Marc Winokur

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Dem. | Second Congressional District | Advocate

Marc Winokur, Ph.D., has been the Director of the Social Work Research Center of Colorado State University since 2004. Dr. Winokur received his Ph.D. in Education and Human Resources Studies with a specialization in Research Methods and Program Evaluation and has nine years of applied research and program evaluation experience in child welfare. He has conducted studies on differential response, kinship care, foster care, residential placements, adoption, family preservation, family treatment drug courts and juvenile sexual offender treatment. His additional research interests include family engagement practices, trauma screening, assessment and interventions and safety and risk assessment in child welfare. Dr. Winokur is a widely respected expert who advocates for children in the court system through the establishment of best practices in child welfare. His research is utilized nationally in child welfare cases.