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Kevin Blair

Professor, School of Social Work, Niagara University

Dr. Blair’s research interests include the practice of social work in schools and linkages between anthropology and social work. Recently Dr. Blair has focused his attention on the Child Only component of the Temporary Assistance to Needy Families program. He is currently engaged in a study of the strengths and stressors associated with being a kinship caregiver who is involved in the TANF program. His practice experience includes work as a school social worker, crisis intervention, divorce mediation, family therapy, and community organizing.