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Traumatizing Latino Communities

Monday, August 12th, 2019 @ 8:50AM

Social workers know about trauma. Much of our work is informed by our understanding of the long-term deleterious effects of trauma on individuals, families, and communities. This is especially true of trauma experienced by children and youth. Either the Trump Administration is oblivious of the terror they are perpetrating on…

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

Another Win For Child Development Accounts

Kudos to the Center for Social Development (CSD) at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis for another...

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

Children Should Not Fear School

I remember during my childhood the “duck and cover drills” we endured in the wake of the invention of the...


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Rep. Lee at Children’s Mental Health Symposium

Sunday, January 5th, 2014 @ 2:51PM

Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-13) spoke at the symposium on Federal Policies Impacting Children’s Mental Health Services held October 29, 2013 in the Cannon Caucus Room sponsored by CRISP and the McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research with assistance from...