Articles by: Rosanna Castro

Webinar: Trauma-informed care

Webinar: Trauma-informed care

The School of Education and Human Development hosted a free webinar focused on trauma-informed approaches and care strategies that teachers […]

FIU reading program receives national award for its community impact

FIU reading program receives national award for its community impact

The Reading Explorers Program at FIU’s Center for Children and Families was nationally recognized with a Pacesetter Award for supporting […]

What to do if your child is bullied

What to do if your child is bullied

October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Statistics show approximately one in five students in the U.S. have experienced bullying and […]

Supporting LGBTQ+ youths’ mental health during a pandemic

Supporting LGBTQ+ youths’ mental health during a pandemic

To help LGBTQ+ youth who are facing increased challenges during the coronavirus pandemic, FIU’s Center for Children and Families is […]

Female faculty making an impact

Female faculty making an impact

For Women’s History Month, the FIU Center for Children and Families (CCF) is celebrating the female faculty who are making […]

Rapper tweets about his quote in FIU psychology professor’s book

Rapper tweets about his quote in FIU psychology professor’s book

Rapper Kid Cudi showed a fan some love on Twitter after she thanked him for being open about his mental […]

12 tips to help kids cope with social distancing

12 tips to help kids cope with social distancing

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, social distancing does not have to mean social isolation. Extended isolation could lead to depressed mood […]

Save the date: Miami International Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference

Save the date: Miami International Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference

More than 550 mental health professionals and students from across the nation will convene Feb. 5-7 for the 2020 Miami […]

Giving children positive consequences

Giving children positive consequences

Dr. Daniel Bagner, professor of psychology and the director of the Early Childhood Behavior Lab at FIU’s Center for Children […]

Researchers disagree over new ADHD treatment guidelines

Researchers disagree over new ADHD treatment guidelines

The American Academy of Pediatrics recently released new guidelines recommending children five or older diagnosed with ADHD to take medication […]