Psychoanalytic Lunch & Learns

Psychoanalytic Lunch & Learns

  Come learn how psychoanalytic concepts relate to your work with children & families! We cordially invite you to a series of Lunch & Learns to introduce psychoanalytic concepts to community practitioners, researchers, social workers and those in all helping professions. “Psychoanalysis” goes far beyond Freud, and has been a valuable and important part of… Read more »

Coffee Breaks with TXICFW: Legal Permanency is Not Always Permanent

Coffee Breaks With Txicfw: Legal Permanency Is Not Always Permanent

  November is National Adoption Month. We will be highlighting important topics about adoption throughout the month. For the first full week in November we will be exploring how adoption is a lifelong journey, not a one-time event. Child welfare systems are largely concerned with achieving legal permanency for youth in foster care, but little… Read more »

Coffee Breaks with TXICFW: Teen Pregnancy Prevention in Central Texas

Coffee Breaks With Txicfw: Teen Pregnancy & Foster Care

The Travis County teen birthrate (33.2 births per 1,000 girls)  sits high above the national average (22 births per 1,000 girls). Many factors come into play when trying to prevent teen pregnancy in our community. May is National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month and we’ve asked Jenifer DeAtley from EngenderHealth to join our Director, Monica Faulkner… Read more »