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CCF seeking student research assistant

Monday, January 27, 2020

The Center for Children and Families is seeking a research assistant to conduct study assessments with participants and their parents, […]

Become a Brave Bunch counselor

Thursday, January 23, 2020

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

Helping parents raise successful, healthy and happy children

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Being a parent isn’t easy, but it can be less intimidating with the right help. FIU’s Center for Children and […]


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