Network News

May 6, 2016
Stress can cause numerous physical and mental health problems, but for children, stress from problems such as discrimination or poverty are...
Apr 20, 2016
Penn State’s Child Maltreatment Solutions Network, along with the Colleges of Information and Science Technology (IST), Communications and Nursing,...
Apr 15, 2016
“If it’s never on your radar screen, you’re never going to see it.” That’s the philosophy that drives Dr. Lori Frasier in her efforts to better train...
Apr 14, 2016
What do you do when you’re out in public and you witness what you believe to be child abuse? The standard suggestions are to: start a conversation...
Mar 30, 2016
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED - THANK YOU Each year, nearly two million children are victimized and exploited in global sex trafficking, according to a 2012...
Mar 30, 2016
Sheridan Miyamoto, Ph.D., RN, Assistant professor of nursing at Penn State will be presenting "The Role of Nursing in Child Protection" during the...
Mar 25, 2016
Network faculty Idan Shalev, along with Jay Belsky, has recently published a new study linking aging, early-life stress and reproduction. The study...
Feb 10, 2016
Physicians use different definitions of "reasonable medical certainty" when testifying as expert witnesses in child abuse cases. The variability is...
Jan 22, 2016
Idan Shalev, assistant professor of biobehavioral health (BBH) at Penn State, has been recognized by the Association for Psychological Science (APS)...
Jan 14, 2016
Asthma, obesity, and behavior problems are just a few of the risks low-income and minority children face, but a Penn State-community partnership is...

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