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A Look at Online Behaviors of Adolescent Girls in the United States and New Zealand
Friday, September 16, 2005 CFS's Ilene Berson Reveals Findings from Cross-National Collaborative Effort.
Literacy Development: CFS Evaluates Impact Of Program For Early Childhood Educators And Preschool Children
Friday, September 16, 2005 A project providing a unique, comprehensive approach to improving literacy, reading readiness and social-emotional functioning of children from birth to five years of age was recently implemented in Pinellas County.
CFS Training Helps Increase Employment Success for Those With Developmental Disabilities
Wednesday, September 7, 2005 Staff have introduced a number of individuals with development disabilities, their families, and support networks to the concept and feasibility of Micro-Enterprises.
Hillsborough County GEAR UP Wins Support Through Accountability
Saturday, September 3, 2005 Designed to increase the number of low-income students who are prepared to enter and succeed in postsecondary education, students entering both Blake and Hillsborough High Schools have had an array of educational and enrichment support services.
CFS Helps Initiate Alliance For Youth In Unregulated, Private Residential Treatment Programs
Tuesday, August 23, 2005 A multi-disciplinary task force has formed at the Department of Child and Family Studies to study the issues regarding the growing number of reports pertaining to the exploitation, mistreatment and abuse of youth in unregulated, private residential treatment programs.
Tools for Positive Behavior Change Program to Begin in Hardee
Monday, August 22, 2005 A 30 hour course based on the work of Dr. Glenn Latham, author of the highly acclaimed book The Power of Positive Parenting will begin September 6th.
Florida KIDS COUNT Responds to National Calls to Action For Unemployed Parents
Monday, August 1, 2005 This year's Data Book reveals a critical need for state and local leaders to build support for vulnerable parents in a more systematic, comprehensive, and integrated way.
Tampa Boasts First Spanish Language Chapter of Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health
Thursday, July 21, 2005 A national family-run organization dedicated exclusively to helping children with mental health needs and their families achieve a better quality of life has established its first ever Spanish Chapter in the Tampa Bay area.
New Resource Directory Serves African American Community
Monday, July 18, 2005 CFS Professor Richard Briscoe helps develop valuable guide for the Tampa Bay area.
Experts In Mental Health Screening Identify Real World Benefits
Monday, July 11, 2005 Screening to detect depression, the risk of suicide, and other mental disorders is an effective way to identify youth problems and is important for several reasons.
New Study Shares Proven Approaches For Investing in the Nation's Children
Wednesday, June 22, 2005 Increasing health costs and rising enrollment have created a major strain on funds that support children in publicly-financed managed care programs.
Personnel Training Modules Support Youth Transition to Adulthood
Tuesday, June 21, 2005 Researchers from the University of South Florida are piloting personnel training modules that will enable professionals and caretakers to assist youth with EBD in making the connection between their behavior and what happens to them.
CFS's Norin Dollard and the Hillsborough Community Evaluation Team are Highlighted in the April Technical Assistance Partnership Newsletter.
Monday, May 16, 2005 The Hillsborough team is a group of community members trained to evaluate systems and services, working to ensure that the family perspective is part of evaluation and quality improvement for organizations that serve children and families.
GEAR UP at Blake High School Graduates First Group of Seniors
Thursday, May 12, 2005 To date, 60 students have already been accepted into two-year or four-year colleges.
Tools for Positive Behavior Change Program to Begin in Polk
Monday, May 2, 2005 The Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) will be offering a course based on the work of Dr. Glenn Latham, author of the highly acclaimed book The Power of Positive Parenting.

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