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Our faculty and staff are national leading experts in child and adolescent mental health. Their research is extensive and has appeared on different platforms including many top-tier national publications, such as TODAY.comThe New York TimesWashington PostUSA Today and Univision.

Our experts can comment on different topics including:

  • ADHD and other behavioral problems
  • Bullying
  • Anxiety and phobias
  • Depression and other mood conditions
  • Effects of disasters and terrorism on youth
  • Substance abuse in teens
  • Academic problems in school and more 

 

Our team is available to assist with news inquiries involving faculty and staff, education, as well as research and programs. 

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Miami International Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference

Monday, November 20, 2017

Join FIU’s Center for Children and Families as they host the Miami International Child & Adolescent Mental Health (MICAMH) Conference […]

Study Shows A.D.H.D Rarely Begins in Adulthood

Friday, November 03, 2017

In just the past few years, researchers have identified what they believe is an adult version of attention deficit disorder: […]

Young women: Breast cancer doesn’t care how old you are

Monday, October 30, 2017

As part of an op-ed series, FIU News shares the expertise and diverse perspectives of members of the university community. In […]

Events

The CCF offers various events throughout the year for students, faculty, professionals and the community to disseminate evidence-based information on child and adolescent mental health. 

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MICAMH Conference

The Miami International Child & Adolescent Health Conference is interdisciplinary and presents state-of-the-art, evidence-based prevention and treatments for children and adolescents.

Learn about the conference

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Speaker Series

For professionals, current tools for understanding, identifying, and treating mental health problems in children.

Learn about our Speaker Series

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Free Parenting Workshops

Parenting doesn't come with an instruction manual but we can give you the tips and tricks you need to make parenting more manageable.

Join our free workshops

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Annual Report for 2016

Discover the Center for Children and Families' innovative treatments, achievements, success stories and publications.