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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.
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Students

Providing experience for students via academic and treatment programs.

Gain experience

 

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Online Training

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

Start training

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In-Service Training

Supporting educators in our community.

Learn about our in-service training

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Continuing Education

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

Participate in continuing education

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Speaker Series

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

Explore series

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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

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Summer Treatment Program

Learn more, participate or start your own.

Get started with STP

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Resources

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

Use our resources