In Memory of Bud Taylor

By: Paul LeBuffe, Director, Devereux Center for Resilient Children The Devereux Center for Resilient Children lost a great friend and supporter last August with the passing of John (Bud) Taylor. During his many years of service on Devereux’s National Board of Trustees, Mr. Taylor was
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We Need your Help with Ongoing Research Studies!

1.  Spanish Translation Study: Devereux Early Childhood Assessment – Clinical Form We are seeking your assistance in the development of a Spanish version of the DECA-C! We are in great need of your help! a) If you are a bilingual Spanish and English speaking adult AND b) You are the p
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Resilience from a New Perspective

By: Nefertiti Bruce Poyner, Devereux Center for Resilient Children There are times in our lives when everything stops; you are forced to focus and take in the experience of the moment. On March 9, 2015, I experienced this moment when I became a mom for the first time, giving birth to
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Building Your Bounce – Put Some Gratitude in your Attitude

By: Dr. Michelle Wonders, Clinical Director at the Devereux Pocono Center in Newfoundland, PA. Pennsylvania Licensed Psychologist and an active member of the Pennsylvania Psychological Association. There is growing evidence that practicing gratitude has major benefits in a variety of
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Your Journey Together – Professional Development Options

The Devereux Center for Resilient children is thrilled to offer professional development on Your Journey Together! While the use of the Your Journey Together curriculum does not require professional development, there are a number of professional development options that can serve to
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Your Journey Together Research – DCRC and the University of Central Florida Conducting Efficacy Research on YJT

By: Gabriel Smith, Devereux Center for Resilient Children The Devereux Center for Resilient Children was recently awarded funding for a research project to study the efficacy of the Your Journey Together (YJT) curriculum – a new DCRC program designed to promote the social and emotiona
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Your Journey Together Spotlight – Building the Resilience of Children and Families

By: Debbie Alleyne and Susan Damico, Devereux Center for Resilient Children DCRC is delighted to announce our newest resilience resource, Your Journey Together (YJT), a strength-based curriculum designed to promote the social and emotional well-being and resilience of vulnerable child
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What’s New at DCRC

Your Journey Together: A Curriculum for Building Resilient Children and Families – DCRC’s newest program is designed specifically to support parents (adults responsible for parenting young children) with the knowledge, skills and resources to build the resilience of the entire f
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In This Summer Edition…

What’s New at DCRC?  –  We have a new partnership with Conscious Discipline and some wonderful staff members to celebrate! Help us with our Research Studies! –  If you speak spanish or work with children at risk, we could use your help. A Look at the Revised Head Sta
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The Importance of Universal Prevention

The Importance of Universal Prevention By: Paul LeBuffe, DCRC Executive Director Many of the programs and resources developed by DCRC are intended to be used as universal prevention programs. That is, we recommend that the DECA Program, the DESSA Strategies, and even Building Your Bou
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