens, W. J., Principal Investigator, & Hall, J. K., Co-Investigator, North Carolina State Suicide Prevention Proposal, North Carolina State University Office of Extension, Engagement and Economic Development Grant (funded $10,000)

Extension and Community Engagement

Reviewer

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Reviewer 2017

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Abstract Reviewer (2017)

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Reviewer (2014)

Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR Abstract Reviewer (2013))

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) APM Abstract Reviewer (2011)

 

Journal

Associate editor: Palliative Care and Medicine International Journal (2017)

  

SERVICE TO THE UNIVERSITY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

 

Committees and Professional Associations 

 

Departmental Committees

Policy and Advocacy Spring Symposium, Chair - 2017

Integrated Behavioral Health Care Spring Symposium, Chair - 2016

Social Work Department Curriculum Committee-Chair - 2009 - Present

Diversity, Recruitment and Retention Committee, 2008-2010

Student Affairs Committee, (2010- present)

Search Committee – MSW Field Coordinator, 2015

Search Committee - Post Doc Position, 2013

Search Committee - Assistant Professor, 2010

Non-Campus Committees and Associations

Black Administrators, Researchers and Scholars 2015 - present

NC Field Education Consortium 2008 - present

Domestic Violence Task Force and Fatality Review Team 2013-15

Triangle Family Services Program Committee 2012 – 2014

NC Department of Corrections Research Review Committee 2011 – 2012

Advisory Committee – Mary E Phillips High School Parenting Series – Community Workshops 2011-2013

Shaw University Social Work Department Advisory Committee 2009 – 2012

Advisory Board Youth Education and Achievement Agency 2006-present

University Committees

Caldwell Fellows Selection Committee, 2017

Athletic Council Compliance Committee Chair, 2015

Athletics Council, 2014-2015

Strategic Planning Committee College of Humanities and Social Sciences, 2013.

Harrelson Fund Committee, 2010 – 2012

Wolfpack Women Mentors, 2010 – 2013

 

Professional Associations

2014 - Present: National Association of Social Workers

2014 – Present: Social Work Hospice and Palliative Care Network

2009 – Present:  Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

2011 – Present: AGE-SW

2011 – Present CSWE Accreditation Site Visitor

Publications

SCHOLARSHIP

Journal Articles, Peer Reviewed

Hall, J.K. (accepted). African American doctoral students at for-profit universities: A narrative explanation. International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences. 7(3 

Hall, J.K. (Submitted). Field Supervision: Building confidence and career capacity. Journal of Social Work Education.

Fitzpatrick, D.C., Hall, J.K., Bullock, K. (submitted). Disparities in Alcohol Recovery Outcomes in Homeless Populations. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K. (2015). A practicum partnership approach to addressing barriers to mental health among racially diverse older adults. International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, 5(8), 10-19.

Rikard, R.V., Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K. (2015). Health literacy as a barrier to trauma-informed care across diverse groups. Traumatology, 21(3), 227-236.

Fisher-Borne, M., Hall, J. K., & Casstevens, W. J., (2014).  MSW student perception of evaluation research as a capstone project: A pilot study.  Field Educator, 4(2) 1-11.

Casstevens, W. J., Miller, K. B., Isganitis, N., & Hall, J. K. (Revise and resubmit). Evaluating an evidence-based gatekeeper training program for suicide prevention in a large university setting.  North Carolina Medical Journal.

Newsletter Articles, Peer Reviewed

Oretade, D., Hall, J. K., & Johnson, J., (2014) Educating social workers and improving practice with military personnel and families. NASW Specialty Practice Sessions Newsletter, Spring/Summer, pp. 2-4.

Non-Refereed Journal Articles 

Hall, J.K., Casstevens, W.J., & Fisher-Borne, M. (2013). The graduate field program and the capstone evaluation project. Field Educator, 3.2 Retrieved from http://fieldeducator.simmons.edu/article/the-graduate-field-program-and-capstone-evaluation-project/#more-1742 

Book Chapters, Peer Reviewed

Bullock, K., & Hall, J.K., (2016) African American women as caretakers for the elderly. In Ramanathan, C., Juvva, S., Dutta, S., & Khaja, K. (Eds.), Spirituality, Culture and Development: Implications for Social Work. (91-95) Lexington Books.

