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Lessons from the Field

Professional Development Series

Lessons from the Field is a theme-based educational series that provides an opportunity for professionals, researchers, clinicians, and community leaders to gather and learn ways research and practice intersect. By learning how research informs practice, and how practice informs research, participants better understand the pressing challenges facing children and families and how to address them.

2018 Lessons from the Field: Early Childhood Mental Health

Save the Date — Monday, October 29th, 2018. Check back for more information about a fall Lessons from the Field event on early childhood mental health.

2017 Lessons from the Field: Meeting the Needs of Transgender Youth

Beginning in January 2017, we hosted seven regional events for parents, educators, and professionals who work with families and youth. These interactional and workshop-based events covered current research and prevailing perspectives that promote well-being among all youth. Read more »

2017 Evaluation Summary Reports

Read about the reach and impact of our 2017 workshops:

Previous Lessons from the Field Event Topics

Over the past 10 years, CYFC has hosted Lessons from the Field professional development seminars on a variety of topics. Looking for materials from a past event? Contact Cari Michaels.

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