Faculty Profile for Dr. Toni Terling Watt

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Dr. Toni Terling Watt
Professor — Sociology
UAC 462
phone: (512) 245-3287

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Norton, C. L., & Watt, T. T. (n.d.). From foster care to college student: Addressing the need for equity, access and inclusion in higher education. In Cuentos & Testimonies: Diversity & Inclusion at Texas State University. San Marcos, Texas: Texas State University.
  • Watt, T. T., Appel, L., & Nance, C. (n.d.). Integrated Behavioral Health Care and Early Childhood: A Pilot Program to Mitigate the Effects of Toxic Stress on Children’s Social and Emotional Development: Year 4 Final Report. San Marcos, US.
  • Watt, T. T., Faulkner, M., Bustillos, S., & Madden, E. (2018). Foster Care Alumni and Higher Education: An Analysis of Post-Secondary Achievements of Foster Youth in Texas. Journal of Child and Adolescent Social Work. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1007/s10560-018-0569-x.
  • Watt, T. T., Kim, S., & Garrison, K. (2018). The Relationship between State Supports and Post-Secondary Enrollment among Youth Aging Out of Foster Care: An Analysis of the National Youth in Transition Database. Child Welfare, 96(3), 1–20.
  • Watt, T. T. (2017). Paradigm Shifts Don’t Come Easy: Confrontations Between the Trauma Perspective and the DSM in Mental Health Treatment for Abused and Neglected Children. Journal of Child and Adolscent Trauma, 10, 395–403.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Liberal Arts Award for Service. January 1, 2012
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Texas State Office of Retention and Management Mentoring Award. January 1, 2012
  • Award / Honor Recipient: VPSA Mentoring Award. January 1, 2012
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Liberal Arts Award for Research/Creative activity. January 1, 2006
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Liberal Arts Award for Creative/Scholarly activity. January 1, 2003

Selected Grants

  • Pierson, Colin R (Supporting), Watt, Toni (Principal). Integrated Behavioral Health Care: AccessHealth Evaluation Data for the George Foundation, George Foundation. (Funded: 2016). Grant.
  • Watt, Toni Terling (Principal), Ceballos, Natalie A (Co-Principal), Kim, Seoyoun (Co-Principal), Pan, Xi (Co-Principal). Multi-disciplinary Internal Research Grant, Texas State University, Texas State University, $20000. (Funded: September 2017 - August 2018). Grant.
  • Watt, Toni T (Principal), Pierson, Colin (Supporting). Evaluation of Harris County Protective Services’ Integrated Behavioral Health Program. Harris County Protective Services, Harris County Protective Services, State, $13496. (Submitted: 2016, Funded: 2016 - 2017). Grant.
  • Watt, Toni (Principal), Appel, Louis (Co-Principal), Rosell, Robin (Co-Principal), Seremetis, Laurie (Co-Principal). Integrated Behavioral Health Care and Early Childhood: Designing and Evaluating a Primary Care Based Program to Mitigate the Effects of Toxic Stress on Childrenå's Social and Emotional Development., Meadows Mental Healthl Policy Institute, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $187000. (Submitted: 2014, Funded: August 31, 2015 - October 1, 2018). Grant.
  • Watt, Toni (Principal). Advancing Peer Support in Integrated Health Care, The Hogg Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $80029. (Submitted: 2015, Funded: February 1, 2015 - February 1, 2019). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Tenure and Promotion Review Committee
October 1, 2018-December 31, 2018
Chair
Presidential Award Committee
September 1, 2018-December 31, 2018
Reviewer / Referee
Journal of Family Social Work (1), Journal of Child and Family Studies (1)
January 1, 2018-December 31, 2018
Member
Education Reach Research Committee (Foster Youth and Higher Education)
January 1, 2018-December 31, 2018
Board Member
Advisory Board for Change 1 (Non-Profit for Foster Care Alumni Transitioning out of care)
January 1, 2018-December 31, 2018