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Training & Education

The Center for Children and Families is committed to providing extensive education and training opportunities for educators, mental health professionals, students and the community in evidence-based approaches through various programs that focus on child and adolescent mental health.

Education &  Training Highlights

  • 600 hours of training were provided to nearly 8,000 community professionals, including teachers, school psychologists, parents, and licensed mental health professionals in 2017.
  • 450 undergraduate and 97 graduate students from the FIU Clinical Science Program and Professional Counseling Program were trained at our center in 2017.
  • Nearly 500 professionals attended our 2018 Miami International Child & Adolescent Mental Health (MICAMH) Conference and 1,929 Continuing Education Credits were provided.
  • More than 2,400 Continuing Education Credits were provided through our online training and education website in 2017.


Providing experience for students via academic and treatment programs.

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Online Training

Video resources for parents and professionals about evidence-based practices that promote child and adolescent mental health.

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In-Service Training

Supporting educators in our community.

Learn about our in-service training


Continuing Education

Learn more about the continuing education opportunities we offer for professionals.

Participate in continuing education


Speaker Series

Lectures designed to provide professionals and students with strategies for understanding, identifying, and treating child mental health problems.

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MICAMH Conference

Leading interdisciplinary conference that presents state-of-the-art, evidence-based prevention and treatments for children and adolescent.

Learn about the conference


Summer Treatment Program

Learn more, participate or start your own.

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Educational treatment materials and assessment instruments for parents, teachers, mental health professionals and students.

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