Bullock, K., Hall, J.K., & Fitzpatrick, D.C. (In Press). Thinking outside the box: Tackling health inequities through forensic social work practice. In Maschi, T., & Leibowitz, G., (Eds.), Forensic Social Work: Psychosocial and Legal Issues with Diverse Populations and Settings. Springer Publishing Company.

Fitzpatrick, D.C., Hall, J.K., Bullock, K. (In Press) Addiction and long-term recovery among diverse homeless populations. Forensic Social Work: In Maschi, T., & Leibowitz, G. (Eds.), Psychological and Legal Issues with Diverse Populations and Settings.

Hall, J., Pennell, J., & Rikard, R. V. (2015). Child and family team meetings and restorative justice for foster youth. In T. Gal & B. Faedi Duramy (Eds.), International perspectives and empirical findings on child participation: From social exclusion to child-inclusive policies. Oxford University Press.

Hall, J.K., & Leach, M.T. (2014). Older adults and consumer fraud. In T.P. Gullotta and M. Bloom (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Primary Prevention and Health Promotion (2nd ed.), Volume 4 (1924 – 1932) New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum.

Leach, M.T., & Hall, J.K. (2014). Health disparities among older adults. In T.P. Gullotta and M. Bloom (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Primary Prevention and Health Promotion (2nd ed.), Volume 4 (1962-1974). New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum.

Bullock, K., Hall, J.K., & Leach, M.T. (2013). End-of-life care. In K.E. Whitfield & T.A. Baker (Eds.). Handbook on minority aging (pp. 265-276). Springer Publisher

Bullock, K. & Hall, J.K. (2012). End-of-Life care: A personal narrative of a direct practice case. In E. Hoffler, & E.J. Clark (Eds.), Social Work Matters: The Power of Linking Policy and Practice (pp. 40-62). Washington, DC: NASW Press 

Non-Refereed Book Reviews

Hall, J.K. (2010) The Creative Community College: Leading change Through Innovation. Washington, DC: Community College Press. DOI: 10.1177/0091552109351927.

Invited, Refereed Papers and Professional Forums

Stansbury, K.L, Marshall, J., Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K. (November, 2016). African American Clergy: Shifting perspectives on mental health interventions with older adults.  The Gerontological Society of American 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. New Orleans, LA.

Hall, J.K., Ellis, A. Bullock, K. (November, 2016). Preparing Social Work Students for Integrated Care: A Behavioral Health Model. Conference workshop in mental health practice area. Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K. (November, 2015). Designing qualitative and mixed methods research for public awareness and action on elder, intergenerational and community health and justice. Preconference Workshop on Designing Qualitative Research to Capture Biological & Social Factors that Impact the Health and Well-being of Underrepresented and Underserved Older Adults. Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America. Orlando, FL.

Bullock, K., & Hall, J.K., (November, 2015). Identifying Trauma in the Planning of Hospice and Palliative Care among Families and Consumers of Dementia Care Services. Gerontological Society of America, Orlando, FL.

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K., (October, 2015). Cancer, Culture, and End-of-Life Decision Making. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Denver, CO.

Hall, J. K., Fisher­Borne, M., & Casstevens, W. J. (October, 2014). Increasing community research capacity through MSW field placements. Paper accepted for the Field Education Track of the Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting, Tampa, Florida.

Bullock, K., & Hall, J.K. (November 4, 2014). An educational model for improving end-of-life care for diverse older adults diagnosed with dementia. Preconference Workshop on Designing Qualitative Research to Capture Biological & Social Factors that Impact the Health and Well-Being of Underrepresented and Underserved Older Adults. Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America. Washington, DC.

Hall, J.K., (July 25, 2014). Addressing the needs of older African Americans. Courage, Hope, Leadership: A Social Justice Practice Symposium. NASW National Conference. Washington, DC.

Hall, J.K., & Pennell, J. (2013). Child and family team meetings and restorative justice for foster youth. In T. Gal & B. Faedi Duramy (Chairs), Promoting the participation right of children across the globe: From social exclusion to child-inclusive policies. International retreat conducted at University of Haifa, Faculty of Social Science, School of Criminology, Israel.

