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Exciting Guest Presenters as Part of DCRC’s FREE Webinar Series!

We are pleased to share information about two new events!  We have added webinars featuring exciting guest presenters to our line-up of free professional development opportunities focused on the social and emotional health of children and the adults who care for them!   Helping I
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Building YOUR Bounce: 4 Tips for Stress Management

by Michelle Herrigel, Psy.D., Clinical Director at Devereux When we are stressed, we often feel as if we are out-of-control of our lives– finances, family, work, and our environment. This can leave us feeling paralyzed and helpless to change things.  When we feel helpless, we fe
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Preservice and Professional Development Topics from DCRC

It’s that time of year when programs begin to plan for pre-service training for the fall.  The Devereux Center for Resilient Children is offering a wide variety of trainings that can excite, inspire, and educate staff in an effort to start the year off right. Professional development
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7 Tips for Being Trauma Sensitive with Children in the School Environment

By Noel Mazzulo, DCRC Research Intern At DCRC we are honed in on the trauma research, and how it impacts the children, families, and professionals with whom we work. We have learned that trauma is more common than you’d think. In every classroom there is likely to be at least one chil
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5 Spring Resilience Builders for Children of ALL Ages! (This means you too Adults!)

by Karen Cairone, M.Ed., Trainer and Author with DCRC 1)      Explore and Enjoy Nature Spring is the time of rebirth and regrowth.  Step outside on any day, whether it be sunny and gorgeous, or misty and cool, and you will find thousands of pieces of nature screaming for your attentio
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Joan Sherman Program Shows Promise

Data Suggest that Children in Child Welfare CAN Bounce Back by Gabe Smith, Research Associate with DCRC and Heidi Sims, Family Preservation Administrator with SCAN DCRC continues to hone our approaches for building resilience in children and families in the child welfare system.  Almo
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What’s New at DCRC?

eDECA Now Features Strategies for Program and Home Settings! The eDECA now provides users with simple, research-based strategies to strengthen children’s social and emotional health – both in the classroom and at home!  To learn more about the new strategies available on the web-based
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Summary of all Spring Posts

What’s New at DCRC?  e-DECA Strategies now available; Guest Speaker webinar series; and Resilience and Home Visitation Publication; and DECI Director honored – Read more here! Joan Sherman Program Shows Promise: DCRC continues to hone our approaches for building resilience
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DCRC’s Top 10 Highlights from this past year!

Hello friends of DCRC, It has been a very busy, exciting, and powerful year for promoting resilience.  Please read our Kick off to 2014 Letter from the Director written by Paul LeBuffe. Below are some of our favorite happenings, events, and announcements from the past year.  We hope y
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