Julie Atkinson. M.S.

Center for Human Development
University of Alaska Anchorage
2702 Gambell Street
Suite 103
Anchorage, AK 99503
Phone: 907-947-4399
Email: [email protected]
Login to Update Your Profile
Last Updated: November 13, 2017

Julie Atkinson. M.S.

Specialty Resource Contacts: AUCD Sexual Health Special Interest Group
Project/Program/Clinic Contacts: Friendships & Dating Program, Coordinator
Discipline(s): Human Development/Child Development
Public Administration
Sexual Health
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
Research: Sexual health, social skills, health disparities, community needs assessments, disability justice, research, evaluation
Education: Master of Science, Political Science, Public Policy
Utah State University, Logan, Utah
December 2005

Bachelor of Science, Political Science, State and Local Government
Boise State University, Boise, Idaho
May 2001
Service: 2017 - Present
Sexual Health Special Interest Group
Co-Chair, Association of University Centers on Disabilities



Ward, K.M., Atkinson, J.P., Smith, C.A., & Windsor, R. (2013). A friendships & dating program for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities: A formative evaluation. American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 51(1), 22-32.

Ward, K. & Atkinson, J. (2013). Preventing interpersonal violence for adults with developmental disabilities. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 72(1), 246 - 247.

Atkinson, J.A., & Ward, K.M. (2012). The development of an assessment of interpersonal violence for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Sexuality and Disability, 30(3), 301-309. doi 10.1007/s11195-012-9275-3

Ward, K. M., Windsor, R., & Atkinson, J. P. (2012). A process evaluation of the Friendships and Dating Program for adults with developmental disabilities: Measuring the fidelity of program delivery. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 33(1), 69-75. doi: 10.1016/j.ridd.2011.08.016