Jini L Roby

Summary

Affiliation: Brigham Young University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The African orphan crisis and international adoption
    Jini L Roby
    School of Social Work, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Soc Work 51:199-210. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Social justice and intercountry adoptions: the role of the U.S. social work community
    Jini L Roby
    School of Social Work, Brigham Young University, School of Social Work, UT 84602, USA
    Soc Work 58:295-303. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of a breast-feeding education intervention among Spanish-speaking families
    Jini L Roby
    School of Social Work at Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 40:15-31. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Adoption activities on the Internet: a call for regulation
    Jini L Roby
    School of Social Work, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Soc Work 55:203-12. 2010

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint The African orphan crisis and international adoption
    Jini L Roby
    School of Social Work, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Soc Work 51:199-210. 2006
    ..The authors conclude that although international adoptions should be used as a last-resort solution, and with tight regulations, the potential benefits to some children merit the opening of a dialogue on the topic...
  2. ncbi request reprint Social justice and intercountry adoptions: the role of the U.S. social work community
    Jini L Roby
    School of Social Work, Brigham Young University, School of Social Work, UT 84602, USA
    Soc Work 58:295-303. 2013
    ..While acknowledging that these issues are complex, authors provide suggestions for corrective policy and practice measures...
  3. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of a breast-feeding education intervention among Spanish-speaking families
    Jini L Roby
    School of Social Work at Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 40:15-31. 2004
    ..Additionally, the study indicated that Latino women are more likely to access health care services from agencies providing services in Spanish, regardless of their secondary fluency in English...
  4. ncbi request reprint Adoption activities on the Internet: a call for regulation
    Jini L Roby
    School of Social Work, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Soc Work 55:203-12. 2010
    ..In this article, the authors review the landscape of current Internet-based adoption activities, examine the benefits and risks of Internet-based adoption activities, and call for social work self-regulation and leadership...