CCR, Lurie Children's, and local mental health advocates joined Brandon Dasent, a survivor of the Parkland shooting, and VOYCE leaders as they launched a campaign called Rethinking Safety. It calls for more behavioral and mental health support for students through grant programs, more investments in school-based clinics and evidence-based research to document the school-to-prison pipeline.
CCR Associate Director Dr. Tali Raviv, joined WBEZ's Morning Shift for a conversation on how to best support survivors of sexual abuse and destigmatize gender-based violence, especially among young people.
CCR team member, Caryn Curry, sat down with Heidi Stevens from the Chicago Tribune to talk about creating a healthy emotional environment at home for children.
GirlSpace troop leaders - a program focusing on helping approx 5,000 girls scouts with financial literacy, healthy-life skills such as nutrition, stress management and anti-bullying education, and exposure to STEAM career paths - train to help Scouts with social and emotional development issues and symptoms of exposure to trauma.