Interdisciplinary Research Center on Children and Families

The Interdisciplinary Research Center on Children and Families (CCF) cultivates resources, knowledge, and intra- and inter-professional partnerships across multiple disciplines charged with promoting child safety, permanency, and well-being. By steadfastly adhering to this mission, CCF plays a leading role in developing and utilizing relevant knowledge and drawing upon inter-professional/community partnerships to develop and implement innovative, evidence-informed strategies to address the needs of families.

6

Unique Centers & Labs

116%

Increase in FY20 extramural research funding

50,000+

Individuals served annually by Centers & Labs

News


New Study Offers Insight on Impact of Masculinity on the Mental Health of Gay Black Men

New Study Offers Insight on Impact of Masculinity on the Mental Health of Gay...

A recent study conducted by University of Kentucky College of Social Work researcher Keith J. Watts, Ph.D., discusses the social
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Dean Miller Named Friend of School Social Work

Dean Miller Named Friend of School Social Work

Dr. Jay Miller, Dean at the University of Kentucky College of Social Work, received the 2021 Friend of School Social
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College of Social Work Study Examines Effect of Intimate Partner Violence on Employment of Mothers With Young Children

College of Social Work Study Examines Effect of Intimate Partner Violence on ...

Results of a new study from the College of Social Work at the University of Kentucky indicate mothers experiencing intimate
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Events


October 18, 2021, 5:00 pm
ASK-VIP Group Training with Theresa Shell-Goldsby

ASK-VIP Group Training with Theresa Shell-Goldsby

Topic: Twenty Things Adoptive Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew Facilitated by: Theresa Shell-Goldsby October 18, 2021, 5:00-6:30 PM CST To register for
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October 18, 2021, 6:00 pm
ASK-VIP Group Training with Kay Upton

ASK-VIP Group Training with Kay Upton

Topic: Confidentiality in Foster Care Facilitated by: Kay Upton October 18, 2021, 6:00-7:30 PM EST To register for this group training, visit here,
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October 18, 2021, 7:30 pm
ASK-VIP Group Training with Angela Jamison

ASK-VIP Group Training with Angela Jamison

Topic: Teaching Growth Mindset to Children Facilitated by: Angela Jamison October 18, 2021, 7:30-9:00 PM EST To register for this group training, visit
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