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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 […]

Become a Brave Bunch counselor

Become a Brave Bunch counselor

The Mental Health Interventions and Technology Selective Mutism (MINT SM) Program is recruiting individuals interested in serving as counselors for […]

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 […]

Should you medicate toddlers diagnosed with ADHD?

Should you medicate toddlers diagnosed with ADHD?

Written by: Enrique Torres Doctors often recommend medicating children who have an attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) diagnosis. After all, various […]

Igniting curiosity at the 2019 Children’s Trust Expo

Igniting curiosity at the 2019 Children’s Trust Expo

When naming the states of matter most can identify the basics: solids, liquids and gases. But what about plasma? Although […]

Helping children cope with mass shootings

Helping children cope with mass shootings

With the recent mass shootings around South Florida and the nation, parents and children are dealing with a frightening new […]