Upcoming CCF Fall Speaker Series Event

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Venue:Center for Children and Families, MMC, AHC I, Rm 140

Upcoming CCF Workshop: Linking the Interests of Families and Teachers (LIFT): A Brief School-Based Preventive Intervention Targeting Youth Problem Behaviors by J. Mark Eddy, PhD

This workshop is free of charge for the Children’s Trust & MDCPS affiliates
Non-affiliates cost = $95
*** Learning Objectives:

At the end of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

1. Describe the rationale and research findings behind the LIFT program
2. Demonstrate key techniques used in this evidence-based preventative intervention
3. Describe important considerations for the implementation of the LIFT program
Seating is limited, so please register in advance to secure your spot

For a full listing of CCF speakers, registration information, and directions please go to: http://casgroup.fiu.edu/CCF/pages.php?id=4082

About the Presenter: J. Mark Eddy, Ph.D.

J. Mark Eddy, Ph.D., is Director of Research for Partners for Our Children at the University of Washington’s School of Social Work. He specializes in conducting randomized controlled trials of family-based prevention and intervention programs. Dr. Eddy is an associate editor of the professional journal Prevention Science, and co-edited the recently published book, Children of Incarcerated Parents: A Handbook for Researchers and Practitioners (Urban Institute Press).