Head Start Programs: Take Center Stage!

Shining a Light on Your Resilience-Building Work From Susan Damico, M.A. | Director If your Head Start program is using any of the DCRC resources to meet specific Head Start Performance Standards, we want to shine a light on your resilience-building work. Share your program experience
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Customer Spotlight – Spring 2018

A Framework for Early Childhood Development, Challenging Behaviors, and Resilience From Kimberly Polstein, LMSW Director of Social and Emotional Development Services, Capital District Child Care Council The Capital District Child Care Council (CDCCC) located in Albany, NY serves six c
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DCRC Book Club – Spring 2018

DCRC Book Club: Our Recent Reads and An Invitation to Join Us! From Susan Damico, M.A. | Director One of the items on the Devereux Adult Resilience Survey (DARS) is, “I seek out new knowledge.” The DCRC Team has committed to putting a strategy in place for this item, resul
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Family Partnerships Corner – Spring 2018

Tips for Parents/Families: Building Your Child’s Resilience at Home! From: Deb Alleyne, M.S. | Early Childhood/Child Welfare Specialist & National Trainer Nefertiti B. Poyner, Ed.D. | Early Childhood Specialist & National Trainer Looking for something to introduce resili
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Research Corner – Spring 2018

The DECA Program: A Spotlight on Outcomes From Alyssa Ciarlante, M.A. | Research Associate At the Devereux Center for Resilient Children (DCRC), our mission is to promote social and emotional development, foster resilience, and build skills for school and life success in children birt
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Adult Resilience Corner – Spring 2018

Using Social Media to Build Team Resilience From Nefertiti B. Poyner, Ed.D. | Early Childhood Specialist & National Trainer I have a confession to make. I wasn’t sure if I wanted to share this with the “world,” but I think I will go ahead and take the risk. My co
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Professional Development Spotlight – Spring 2018

From Debi Mahler, LCSW | Director of Professional Development Spring has FINALLY sprung! (Or did we just go right to summer?!) Either way, it is that time of year when many of you are beginning to plan for professional development in the next school year. The Devereux Center for Resil
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What’s New at DCRC? Spring 2018

From Susan Damico, M.A. | Director Devereux’s Resilience-Building Parenting Curriculum: Your Journey Together RECOGNIZED The Your Journey Together parenting curriculum was recently reviewed by the National Center on Parent, Family Community Engagement (NCPFCE), as part of its Pa
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We Need Your Help with Important Resilience Research!

DESSA High School Edition National Standardization DCRC and Aperture Education are expanding the continuum of strength-based behavior rating scales to include high school! If you have a son or daughter in grades 9 through 12 or teach students in those grades, we would love your help!
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Family Partnership – Consistency is Important for All of Us!

From Deb Alleyne, M.S. | Early Childhood/Child Welfare Specialist & National Trainer One of the many things that stood out to us in our extensive review of the literature related to what young children who have experienced significant risk need from their parents and care-givers i
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