Elm City COMPASS is a secondary crisis response team consisting of peer support specialists and social workers that New Haven deployed in November 2022 to assist first responders with incidents that might warrant social services.
- May 15, 2023
Elm City COMPASS of New Haven was honored with the Yale Department of Psychiatry's Mental Health Advocacy Award at the 2023 Yale-NAMI Conference on Neuroscience and Mental Health held May 13 at The Anlyan Center.
- May 15, 2023Source: Discourse Magazine
Michael Strambler, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry, is author of the op-ed "Open Inquiry Initiative: The Intellectually Honest Case for Social and Emotional Learning" in Discourse Magazine.
- April 24, 2023Source: American Journal of Community Psychology
Joy Kaufman, PhD, professor of psychiatry, is senior author of a paper published in American Journal of Community Psychology that examines the practices and experiences of the members of a community-based participatory research partnership focused on using community voice to inform changes in Connecticut's children’s behavioral health system of care.
- April 05, 2023
Michael Strambler, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry, is co-editor of the book “Social and Emotional Learning in Action” published by Guilford Press, which will be available for purchase on April 18.
- March 02, 2023
Four Yale Department of Psychiatry faculty and affiliates contributed to a statewide study that investigated the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on learning and well-being and recovery efforts in Connecticut’s schools.
- January 31, 2023
An article written by the founding PEER management team is featured in the January 2023 special issue of Education Policy entitled The Politics of Research-Practice Partnerships.
- October 31, 2022
As part of their work on an CCDF evaluation plan grant, PEER management team members are participating in the PROSPR community of practice, a network convened by ACF OPRE.
- October 19, 2022
“You have to understand the community you serve.” New Haven’s director of public health, Maritza Bond, MPH, made this point during the two-part panel discussion series for the Yale health professional schools community, New Haven Voices, held on September 8 and 29.
- August 31, 2022
The Partnership for Early Education Research (PEER) is pleased to announce new members of the management team. Child Care Aware of America (CCAoA) is a new organizational member, while Dr. Heidi Rosenberg of Education Development Center (EDC) is a new organizational representative.