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Lisa Stewart, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Health, Human Services and Public Policy
California State University Monterey Bay

Lisa Stewart, PhD, MSW is a Work-Family Research Network Early Career Scholar who has authored and coauthored two edited book chapters, three peer-reviewed articles and over 30 conference presentations related to the work-life integration challenges of employed family caregivers of children with mental health disabilities. Her current work explores disability-related family care and its impact on the health and employment status of family caregivers across the life course of the person with the disability. She is currently the Interim Program Director for the MSW Program at California State University Monterey Bay.

selected publications

  • Insights Into Time & Place Management: Does the influence of Time & Place Management (TPM) policies differ by worker family care responsibilities? (May 2014)
  • Brennan, E.M., Rosenzweig, J.M., Malsch, A.M., Stewart, L.M., Kjellstrand, J., & Coleman, D. (forthcoming). Supports for Working Parents of Children with Disabilities: A Cross-national Comparison of Inclusive Policies. In V. Dujon, J. Dillard, and E. Brennan (Eds.) Social Sustainability: A Multilevel Approach to Social Inclusion. New York, NY: Routlege.
  • Stewart, L.M. (2013). Exploring the impact of type of family care on work-family and family-work conflict. Journal of Family Issues. 34 (1). doi: 10.1177/0192513X12437708.
  • Rosenzweig, J. M., Huffstutter, K., Malsch, A., Stewart, L. M. & Brennan, E. M. (2011). Voices at the table: Views of parents and human resource professionals on managing the work-family boundary. Special Issue on Family Voices/ Perspectives for Best Practices in Mental Health: An International Journal, 7(1) 67-93.
  • Rosenzweig, J. M., Malsch, A. M., Brennan, E. M., Mills, K. L. & Stewart, L. M. (2010). Children/youth with disabilities: Their parents are your employees training manual and workbook. Portland, OR: Research and Training Center on Family Support and Children’s Mental Health, Portland State University.
  • Rosenzweig, J. M., Barnett R. C., Huffstutter, K. J., & Stewart, L.M. (2008). Work-life integration: History, theory, and strategy. In J. Rosenzweig & E. Brennan (Eds.), Work, life, and the mental health system of care: A guide for professionals supporting families of children with emotional or behavioral disorders. (pp. 89 -115). Baltimore, MD: Paul H. Brookes.