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National Institute on Aging Funds Project to Monitor Electric Powered Wheelchair Navigation by Elderly with Cognitive Impairments
Monday, September 18, 2017 Dr. Kearns will be the lead on the USF subcontract.
Dr. David Chiriboga Serves on APA Multicultural Guidelines Revision Task Force
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Retitled Multicultural Guidelines: A Reconsideration and Applications and approved by APA’s Council in August 2017, the revised document reflects the significant growth in research and theory regarding multicultural contexts since the original 2002 guidance was adopted, and encourages psychologists to consider how knowledge and understanding of intersectional identity develops from and is disseminated within professional psychological practice.
Dr. Christina Dillahunt-Aspillaga Receives Travel Funds from United Faculty of Florida at USF
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 The funds will help cover her travel to the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM) conference held this October in Atlanta, GA.
CFS Faculty In the News
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 Recent faculty in the news include: Dr. Oliver T. Massey on cyber bullying, Dr. Karen Berkman on Tampa's Autism Friendly Initiative, and Dr. Norin Dollard on the new release of the 2017 Florida KIDS COUNT County Child Well-being Index.
CFS Provides Professional Development Training on Contracts and Grants for Principal Investigators
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 CFS Unit Research Administrator Janet Reyes has been providing very useful information and receiving excellent reviews from faculty who have attended.
New Center at USF to Focus on Early Intervention as Right Path to Success for Young Children
Monday, July 24, 2017 A new center has been established by the University of South Florida aimed at improving the well-being and academic success of vulnerable children in Florida, nationally and globally. The primary mission of the USF Rightpath Research and Innovation Center is to employ cutting edge research methods to develop, evaluate, and disseminate tools, strategies, and programs that elevate achievement of vulnerable children.
Conn Memorial Foundation Honors CFS Chair Dr. Mario Hernandez for Service to the Board
Thursday, July 13, 2017 The Foundation provides leadership and grants to Hillsborough County’s nonprofits that focus on the educational achievement of children and youth in low-income neighborhoods, as well as  supporting the development of leaders who work in the nonprofit world.
USF Researchers Among Presenters at Pasco County Anti-bullying Event
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Topics included the use of storytelling in combatting bullying, cyberbullying and creating positive relationships in schools.
Dr. William Kearns to Moderate Expert Panel at 2017 International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics World Conference
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 In his role as President of the International Society for Gerontechnology, Dr. Kearns will moderate the expert panel of internationally renowned robotocists who will discuss Using Robots to Address the Psychosocial, Health and Functional Needs of Older Adults.
Florida Ranks 40th in Latest National Report for Overall Child Well-Being
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
State’s children continue to face serious obstacles despite impressive improvements in health insurance coverage. Read state press release. Read Florida KIDS COUNT Blog.
Dr. Ray Miltenberger Receives CBCS Outstanding Graduate Faculty Mentor Award
Thursday, May 4, 2017 This award recognizes faculty who demonstrate the highest level of quality in the mentoring of graduate students in teaching, research, and service. Dr. Miltenberger has mentored 50 master's students to graduation since the inception of the ABA master's program in 2006.
Letter: 2017 Children's Mental Health Awareness Day
Thursday, May 4, 2017 The College of Behavioral & Community Sciences at the University of South Florida applauds Mayor Bob Buckhorn for joining mayors and governors throughout the nation proclaiming Thursday, May 4th as National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day. Read letter from CFS faculty Drs. Mary Armstrong and Mario Hernandez.
St. Petersburg College, Clearwater Campus Opens The Learning Academy for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 The Learning Academy at the University of South Florida is a customized transition program that assists in preparing young adults diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder for employment.
Dr. Ray Miltenberger Presents Keynote Address at Kansas ABA
Monday, April 24, 2017 USF’s ABA Program Director Dr. Raymond Miltenberger gave the Keynote Address April 22 at the Kansas Association for Behavior Analysis 2017 Annual Conference in Overland Park, Kansas. The title of his presentation was “Lessons Learned from 25 Years of Research on Teaching Safety Skills.”
City of Tampa Partners with CARD USF on Autism Friendly Tampa Initiative
Monday, April 10, 2017

Members of CARD-USF were recognized by Mayor Bob Buckhorn during his State of the City Address on April 4 as he announced their partnership and the city's new Autism Friendly initiative.

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