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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.
USF Autism Program Expands to SPC
Thursday, May 26, 2016 ABC Action News: According to the latest statistic from Autism Speaks" nearly 1 in 45 kids are born with some form of autism. It's an issue affecting many families here in the Tampa Bay Area and experts at USF are stepping forward to help.
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.
Ms. Wheelchair Florida 2016 has recognized CFS's Dr. Elizabeth Perkins as a Tiara Tuesday Recipient
Friday, May 6, 2016 Ms. Wheelchair Florida 2016 Heather Taylor is showcasing inspirational stories during her Tiara Tuesdays series, in which she recognizes individuals who are servant-hearted, empowers individuals with disabilities, has any type of disability, and is willing to have their story shared to help raise awareness and motivate others for positive change.
Dr. Donna Cohen Interviewed by National Right to Life News Today
Monday, May 2, 2016 While rare, Dr. Cohen says homicide-suicide among the elderly appears to be on the rise.
VA Smart Home Project Team & RMHC Faculty William Kearns Place Third in National Competition
Thursday, April 28, 2016 The the National Brain Trust competition was part of a summit hosted by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Center for Innovation to help facilitate national, partnership-based solutions in the general areas of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI), and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
Dr. Norín Dollard Discusses Parental Incarceration with Pensacola News Journal
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 “The numbers are quite staggering,” said Norín Dollard, director of Florida KIDS COUNT. “It’s a much bigger deal than I think a lot of people are accustomed to thinking about. The acts of crime and the cost of incarceration are very familiar, but the children who are left behind and the cost to them isn’t as well understood.”
Suicide among the Elderly: Dr. Donna Cohen Interviewed by Orlando Sentinel
Monday, April 25, 2016 USF professor Donna Cohen, who researches homicide and suicide among the elderly, said that suicide pacts and mercy killings are a statistical anomaly.
New Report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation Reveals that Florida has the Third Largest Number of Children who have Experienced Parental Incarceration
Monday, April 25, 2016 According to a new report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, A Shared Sentence: The Devastating Toll of Parental Incarceration on Kids, Families and Communities, 312,000 of Florida’s children have experienced the separation of a parent due to incarceration.
Autism Awareness Month: CARD-USF Profiled on WFLA
Friday, April 22, 2016 CARD-USF's Liz Burke shares how businesses across Tampa Bay are partnering with the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities at USF to become more autism-friendly by not only serving customers with autism, but hiring individuals with autism through a special internship program with students from the Learning Academy at USF.

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