J. Bart Klika


  • Ph.D., 2014, University of Washington; Social Work
  • M.S.W., 2008, University of Chicago; Social Work
  • B.A., 2002, University of Montana; Psychology

Selected Peer-Reviewed Articles and Publications:

Klika, J.B., Haboush-Deloy, A., & Linkenbach, J. (accepted).  Hidden protections: Identifying social norms associated with child abuse, sexual abuse, and neglect. Child & Adolescent Social Work Journal.

Shalay Jackson


  • D.P.H., 2017, University of South Florida; Public Health
  • M.S.W., 2007, University of Michigan; Policy & Evaluation/Community & Social Systems
  • B.S.W., 2006, Florida State University; Social Work

Citrus County Education Foundation Mini-Grant Program ($4,000) Random Acts of Kindness (2014), Partners for Engaging Families (2015), Girls of Distinction (2016), and the Snap the Gap School Climate Initiative (2017)



Susan Osborne


  • M.S.W., 2000, Florida State University; Clinical Social Work
  • M.S., 1981, The Ohio State University; Agricultural Education with minor in Counseling
  • B.S., 1976, Virginia Tech, Animal Science and Agricultural Education

Books Published

Crunkilton, J., Osborne, S., Newman, M., Osborne, E., Lee, J., (1995) The Earth and Agriscience, Danville, Illinois: Interstate Publishers.

Gerri Goldman


  • PhD, 2007, Florida State University; Social Work
  • PhD, 2004, Florida State University; Educational Psychology and Learning Systems
  • MSW, 1973, Boston University; Social Work
  • BA, 1971, Tulane University; Sociology

Selected Peer Review Articles and Publications

Goldman, G. D. & Ryan, S. D. (2011). Direct and modifying influences of selected risk factors on children’s pre-adoption functioning and post-adoption adjustment. Children and Youth Services Review, 33, 291-300.