Education Spotlight:

Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Behavior Analysis

ABA is an applied science and a profession that provides services to meet the diverse needs of individuals. The emphasis of the ABA doctoral program is on the development of behavior analysts who are scientist-practitioners. Students graduating from the program will receive training through coursework and research and practice activities with community partners. Visit the USF Office of Graduate Studies.

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Dr. Mario Hernandez Selected as Panelist for Capitol Hill Briefing
Dr. Hernandez was one of two panelists selected to speak at a Capitol Hill briefing entitled Children’s Mental Health: The Importance of Early Identification and Intervention on Friday, August 15th.
September 8 - 14: World Suicide Prevention Week
View letter from CFS's Steve Roggenbaum, gubernatorial appointment to Florida's Suicide Prevention Coordinating Council.  September 10 Event!
ABA Student Assistance Fund Yields Excellent Results
As we prepare for our Fall 2014 students in the ABA Masters program, we are proud to profile the productive efforts of our  Fall/Spring 2013 and Spring 2014 awardees of the Applied Behavior Analysis Student Assistance Fund.
5th Annual Cycling Out Autism Raises over $34,000 for Community Organizations
USF's Center for Autism & Related Disabiities and Applied Behavior Analysis Program were among local organizations supported by the event held April 5th.
Assistant Professor Tammy Jorgensen Smith Receives APSE Research Award
She was awarded the National Association for People Supporting Employment First (APSE) Research Award at the national conference held in Long Beach, California in July 2014.
Learning Academy Services at USF Selected to Showcase Work for Rehabilitation Services Administration
The Learning Academy and Employment Services was among only three programs at USF selected by the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation to showcase their work during a visit with Janet LaBreck, Commissioner of the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA).
AHCA Contract Amendment Adds $816,000 and Four Projects to Existing Contract
CFS's Mary Armstrong, PhD and Amy Vargo, MA are among faculty and staff who work on the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) contract.

Conferences & Special Events

September 10: World Suicide Prevention Day in Tampa

You’re invited to a special event September 10 from 6:30pm-8:30pm at the Carrollwood Cultural Center. The event is sponsored by the Tampa Bay Suicide Preventon Task Force, of which CFS's Steve Roggenbaum is a member.

Additional Resources:
Letter from Steve Roggenbaum, gubernatorial appointment to Florida's Suicide Prevention Coordinating Council.

Youth Suicide Prevention School-based Guide

September 10: World Suicide Prevention Day in Tampa

Announcements

28th Annual Research & Policy ConferenceSave the Date: March 22-25, 2015

 

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