Together for priority: an alliance that unites Yale University and SOS Children's Villages in Colombia
Recently, the Valle del Cauca program received a visit from Yale University in the United States. This event was attended by researcher Angelica Ponguta, from the Yale Child Study Center, and was held within the framework of the "Together for priority ” in which SOS Children's Villages in Colombia participates as a consultant for this project.
- June 09, 2022
Displaced Children, Youth, and Families Traumatized by War and Violent Conflict in Ukraine and Beyond
Yale Child Study Center Professor James F. Leckman, MD, PhD reflects on a recent international conference in Warsaw, Poland and the mental health needs of displaced children and families traumatized by war.
- December 20, 2021
Professor in the Yale Child Study Center Dr. James F. Leckman, leads a team of international scientists, scholars, and practitioners in a special journal publication that underscores the impact that early childhood development initiatives can have on promoting love and peace across generations
- October 08, 2021
Notable child & adolescent psychiatrist sends letter to global citizens on World Mental Health Day 2021Source: Medium - Early Childhood Peace Consortium (ECPC)
Endowed Yale Professor joins with mental health practitioners from around the globe to call an end to violence against children
- September 23, 2021Source: The Daily Universe, Brigham Young University (BYU)
Women and children’s rights advocate Rima Salah spoke to BYU law Students on Sept. 23 after receiving a 2021 Peacemaker Award from the Center for Peace and Conflict Resolution. Salah, Assistant Clinical Professor at the Yale Child Study Center, and Chair of the Early Childhood Peace Consortium (ECPC) encouraged students to get involved and commit to building a peaceful world, starting today.
- March 24, 2021Source: Medium
Scholars around the globe honor the late Edward Zigler—founding father of Head Start and trailblazer in early childhood development, developmental science, and social policy—in a special journal issue.
- March 24, 2021
James Leckman, MD, Receives AACAP’s 2020 Norbert and Charlotte Rieger Award for Scientific AchievementSource: Medium
The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) announced James F. Leckman, M.D., Ph.D., Neison Harris Professor of Child Psychiatry, Pediatrics and Psychology at the Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine, as the recipient of AACAP’s 2020 Norbert and Charlotte Rieger Award for Scientific Achievement.
- March 01, 2021Source: Medium
Top experts advance their Global Call to Action in response to “The State of the World’s Most Vulnerable Children During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond” at the G20 Civil Society (C20) Summit — C20 Saudi Arabia 2020.
- October 01, 2020
Yale Child Center faculty along with international experts respond to COVID-19 for children in fragile and conflict-affected settings at this year’s Civil Society 20 (C20)’s virtual summit.
- April 30, 2020
The promise of parent-child education programs on improving parenting practices and reducing stress in conflict-exposed families
Yale led research study shows that early childhood parenting education programs have a positive impact on disciplinary practices and parenting stress for families that experience humanitarian crises such as exposure to conflict, displacement, and economic marginalization.