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New Training Modules Support Educators of Young Children with Challenging Behavior
Friday, December 31, 2004 Thanks to a joint project of Florida State University and the University of South Florida, early childhood education and special education professionals can find help through a new set of training modules that demonstrate effective ways to help young children with challenging behavior and their families.
Research and Training Center to Reach 25-Year Mark
Saturday, November 20, 2004 An award of 4.125 million dollars to USF's Research and Training Center for Children's Mental Health will support continued research on service systems for children and youth with serious emotional disturbances and their families.
New Funding Will Evaluate Intervention Model for Severe Behavior Problems in School
Friday, November 19, 2004 The Department of Child and Family Studies has received a four-year, $4,300,000 grant to evaluate a school-based intervention model used for students having severe behavior problems.
Parent Support Program Will Enhance Education for Children Who Have Emotional Disturbances
Thursday, November 18, 2004 The Office of Special Education Programs at the US Department of Education has awarded $750,000 to CFS to address one of the major challenges facing public schools today.
Behavioral Health Initiatives
Wednesday, November 17, 2004 New Funding To Help Fill In The Gap Between What Is Known to Work and What Is Being Practiced in the Field.
CFS Announces $10 Million in New Grants to Improve the Lives of Children and Families
Wednesday, November 17, 2004 The money will support projects to better serve children with mental health needs in areas from the classroom to the community.
Thomas G. Haring Award for Research
Tuesday, November 2, 2004 CFS staff to be recognized at the 2004 Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps (TASH) Conference in Reno, Nevada November 17 - 20.
GEAR UP Partners with Starbucks Foundation to Improve Literacy at Memorial Middle School
Tuesday, October 5, 2004 A partnership between the GEAR UP program and The Starbucks Foundation is putting the spotlight on some teens during poetry readings at local Starbucks coffee shops.
Faith-Based Initiative Brings Churches Together to Strengthen Family Supports
Sunday, July 18, 2004 All local pastors were invited to assist in the development of a resource guide for community members to use in their search for children's services and supports.
Tampa Tribune Editorial: Florida Shows Progress In Caring For Its Youth
Monday, June 14, 2004 Dean David Shern Shares View on New Release of KIDS COUNT Data and the Well-Being of Florida's Children and Youth.
Florida KIDS COUNT Responds to National Calls to Action For At-Risk Youth
Thursday, June 3, 2004 The newly released Annie E. Casey Foundation 2004 National KIDS COUNT Data Book reveals that Florida's rank remains unchanged from last year, placing the state 34th among all states on the well-being of America's children. More significant is the fact that from 1996 to 2001 Florida improved in eight out of 10 measures reflecting child welfare.
CFS's Dr. Krista Kutash Receives Outstanding Contributions Award for 2004
Wednesday, April 21, 2004 On April 26, The National Association of Rehabilitation Research and Training Centers (NARRTC) recognized her work and contributions.
Living With a Brother Who Has Autism
Thursday, April 15, 2004 A Sister Shares Heartwarming Story.
Supporting Autism in Schools:
Thursday, April 15, 2004 A Little School is Making a Big Difference
New from Oxford University Press!
Monday, March 29, 2004 CFS Staff Publish Text entitled Mental Health Services - A Public Health Perspective, Second Edition, and Author a Chapter on Children's Mental Health Services.

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