Chiquitia L Welch-Brewer

Associate Professor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
College of Health & Human Sciences

Sociology & Social Work

Gibbs Hall 112-C
B.A.Social Work / Cleveland State University
MPAPublic Management and Policy / University of Pittsburgh
M.S.Social Work / Case Western Reserve University
Ph.D.Social Work / The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Research Interests

1. Substance use/abuse and delinquency among girls 2. Gender sensitive programming for incarcerated girls 3. Risk behaviors among girls 4. Juvenile delinquency

Recent Publications

  • Chiquitia Welch-Brewer (2011). (Examining the Psychosocial Functioning and Characteristics of Incarcerated Girls with a Substance Use Disorder). (3) 28, pp. 175-187. Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal .
  • Maura Nso, Chiquitia Welch-Brewer, Laurie Cook-Heffron, Melinda Lemke (2015). (Development and Validation of an Instrument to Assess Social Work Students’ Perceptions, Knowledge, and Attitudes about Human Trafficking Questionnaire PKA-HTQ: An Exploratory Study.). (5) 27, pp. 561-571 . Research on Social Work Practice .
  • George Tsagaris, Chiquitia Welch-Brewer, (2015). (Teaching and Incorporating Practice Models in a Human Behavior in the Social Environment (HBSE) Course). (5) 26, pp. 470-487. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment.
  • Maura Nsonwu, Laurie Cook-Heffron , Chiquitia Welch-Brewer, Noël Busch-Armendariz (2018). (Supporting sex-trafficking survivors through a collaborative single-point-of-contact model: Mezzo and micro considerations). In Andrea J. Nichols, Tonya Edmond, and Erin C. Heil , (Social Work Practice with Survivors of Sex Trafficking and Commercial Sexual Exploitation ) Columbia University Press .
  • Maura Nsonwu, Chiquitia Welch-Brewer, Oluwafunke Motunrayo Folarin, Quintara Jernigan, Lori Durham, Ashley Marshall, Gary Bailey (2019). (Unity is our strength": Perspectives on the recruitment and retention of African American male social work students). (S1) 3, pp. S129-S146. Urban Social Work .