Recent Media Coverage for the McSilver Institute

PUBLISHED ON February 21, 2019

Media Coverage

Updated August 9, 2019

August 2019

How Barbers Are Getting Black Men Talking About Mental Health 

July 2019

Interesting People Doing Important Work: Dr. Michael A. Lindsey 
Mary Christie Foundation Quarterly (Page 14)

Social Work HEALS Students Make Strides in Health Care Services 
Social Work Advocates (Subscribers-only access)

Watson Coleman Introduces Resolution to Acknowledge Disparities in Mental Health Care 
Insider NJ

How This Texas College Gives Every Single Student Help with Trauma, Mental Health 
Dallas Morning News

June 2019

What's Going On: Caribbean American Month 
New York Carib News

What's Going On? Black Children Between the Ages of 5 and 11 Are Committing Suicide More Than Whites and Experts Don’t Know Why 
Atlanta Black Star

Meek Mill: 'Ate Alive in the Criminal System' 

Meek Mill Honored with NYU's Vanguard for Social Justice Award 
ABC Radio News Online

Meek Mill Receives Vanguard Social Justice Award From NYU’s McSilver Institute
All Hip Hop

‘Speak Up For the Voiceless’: Meek Mill Honored With Social Justice Award
Atlanta Black Star

Meek Mill Receives Vanguard Social Justice Award From NYU’s McSilver Institute

Meek Mill Honored With Social Justice Award From NYU's McSilver Institute

Meek Mill Receives Special Honor from NYU for His Criminal Justice Reform Efforts  

Trophies: Meek Mill Receives A Social Justice Award At NYU’s McSilver Institute

Meek Mill Receives Social Justice Award at NYU's McSilver Institute

Meek Mill Hanging with Malcolm Jenkins at Social Justice Awards

Meek Mill Collects Another Award!!
Hot 107.5 Detroit

Meek Mill Honored With Social Justice Award at NYU's McSilver Institute
Hot 97 (NYC)

MEEK MILL: Honored at NYU
iHeart Radio News

Meek Mill Is Honored By NYU
MSN Daily Motion

Meek Mill Honored With Social Justice Award from NYU
Okay Player

Meek Mill Receives Social Justice Award from NYU
Revolt TV

Meek Mill Receives Social Justice Award from NYU’s McSilver Institute
The Fader

#TSRPositiveImages: Meek Mill Honored With Social Justice Award At NYU’s McSilver Institute
The Shade Room

Meek Mill Accepts Social Justice Award at NYU’s Mcsilver Institute
The Source

Meek Mill, Now a Soldier for Reform, Gets Recognition for His Stance Against Injustice in the System

Meek Mill Honored With NYU's Vanguard For Social Justice Award

May 2019

Report Shows How Poverty Sends New Yorkers into Criminal Justice System
Amsterdam News

Bars: The Addictive Relationship with Xanax & Hip Hop

Mental Health: A Hidden Crisis in Schools?
The Educated Reporter

In Movement toward Awareness, Taraji P. Henson Announces Mental Health Conference

Black Boys, Ready to Die

Youth Suicide Crisis: How Can Families, Government and the Medical Community Help?
The Journal News/LoHud

Suicides Among Black Children Are at Crisis Levels. The Congressional Black Caucus Aims to Do Something About It
The Root

Black Youth Suicides: The Focus of a New CBC Task Force

Congressional Black Caucus Launches Emergency Taskforce on Black Youth Suicide and Mental Health

The North Star: Congressional Black Caucus Launches Task Force on Black Youth Suicide And Mental Health
The North Star

Black Men Still Incarcerated at Disproportionate Levels
LA Sentinel and NNPA Newspaper Affiliates

April 2019

#TheNewNext: 'Black Boys & Men' Podcast Tackles Myths
Philadelphia Tribune

NYC Task Force and Report Tackles Incarceration
Diverse Issues in Higher Education

February 2019

CCRB, NYU Host Summit on Youth-Police Relations
Amsterdam News

NBC News/NBCBLK: For Black Children, There’s a Rising Need to Create Safe Spaces to Talk about Trauma

January 2019

Suicides among Black Children Are on the Rise. Where Are We?
The Crisis Magazine

Burnout Risk for In-Prison Educators Could Jeopardize Programs for Incarcerated Students
The ACEs Connection Blog

December 2018

The Number of Suicides among Black Children Has Doubled Since The 1990s

How Black Parents Can Start the Hard, But Necessary, Conversation about Suicide Prevention with Young Children
The Grio

Schools Need to Step Up to Fight a Rise In Suicides Among Black Children
The Hechinger Report

5 Years after Claire Davis Died in a School Shooting, Improvements Seen in Threat Prevention, But Gaps Remain
Colorado Public Radio

October 2018

Domestic Violence Survivors, You Are Not Alone
The New York Amsterdam News

September 2018

NYU McSilver Institute appoints Sheryl Huggins Salomon as Communications Director
The New York Amsterdam News

June 2018

Dr. Christina Greer: Happy Pride Month!
The New York Amsterdam News

May 2018

Dr. Christina Greer: May is Mental Health Awareness Month
The New York Amsterdam News

40 Under 40: The Rising Stars in New York City Food Policy (Class of 2018)
Hunter College New YOrk City Food Policy Center

Dr. Christina Greer: Happy Mother's Day
The New York Amsterdam News

Annual Gala Pays Tribute to ICL Leadership in Behavioral Health and Launch of East New York Hub
City Limits

April 2018

Now 'Resetting,' Chirlane McCray’s $850 Million Mental Health Program Has A Lot Riding On It
Gotham Gazette

Dr. Christina Greer: Remembering and celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The New York Amsterdam News

March 2018

Watch: More Black Children Are Turning to Suicide, so What Can We Do About It?
The Root

Study: Depression Varies among Racial Groups
Philadelphia Public School - The Notebook

February 2018

Dr. Christina Greer: Happy Black History Month, and Let Us Forever Remember our Living History
The New York Amsterdam News


Published Research


Xiao Y, Romanelli M, Lindsey M. “A Latent Class Analysis of Health Lifestyles and Suicidal Behaviors among U.S. Adolescents,” Journal of Affective Disorders, August 1, 2019.

Hamovitch E, Acri M, Bornheimer L. “An Analysis of the Relationship Between Parenting Self-Efficacy, the Quality of Parenting, and Parental and Child Emotional Health,” Journal of Family Social Work, June 28, 2019.

Hudson K, Romanelli M. “"We Are Powerful People": Health-Promoting Strengths of LGBTQ Communities of Color,” Qualitative Health Research, March 28, 2019.

Lindsey M, Romanelli M, Ellis M, et al. “The Influence of Treatment Engagement on Positive Outcomes in the Context of a School-Based Intervention for Students with Externalizing Behavior Problems,” Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, March 8, 2019.

Acri M, Hamovitch E, Lambert K, et al. “Perceived benefits of a multiple family group for children with behavior problems and their families.” Social Work With Groups. February 4, 2019.

Acri M, Fuss AA, Quintero P, et al. “An Assessment of The New York State Behavioral Health System’s Readiness to Transition to Medicaid Managed Care.” Community Mental Health Journal. January 30, 2019.