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Parental Mental Health Issues and their Effect on the Developmental and Emotional Needs of Young Children and Families in the Child Welfare System

Friday, January 25, 2008
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

 

Linda C. Lewin, PhD, APRN, BC
Assistant Professor, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Case Western Reserve University

Visiting Nurse Association, 2500 East 22nd Street, Cleveland

Click here to download a research & policy brief describing Dr. Lewin’s work on Maternal Depression and Its Impact on Families at Risk. 

Professor Linda Lewin has devoted many years to research on child maltreatment, parenting, and mentally ill parents. Dr. Lewin will share her findings that focus on depression rates among mothers with children in the child welfare system.

Panel Response: Implications for Practice

Kristine Snell, LISW, MSW
Achievement Centers for Children

Elsa Popchack
Cuyahoga County Department of Children and Family Services

Gwendolyn Riase
Help Me Grow of Cuyahoga County

This event is a community forum co-sponsored by the Schubert Center for Child Studies and Cuyahoga County’s Help Me Grow. Researchers at these forums present their findings to service providers, families, and community members and will discuss the policy implications of their work.

Help Me Grow is a statewide child health and development program that provides services to expectant parents, newborns, infants, and toddlers.

For more information, contact the Schubert Center.

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