Wiessner, C.A. Easley, T., Edwards, M., Hall, J.K., Henderson, M., Gibson-Senegal, P., Storberg-Walker, J. (May, 2009). Dialogue groups as a means for enhancing knowledge construction in professional conference experiences. Transformative Learning Conference Proceedings. Hamilton, Bermuda.

Hall, J.K., Henderson, M., Senegal, P. (2007) Use of Dialogue Groups at Professional Conferences. International Transformative Learning Conference. Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Hall, J.K., Easley, T. Senegal, P. (2008) NCSU Poster session: Use of Dialogue Groups at Professional Conferences. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

Poster, Peer Reviewed 

Hall, J.K. (June 1, 2016). African American Doctoral Students at For-Profit Universities: A Critical Race Theory Approach. National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education. San Francisco, CA.

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K. (February 23, 2015) Planning for Hospice and Palliative Care among Families and Consumers of Dementia and Alzheimer's Care: What Matters? The Social Work Hospice & Palliative Care Network. Philadelphia, PA.

Bullock, K., Hall, J.K. (February 23, 2015). Planning for hospice and palliative care among families and consumers of dementia and alzheimer's care: What matters? Philadelphia, PA.

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K., (October 25, 2014). Improving end­of­life care for diverse older adults with dementia: A field education model. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Tampa, FL (peer reviewed/ poster).

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K., (October 25, 2014). Improving end-of-life care for diverse older adults with dementia: A field education model. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Tampa, FL. 

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K., (March 10, 2014). Improving end-of-life care for diverse older adults with dementia: An educational intervention. Social Work in Hospice & Palliative Care Network (SWHPN) General Assembly. San Diego, CA.

Hall, J.K. & Bullock, K. (2014). End-of-life care for diverse older adults with dementia. San Diego, CA. (peer reviewed poster)

Bullock, K., & Hall, J.K. (November 2, 2013). HPPAE: A field education model for increasing diversity in social work. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Dallas, TX.

Bullock, K., Hall, J.K., & Leach, M.T. (November 10, 2012). Mental health outreach with older adults in senior housing communities. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Washington, DC.

Bullock, K., Hall, J. K., Leach, M. (2012). Mental Health Outreach with Older Adults in Senior Housing Communities. Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Washington, DC.

Bullock, K., Hall, J. K., Leach, M. (2011). Diversity: Field education component in preparing students to work effectively with elders. Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia.

Bullock, K., Leach, M.T., & Hall, J.K. (October 28, 2011). Diversity: Field education component in preparing students to work effectively with elders. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Atlanta, GA.

Leach, M.T., & Hall, J.K. (2010) Social Justice Education in Social Work Education. Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Portland, Oregon.

Invited Presentations

Casstevens, W. J., & Hall, J. K. (November, 2012; December, 2012; January, 2013;

February, 2013; April, 2013; August, 2013; April, 2014; November, 2014; February, 2015). Multiculturalism, Diversity & Suicide Prevention. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina (invited).

Dissertation

Hall, J. K. 2010. African-American doctoral students at for-profit colleges and universities: A critical race theory exploration. Doctoral Dissertation, North Carolina State University. http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/resolver/1840.16/6211

Presentations

Invited, Refereed Papers and Professional Forums

Stansbury, K.L, Marshall, J., Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K. (November, 2016). African American Clergy: Shifting perspectives on mental health interventions with older adults.  The Gerontological Society of American 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. New Orleans, LA.

Hall, J.K., Ellis, A. Bullock, K. (November, 2016). Preparing Social Work Students for Integrated Care: A Behavioral Health Model. Conference workshop in mental health practice area. Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K. (November, 2015). Designing qualitative and mixed methods research for public awareness and action on elder, intergenerational and community health and justice. Preconference Workshop on Designing Qualitative Research to Capture Biological & Social Factors that Impact the Health and Well-being of Underrepresented and Underserved Older Adults. Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America. Orlando, FL.

Bullock, K., & Hall, J.K., (November, 2015). Identifying Trauma in the Planning of Hospice and Palliative Care among Families and Consumers of Dementia Care Services. Gerontological Society of America, Orlando, FL.

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K., (October, 2015). Cancer, Culture, and End-of-Life Decision Making. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Denver, CO.

