CFS Summer of Grants
During summer 2014, the Department of Child & Family Studies (CFS) submitted 21 grant applications. Ten have received funding including.
MHLP Professor Goes "Beyond the Numbers" in an Interview on Veteran Suicides
Larry Schonfeld, PhD, was recently interviewed by WUSF's Bobbie O'Brien about veteran suicide research. Though the VA claims an average of 22 veterans commit suicide every day, most of these are elderly vets who did not see combat. Dr. Schonfeld states that it can be difficult to gather data on veteran suicide and that it's important to find the reasons behind veteran suicide so effective treatment and prevention programs can be developed.
2015 Annual Research & Policy Conference on Child, Adolescent and Young Adult Behavioral Health
View the confirmed plenary speakers for the March 22 - 25, 2015 Conference.
WFLA profiles two CBCS programs working together to fast track children on the Autism spectrum into mainstream schools.
This collaborative effort between the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities at USF and the Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters is getting global attention.