Tanisha Tate Woodson, Ph.D.

Research Associate

Evaluation Project Director

Phone: (503) 243- 2436 x 118

Fax: (503) 243- 2454

Email: woodson@npcresearch.com

Dr. Tanisha Tate Woodson joined NPC Research as a Research Associate in November 2019. Dr. Woodson has more than 13 years of experience developing, implementing and managing collaborative projects on a variety of research topics including early childhood education, health care quality, behavioral health, positive youth development and community development.

At NPC, Dr. Woodson works on a variety of evaluation studies, including evaluations of: The Sargent Shriver Civil Right to Counsel Act, District of Columbia’s Civil Legal Counsel Projects Program, National Evaluation of Family Treatment Courts, and several treatment count evaluations.

Over the course of her research career, she has used a variety of research methods and approaches and incorporated a community-based participatory research and equity evaluation lens for studying the most vulnerable populations.

Dr. Woodson has authored peer-reviewed articles, presented her research at national conferences and taught college courses in research methods, program evaluation, and community-based research approaches. She earned her master’s degree in Health Management and Policy from the University of Michigan, and her doctorate in Social Welfare from Case Western Reserve University.

Projects, Publications, and Presentations

On this page you can access all the reports, publications, and projects relevant to specific staff and available to the public from NPC Research. In one of the fields below, enter a title, choose a type (project, publication, or presentation) from the drop-down menu, or choose a topic area from the drop-down. The results will sort automatically. Click on bold type for more information on any item of interest.

Title Type Category
National Evaluation of Family Treatment Courts (NEFTC) project Criminal Justice, Drug Courts/ Problem-Solving Courts, Early Childhood and Family Well-Being, Substance Abuse Treatment
Benton County Drug Treatment Court Process and Outcome Evaluation project Criminal Justice, Drug Courts/ Problem-Solving Courts, Substance Abuse Treatment
Sargent Shriver Civil Counsel Act Evaluation project Other