Husain Lateef, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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​Husain Lateef’s research focuses on the role African-centered approaches may have in improving outcomes of youth prevention programs for African American youth. While a doctoral student, he began authoring theory-driven publications to advance knowledge in social work about culturally responsive practice with African American youth. He is currently examining the relationship between African-centered constructs and indicators of positive youth development among African American youth.