Ashley L. Landers

Ashley L. Landers

Assistant Professor

Office

Northern Virginia Center
7054 Haycock Rd.
Falls Church, VA 22043

Phone

703-538-3796

Email

Expertise

  • Families in child welfare
  • First Nations families in child welfare
  • Reunification, adoption, placement instability
  • Family therapy interventions 

Professional Activities

  • Clinical Fellow, American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)
  • Approved Supervisor, American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Research Interests

    Research Interests

    Child Welfare First Nations families Reunification

    Awards and Honors

    American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy Dissertation Award (2017)

    American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy Minority Fellow (2014-2016)

    National Council on Family Relations Honors (2016)

    Selected Publications

    Edited Books

    Landers, A. L., Patton, R., & Reynolds, M. (Eds.). (2016). Family therapy glossary. American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.

    Articles

    Landers, A. L., McLuckie, A., Cann, R., Shapiro, V., Visintini, S., MacLaurin, B., Saini, M., Trocmé, N., & Carrey, N. J. (in press). A scoping review of evidence-based interventions available to parents of maltreated children ages 0-5 involved with child welfare services. Child Abuse & Neglect.

    Landers, A. L., Danes, S. M., Harstad, J., & White Hawk, S. (in press). Finding their way home: Factors associated with reunification for American Indian and White adults. Children and Youth Services Review. doi:10.1016/j.childyouth.2017.09.002

    Landers, A. L., Bellamy, J. L., Danes, S. M. & White Hawk, S. (in press). Internalizing and externalizing behavioral problems of American Indian children in the child welfare system. Children and Youth Services Review. doi:10.1016/j.childyouth.2017.08.014

    Landers, A. L. & Danes, S. M. (2016). Forgotten children: A critical review of the reunification of American Indian children in the child welfare system. Children and Youth Services Review, 71, 137-147. doi:10.1016/j.childyouth.2016.10.043