The Miami Child Well-Being Court was a featured plenary at the Children's Bureau's National State Court Improvement Project Grantee Meeting in Bethesda in May 2013. Judge Cindy S. Lederman addressed the court improvement teams from every state and several tribal jurisdictions in a presentation entitled "Using Science and Evidence Based Practices in the Court to Improve Outcomes for Children and Families with Services that Work: The Journey to the Miami Child Well-Being Court."
RR4CC Board Members and Our Kids of Miami-Dade/Monroe CEO Set for Roundtable Discussion onCommunal Thriving through community partnerships and organizational transformation in child welfare
SCRA 2013 Biennial Conference June 27-29, 2013
The 2013 Society for Community Research and Action biennial conference will take place on Thursday, June 27 - Saturday, June 29, at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida USA. Preconference workshops and activities will take place on Wednesday June 26.
RR4CC Board Members Cindy Lederman, Lynne Katz and Marielle Gomez-Kaifer and Our Kids CEO Fran Allegra are scheduled for a Lunchtime Roundtable on June 28th. Details on Room Assignment will be available at the conference registration.
The Society for Community Research and Action - Community Psychology, Division 27 of the American Psychological Association -is an international organization devoted to advancing theory, research, and social action. Its members are committed to promoting health and empowerment and to preventing problems in communities, groups, & individuals. SCRA serves many different disciplines that focus on community research and action.
Link: http://www.scra27.org/biennial to register for the Conference.