JASON CASTILLO portrait
  • Director, Bachelors of Social Work Program, College Of Social Work
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Pediatrics
  • Associate Professor, College Of Social Work

Presentations

  • Castillo, J. Learning abroad in Ghana. Presented at Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City Peace and Justice Commission Meeting. (Salt Lake City, UT). Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/27/2016.
  • Castillo, J. University of Utah College of Social Work Grand Rounds: Learning abroad in Ghana. Presented at University of Utah College of Social Work Grand Rounds. (Salt Lake City, UT/April 2016). Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/13/2016.
  • Becerra, D., & Castillo, J. Beyond the rhetoric: Examining the impact of immigration policies on the daily lives of Latino immigrants. Paper presented at 20th Annual Society for Social Work and Research Conference. (Washington, DC/January 2016). Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 01/27/2016.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Ghana
  • India
  • Mexico
  • United States of America

Publications

  • Policing immigrants: Fear of deportation and perceptions of law enforcement and criminal justice. Journal of Social Work, 0(0), 1-17. Published, 07/01/2016.
  • Castillo, J., & Sarver, C. Non-residential fathers’ social networks: The relationship between non-resident fathers’ emotional and instrumental support and father involvement. (Personal Relationships). Accepted, 10/01/2011.
  • Tanana, M., Davis, M., Castillo, J., & Prospero, M. (2011). Legal representation and education for minority youth intervention. (Journal of Forensic Social Work). Published, 09/01/2011.
  • Castillo, J., Welch, G.W., & Sarver, C. Walking a high-beam: The balance between employment stability, workplace flexibility and non-resident father’s involvement (American Journal of Men’s Health). Accepted, 06/2011.
  • Becerra, D., & Castillo, J. (2011). Culturally protective parenting practices against substance use among adolescents in Mexico. Journal of Substance Use, 16(2), 136-149. Accepted, 06/2011.
  • Castillo, J. (2010). The relationship between non-resident fathers’ social networks and social capital and the establishment of child support orders. In E.M. Douglas (Ed.). Current Trends in Child and Family Policy. New York: Lexington Books. Accepted, 06/2010.
  • Castillo, J. (2010). The relationship between non-resident fathers’ social networks and social capital and the establishment of paternity. Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal, 27(3), 193-211. Accepted, 06/2010.
  • Castillo, J., Welch, G.W., & Sarver, C. Fathering: The relationship between fathers' residence, fathers' sociodemographic characteristics, and father involvement. (Maternal and Child Health Journal). Accepted, 06/2010.
  • Castillo, J., & Fenzl-Crossman, A. (2010). The relationship between non-marital fathers’ social networks and social capital and father involvement. Child and Family Social Work, 15(1), 66-76. Accepted, 06/2010.
  • Castillo, J. (2009). The relationship between non-resident fathers’ social networks and social capital and the establishment of child support orders. Children and Youth Services Review, 31(5), 533-540. Accepted, 06/2010.
  • Marsiglia, F.F., Kulis, S., Martinez Rodriguez, G., Becerra, D. & Castillo, J. (2009). Culturally specific youth substance abuse resistance skills: Applicability and generalizability across the US-Mexico border. Research on Social Work Practice, 19, 152-164. Accepted, 06/2009.
  • Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F.F., Castillo, J., Becerra, D., & Neiri, T. (2008). Drug resistance strategies and substance use among adolescents in Monterrey, Mexico. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 29, 167-192. Accepted, 06/2008.
  • Stromwall, L.K., Larson, N.C., Nieri, T., Holley, L.C., Topping, D., Castillo, J., & Ashford, J.B. (2008). Parents with co-occurring mental health and substance abuse conditions involved in child protective services: Clinical profile and treatment needs. Child Welfare, 87(3), 95-113. Accepted, 06/2008.
  • Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F.F., Castillo, J., & Rodriquez, G.M. (2006). Drug resistance strategies and substance use among adolescents in Monterrey, Mexico. Anuario de Investgacion En Adicciones, 6(1), 18. Accepted, 06/2006.
  • Borzea, S., Conway, P., Castillo, J. (2000). Outcomes of persons who have lived in out-of-home care. University of Wyoming McNair Journal 2000 Edition. (8th Ed.). Accepted, 06/2000.
  • Castillo, J., Conway, P., Koph, G., & Miller, M. (1998). The outcomes for people who lived in long term foster care as adolescents. University of Wyoming McNair Journal 1998 Edition. (6th Ed.). Accepted, 06/1998.