Hall, J. K., Fisher­Borne, M., & Casstevens, W. J. (October, 2014). Increasing community research capacity through MSW field placements. Paper accepted for the Field Education Track of the Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting, Tampa, Florida.

Bullock, K., & Hall, J.K. (November 4, 2014). An educational model for improving end-of-life care for diverse older adults diagnosed with dementia. Preconference Workshop on Designing Qualitative Research to Capture Biological & Social Factors that Impact the Health and Well-Being of Underrepresented and Underserved Older Adults. Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America. Washington, DC.

Hall, J.K., (July 25, 2014). Addressing the needs of older African Americans. Courage, Hope, Leadership: A Social Justice Practice Symposium. NASW National Conference. Washington, DC.

Hall, J.K., & Pennell, J. (2013). Child and family team meetings and restorative justice for foster youth. In T. Gal & B. Faedi Duramy (Chairs), Promoting the participation right of children across the globe: From social exclusion to child-inclusive policies. International retreat conducted at University of Haifa, Faculty of Social Science, School of Criminology, Israel.

Wiessner, C.A. Easley, T., Edwards, M., Hall, J.K., Henderson, M., Gibson-Senegal, P., Storberg-Walker, J. (May, 2009). Dialogue groups as a means for enhancing knowledge construction in professional conference experiences. Transformative Learning Conference Proceedings. Hamilton, Bermuda.

Hall, J.K., Henderson, M., Senegal, P. (2007) Use of Dialogue Groups at Professional Conferences. International Transformative Learning Conference. Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Hall, J.K., Easley, T. Senegal, P. (2008) NCSU Poster session: Use of Dialogue Groups at Professional Conferences. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

Poster, Peer Reviewed

Hall, J.K. (June 1, 2016). African American Doctoral Students at For-Profit Universities: A Critical Race Theory Approach. National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education. San Francisco, CA.

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K. (February 23, 2015) Planning for Hospice and Palliative Care among Families and Consumers of Dementia and Alzheimer's Care: What Matters? The Social Work Hospice & Palliative Care Network. Philadelphia, PA.

Bullock, K., Hall, J.K. (February 23, 2015). Planning for hospice and palliative care among families and consumers of dementia and alzheimer's care: What matters? Philadelphia, PA.

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K., (October 25, 2014). Improving end­of­life care for diverse older adults with dementia: A field education model. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Tampa, FL (peer reviewed/ poster).

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K., (October 25, 2014). Improving end-of-life care for diverse older adults with dementia: A field education model. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Tampa, FL.

Hall, J.K., & Bullock, K., (March 10, 2014). Improving end-of-life care for diverse older adults with dementia: An educational intervention. Social Work in Hospice & Palliative Care Network (SWHPN) General Assembly. San Diego, CA.

Hall, J.K. & Bullock, K. (2014). End-of-life care for diverse older adults with dementia. San Diego, CA. (peer reviewed poster)

Bullock, K., & Hall, J.K. (November 2, 2013). HPPAE: A field education model for increasing diversity in social work. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Dallas, TX.

Bullock, K., Hall, J.K., & Leach, M.T. (November 10, 2012). Mental health outreach with older adults in senior housing communities. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Washington, DC.

Bullock, K., Hall, J. K., Leach, M. (2012). Mental Health Outreach with Older Adults in Senior Housing Communities. Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Washington, DC.

Bullock, K., Hall, J. K., Leach, M. (2011). Diversity: Field education component in preparing students to work effectively with elders. Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia.

Bullock, K., Leach, M.T., & Hall, J.K. (October 28, 2011). Diversity: Field education component in preparing students to work effectively with elders. CSWE Annual Program Meeting. Atlanta, GA.

Leach, M.T., & Hall, J.K. (2010) Social Justice Education in Social Work Education. Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Portland, Oregon.

Invited Presentations

Casstevens, W. J., & Hall, J. K. (November, 2012; December, 2012; January, 2013;

February, 2013; April, 2013; August, 2013; April, 2014; November, 2014; February, 2015). Multiculturalism, Diversity & Suicide Prevention. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina (invited).

Education

  • Ed.D. in Adult and Higher Education from NC State University, 2010
  • M.S.W in Social Work Administration and Policy from UNC-Chapel Hill, 1991
  • B.S.W. in Generalist Practice from NC State University, 1990