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ABA Master's Student Kelsey O’Neill Receives $16,000 Fellowship Grant from Behavioral Consulting of Tampa Bay
Monday, September 26, 2016 As part of the fellowship, Kelsey will complete one year of a paid practicum at BCOTB to help her gain a variety of experiences that will prepare her to become a Board Certified Behavior Analyst.
RMHC Master's Students Receive John A. Orphanidys Scholarship Award
Monday, September 12, 2016 Congratulations to Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling master’s students Claudia Cordero and Suresh Lama Tamang for being awarded the John A. Orphanidys Scholarship Award, sponsored by the Florida Chapter of the International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals (IARP).
National Suicide Prevention Week is September 5 - 11: Know the Signs
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 Many suicides can be prevented and each of us can help by reaching out and responding when concerned. By knowing the warning signs, we can be better prepared to intervene when we see a friend, coworker, neighbor, or relative in distress. Read letter from CFS's Stephen Roggenbaum, Gubernatorial appointee to Florida’s Suicide Prevention Coordinating Council.
CARD-USF Receives Funding for Pilot Program Aimed at Improving Wandering Outcomes for Individuals on the Autism Spectrum
Friday, August 26, 2016

The Center for Autism & Related Disabilities at USF is one of three CARD centers in the state to receive a $100,000 grant from the Florida Legislature to implement a pilot program that will help address the serious issue of individuals on the autism spectrum who may be at risk of wandering out into the community unsupervised.

CFS’s Stephen Roggenbaum and Natalie Romer have been named to the Florida Department of Education’s Suicide Awareness Training Workgroup
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Activities of the 12-member workgroup will support the 2016 Florida Legislative Statute 1012.583 requiring schools to provide continuing education and inservice training for youth suicide awareness and prevention.
Tribute to CFS Professor Dr. Teresa Nesman
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 Dr. Teresa Nesman, Applied Anthropologist and Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Child & Family Studies at USF, passed away peacefully on August 6th in Tampa, FL after a long illness.
CACREP and CORE Joint Accreditation Review Process Successfully Completed for RMHC
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 The USF Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling (M.A. degree) program now joins a handful of other higher education programs across the United States in successfully completing the joint review process offered as part of the 2013 affiliation agreement between the Council on Rehabilitation  Education (CORE)  and the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
FCIC Serves as Partner of 2016 ADA Disability Awareness Day
Monday, August 8, 2016 The Florida Center for Inclusive Communities (FCIC) recently partnered with organizations throughout Hillsborough County to plan an ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Disability Awareness Day Expo that took place at the Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) on July 23, 2016.
Presidential Candidates Silent On Child Poverty: Florida KIDS COUNT Director Norin Dollard Interviewed by Public News Service
Monday, July 25, 2016 She said it's "disappointing that neither candidate seems to see the impact that lifting kids out of poverty would have on all the other things they want to achieve."
21 Students from USF's ABA Program have their Research Presented at ABAI Convention
Thursday, June 23, 2016 Many of the students also attended the convention in Chicago, which gathers over 4,500 behavior analysts from all over the world.
Florida Now Ranked 40th in Overall Child Well-Being, 37th in Child Poverty According to Annual KIDS COUNT Data Book
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Florida needs to continue to improve to catch up to other states’ gains.
CFS's Steve Roggenbaum to Serve as Vice Chairperson for the Florida Suicide Prevention Coalition
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 The Coalition works to develop and implement suicide prevention, intervention and postvention strategies and programs in the state of Florida.
After nearly 59 years of marriage, Joe and Jean Subers die together: Dr. Donna Cohen Interviewed by Gainesville Sun
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 Dr. Cohen is one of the foremost authorities on how older persons and family members cope with aging and chronic illness. According to her research, an elderly murder-suicide occurs about every two weeks in Florida, which has one of the nation's highest percentages of seniors in its population.
Dr. Elizabeth Perkins Awarded Fellow Status from the Gerontological Society of America
Thursday, May 12, 2016 GSA is the world's oldest and largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to research, education, and practice in the field of aging.
Maricel Hernandez, CFS Fiscal & Business Specialist, Receives USF Outstanding Staff Awards
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 Each year, the University of South Florida System's Outstanding Staff Awards Program recognizes exceptional employees who demonstrate a commitment to the pursuit of excellence and a level of performance that exceeds the values and standards of the university.

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