Chiquitia L. Welch-Brewer

TitleAssociate Professor

DepartmentSocial Work and Sociology


OfficeGibbs Hall
Room: 112-C

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Chiquitia L. Welch-Brewer


Ph D: Social Work, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2007

MS: Social Work, Case Western Reserve University , 1996

MPA: Public Management and Policy , University of Pittsburgh , 1995

BA: Social Work, Cleveland State University , 1993

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

Nsonwu,  Maura   Cook-Heffron ,  Laurie  Welch-Brewer,  Chiquitia  Busch-Armendariz,  Noël  ( 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 .

Tsagaris,  George   Welch-Brewer,  Chiquitia  ( 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.

Nso,  Maura  Welch-Brewer,  Chiquitia  Cook-Heffron,  Laurie  Lemke,  Melinda  ( 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 .

Welch-Brewer,  Chiquitia  ( 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 .