• Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Kennedy, H., DeChants, J., Bender, K., Anyon Y. (In press). A systematic review of environmental outcomes associated with youth participatory action research. Journal of Community Psychology. 

    Barman-Adhikari, A., DeChants, J., Brydon, D., Portillo-Perez, A., & Bender, K., On the fringes: How youth experiencing homelessness conceptualize social and economic inequality- A Photovoice study. Journal of Community Psychology.

    Wilson, J., Bender, K., & DeChants, J. (In press). Beyond the classroom: The impact of a university­ based civic hackathon addressing homelessness. Journal of Social Work Education.

    Anyon, Y., Roscoe, J., Bender, K., Kennedy, H., DeChants, J., Begun, S., Amoresano, C., & Crawley, K. (2019). Reconciling adaptation and fidelity: Implications for scaling up high quality youth voice programs. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 40(1), 1-15.

    Shelton, J., DeChants, J., Bender, K., Hsu, H., Santa Maria, D., Petering, R., Ferguson, K., Narendorf, S., & Barman-Adhikari, A. (2018) Homelessness and housing experiences among LGBTQ youth and young adults: An intersectional examination across seven U.S. cities. CityScape 20(3) 9-33.

    Anyon, Y., Bender, K., Kennedy, H., DeChants, J., (2018). A systematic review of  Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR) in the United States: Youth outcomes, methodologies, and future directions. Health Education and Behavior 46(6)

    Walls, N.E., Kattari, S.K., & DeChants, J. (2018). Transmasculine parenting spectrum: Beyond a gendered fatherhood. Social Work Research. 

    DeChants, J., Kennedy, H., & Anyon, Y. (2018). Beyond the Tipping Point: Modifying the Five C’s to Empower Transgender and Gender Expansive Youth. Youth Voice Journal, 8, 44-45.

    Bender, K., Begun, S., Dunn, K., Mackay, E., & DeChants, J. (2018). Homeless Youths’ Interest in Social Action Via Photovoice. Journal of Community Practice 26(1):107-120.

    Bender, K., Barman-Adhikari, A., DeChants, J., Haffejee, B., Anyon, Y., Begun, S., Portillo, A., & Dunn, K. (2017). Asking for Change: Feasibility, acceptability, and preliminary outcomes of a manualized Photovoice intervention with youth experiencing homelessness. Children and Youth Services Review, 81, 379-389.

    Kattari, S.K., Barman-Adhikari, A., DeChants, J., & Rice, E. (2017) Social networks and sexual risk factor differences between cisgender heterosexual and cisgender LGBQ homeless youth. Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services.

    DeChants, J. (2015) Name and Gender Marker Change Policies as Barriers to Legal Transition. The LGBTQ Policy Journal at the Harvard Kennedy School.

  • Publications Under Review

  • Bender, K., Wilson, J., Adelman, E., DeChants, J., & Rutherford, M. A human-centered design seminar on youth homelessness: Course design, student growth and idea development. Journal of Social Work Education. [Under review].

  • Book Chapters

  • DeChants, J., Grant, J.M. & Kattari, S. K. Conducting community based participatory research with transgender and non-binary communities. In S. Kattari, E. Walls, L. Kattari, K., Kinney (Eds.) Social Work and Health Care with Transgender and Nonbinary Individuals and Communities. [Under review].

    DeChants, J., Bender, K., Stone, K. (in press). Incorporating Youth Voice into Services for Young People Experiencing Homelessness. In H. Larkin, A. Aykanian & C. Streeter (eds.) Homelessness Intervention and Prevention in Social Work. New York City, NY: Springer.

  • Community Reports

  • DeChants, J. (2016). Parent Concerns about Teen Health and Well-being and Reactions to the Healthy Kids Colorado Survey: Results and Recommendations from Focus Groups with Parents in Four Counties. Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment.

    Kattari, S.K., Whitfield, D.L., DeChants, J., & Alvarez, A.R.G. (2016). Barriers to health faced by transgender and non-binary Black and minority ethnic people. United Kingdom: Race Equity Foundation. Available at:http://www.better-health.org.uk/briefings/barriers-health-faced-transgender-and-non-binary-black-and-minority-ethnic-people

This portfolio last updated: 15-May-2020 3:50 PM