- Infants & Toddlers
DCRC’s Mission is to promote social and emotional development, foster resilience and build skills for school and life success in children birth through school-age, as well as to promote the resilience of the adults who care for them.
Watch our video montage to find out more about the Center for Resilient Children!
~ OhioGuidestone, located in Berea, Ohio, uses the Devereux Early Childhood Assessment (DECA) as part of their home-based early childhood mental health program for children birth-6 years old. >>View video here
~ Child Guidance and Family Solutions, located in Akron, Ohio, produced a wonderful video that speaks to their work around supporting the healthy growth and development of the children they serve. See how they use the Devereux Early Childhood Assessment (DECA) Program as a resource to support social and emotional health! >>View video here
~ The United Way of Greater Cincinnati has partnered with the Devereux Center for Resilient Children to create a system that measures social-emotional skills in school-age children using the Devereux Student Strengths Assessment (DESSA). Listen to an interview about the study conducted by Cincinnati’s 91.7 WVXU radio station, with the United Way of Greater Cincinnati Community Impact Director Patricia Nagelkirk and Bill Bresser, director of Kentucky Operations for the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Cincinnati. >>Listen here
DCRC is pleased to announce the dates and locations for a variety of professional development events designed to promote the social/emotional health of children and the adults who care for them. Join us for one or more of these fantastic learning opportunities!
Listen to an archived webinar, presented by Nefertiti Bruce Poyner, that focuses on tips and strategies to make sure adults care for themselves during the busy holiday season. The 7 tips offered in this webinar are not only appropriate for the holidays but all year long as well!
Our publishing partner, Kaplan Early Learning Company, has just released the second edition of the Infant and Toddler For Now and Forever family guide. The new design features a full color layout and a wealth of parent friendly information to support families around promoting the social and emotional health and resilience of babies and toddlers.
DCRC's Director, Paul LeBuffe, writes a monthly blog post for MetroKids.com. See the collection of posts on all things related to social/emotional health and resilience of children.