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Latest News

CCF Research Receives Prestigious ABCD Grant


Congratulations to Dr. Raul Gonzalez, CCF Assistant Professor and Clinical Science in Child and Adolescent Psychology faculty member, for receiving a 12.7 million dollar ABCD grant from NIH to study drug addiction and adolescent brain development. More information can be found by following the link above.

CCF Research Featured on Univision


Dr. Hart recently spoke with Univision to discuss methods for getting young children interested in reading, using lessons learned in part from her work on early literacy. You can view the full article (in Spanish) by following the link above.

CCF Student Receives FIU Fellowship


Randi Cheatham-Johnson, CSCAP doctoral student with Dr. Kat Hart, recently received the FIU Equal Opportunity Programs and Diversity to receive the Delores Auzenne Fellowship. Congratulations to Randi and Dr. Hart!