Kelly, D. (2018). Critical Areas to Promote Resilience amid Cancer treatment Environments among Black Women – A Commentary. Journal of Cancer & Oncology, 2(3).
Kelly, D. & Varghese, R. (2018). Institutional Oppression: Examining the Experiences of Blacks in Education, Criminal Justice and Child Welfare. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment. DOI: 10.1080/10911359.2018.1466751.
Kelly, D. (2018). Generative Fatherhood and Children’s Future Civic Engagement: A Conceptual Model of the Relationship Between Paternal Engagement and Child’s Developing Prosocial Skills. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, DOI: 10.1080/10911359.2017.1418469.
Kelly, D. (2017). Civic-Political Development in the Context of Economic Apartheid in Distressed Communities: A Theoretical Model. Advances in Applied Sociology, 7, 378-390
Kelly, D. & Paul, M.S. (2017). Veterans-By-Proxy: A Conceptual Framework of Ambiguous Loss Among Children of Combat Veterans. Journal of Family Social Work, DOI: 10.1080/10522158.2017.1321605.
Kelly, D. (2013), The Civic Legacy of the Civil Rights Era: Exploring the Values of a Movement. Smith College Studies in Social Work, 83(4), 427-445.
Kelly, D. (2013), Community attachment, religious participation, and quality of life satisfaction among adults involved in civic participation. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Enviornment, 23(5), 561-572.
Araujo, B. and Kelly, D. (2010), Deconstructing social disconnectedness to understand the cross-national transmission of racism: A perspective of critical race theory. The International Journal of Diversity in Organizations, Communities and Nations, 10(1), 309-320.
Kelly, D. (2009), In preparation for adulthood: Exploring civic participation and social trust among young minorities. Youth & Society, 40(4), 526-540.
Kelly, Diann (2008), The lost population: Status offenders in America - A Book Review. CHOICE - Current Reviews for Academic Libraries.
Kelly, Diann (2008), A world of gangs: Armed young men and gangsta culture - A Book Review. CHOICE - Current Reviews for Academic Libraries.
Kelly, Diann (2008), Youth, crime, and justice: A global Inquiry - A Book Review. CHOICE - Current Reviews for Academic Libraries.
Kelly, Diann (2008), Civic Readiness: Preparing Toddlers and Young Children for Civic Education and Sustained Engagement. National Civic Review.
Kelly, Diann (2007), Nanny cam exposé. Newsday, A36-A37.
Kelly, Diann (2006), Desperate Measures: Why send children away from their community for the care that they critically need? Newsday, 36-37.
Kelly, Diann (2006), Desperate measures: Why send children away from their community for the care that they critically need? New York Newsday, April 2, 2006, A36-37..
Kelly, Diann (2006), Parents’ influence on youths’ civic behaviors: The civic context of the caregiving environment. Families in Society, 87(3), 447-455.
Mallow, Alissa and Kelly, Diann (2006), Unraveling the layers of cultural competence: Exploring the Meaning of Meta-Cultural Competence in the therapeutic community. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, 5(3), 63-74..
Kelly, D. (2005), Beyond problem solving: the social worker as risk manager and educator. School Social Work, 29(2), 40-52.
Palley, E. & Kelly, D. (2003), Understanding Federal laws and its limitations regarding the identification and treatment of childhood depression: an analysis of IDEA. School Social Work, 28(1), 68-83.