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RMHC Student Jenny Vosburg Receives John A. Orphanidys Scholarship
Friday, September 14, 2018 The John A. Orphanidys Scholarship, named after a leader in private sector vocational rehabilitation services in Florida, was established to recognize Florida vocational rehabilitation graduate students who have expressed a commitment to work in private vocational rehabilitation.
September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month: Invest Five Minutes To Save a Life
Friday, September 7, 2018 September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, and September 10 marks World Suicide Prevention Day. This targeted awareness, combined with two celebrity deaths by suicide this past summer and reports that suicide rates are increasing in Florida and nationwide (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2018) should be a call to action for all citizens.
ABA Faculty Member Dr. Sarah Bloom Serves as Invited Speaker at Conferences in Israel and Turkey
Friday, July 27, 2018 Dr. Bloom, Associate Professor in the Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Program in USF's Department of Child and Family Studies has recently returned from Israel and Turkey, where she served as invited speaker at two conferences focused on the field of applied behavior analysis.
Dr. Christina Dillahunt-Aspillaga Profiled in American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine's Research Spotlight
Sunday, July 1, 2018 As a faculty member in the Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling Program in the USF Department of Child and Family Studies, Dr. Dillahunt-Aspillaga focuses on the rehabilitation and community reintegration of civilians, service members, and veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury.
Dr. Kwang-Sun Blair Delivers Invited Workshops, Seminar, and Colloquium in South Korea
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 Dr. Blair delivered two workshops at the Korean School Psychology Association meeting, a seminar at Seoul Dawon School for children with developmental disabilities, and a colloquium at Kongju National University, during June 7 – 11 in South Korea.
CFS Faculty In the News
Monday, June 11, 2018 CFS faculty regularly share expertise in areas of their research interests.
Naples Daily News Commentary: Dr. Norin Dollard Discusses Juvenile Arrests and Baker Act Examinations
Thursday, June 7, 2018 June 7, 2018 Commentary: As Florida’s juvenile arrests declined, Baker Act examinations skyrocketed
Rightpath Research & Innovation Center at USF Receives $1.3 Million Research Grant from U.S. Department of Education
Friday, June 1, 2018 Dr. Trina D. Spencer of the Rightpath Center will work with a team over the next four years to help reduce the language-based achievement gap in primary grades.
WFLA: Dr. Karen Berkman Interviewed Regarding Autism and Water Safety
Thursday, May 31, 2018 WFLA's Rod Carter interviewed Dr. Karen Berkman, Executive Director of the Center for Autism & Related Disabilities at USF regarding water safety for individuals with autism. He also profiled a partnership with the Tampa Interbay Rotary Club, which helps to raise money for CARD-USF and the Applied Behavior Analysis Program at USF each year through the Cycling for Autism Event.
Dr. Kearns’ Work Cited by NIH Team
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 A recent presentation profiled on the American Psychological Association’s website references work conducted by Dr. William Kearns and team on their research on the use of advanced technologies for the remediation of cognitive impairment related to dementia and traumatic brain injuries.
Dr. William Kearns Interviewed by Tampa's Bay News 9 about Technology to Reduce Falls in Older Adults
Thursday, May 10, 2018 Prof. William Kearns was interviewed on May 8, 2018 by Dr. Randy Shuck of Spectrum News Bay News 9 about his novel technology for predicting falls in older adults using a form of radar and higher-order mathematics known as fractals.
Dr. Heather Peshak George Serves as Contribution Editor of Special Issue on PBIS for the Journal of Behavioral Disorders
Thursday, May 3, 2018 In addition, CFS faculty Karen Cox, MA, Lauren Evanovich, PhD, Heather Peshak George, PhD,  Devon Minch, PhD and Therese Sandomierski, PhD have published articles in the Special Issue.
New Fall 2018 Course: Applications of Research in Community Settings
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Students from ALL majors who are looking to gain hands-on experience with research in a collaborative interdisciplinary team approach are welcome to take IDS 2600: Applications of Research in Community Settings.
FCIC’s Trainee Gary Lam featured on AUCD’s Emerging Leaders Map
Monday, April 23, 2018 Gary Yu Hin Lam, doctoral candidate in School Psychology at the University of South Florida and trainee with the Florida Center for Inclusive Communities (FCIC), is currently being featured on the AUCD Emerging Leaders Map. This map highlights diverse trainees and early career leaders across the Association of University Centers on Disabilities’ network (AUCD).
CFS's Steve Roggenbaum Hosts Presentation on Helping to Reduce Self-Harming and Suicidal Behavior Among Adolescents
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Dr. James Mazza from the University of Washington provided an interactive discussion about DBT STEPS-A and its structure in offering New Hope for schools in addressing students’ needs that focus on emotion regulation, particularly in self-harming and/or suicidal behavior.

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