Quarterly Newsletter / Fall 2015

DCRC Fall Newsletter
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For a free one-hour Your Journey Together overview webinar on Monday, December 14, from 1 to 2 PM, East Coast Time

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Hello DCRC Friends,

We hope you are having a wonderful, resilience-filled fall.  Below are some important updates for this quarter!
  1. What's New at DCRC - Learn more about our new program Your Journey Together, exciting new developments internationally and the High School version of the DESSA.
  2. Your Journey Together Spotlight, Building the Resilience of Children and Families - DCRC is delighted to announce our newest resilience resource, Your Journey Together, a strength-based curriculum designed to promote the social and emotional well-being and resilience of vulnerable children and their families.
  3. Your Journey Together Research, DCRC and the University of Central Florida Conducting Efficacy Research on YJT - DCRC was recently awarded funding for a research project to study the efficacy of the Your Journey Together.
  4. Your Journey Together, Professional Development Options - Learn more about all the professional development opportunities available to help you learn more about our new program called Your Journey Together.
  5. Building Your Bounce, Put Some Gratitude in your Attitude - Get ahead for the upcoming holiday season by growing your gratitude and the gratitude of children.
  6. Resilience from a New Perspective - A DCRC staff member and new mother shares a NEW perspective on resilience from a mother's eyes.
  7. We Need your Help with Ongoing Research Studies - We have three important studies happening at DCRC and you can help.
  8. In Memory of Bud Taylor - The Devereux Center for Resilient Children lost a great friend and supporter last August with the passing of John (Bud) Taylor.



  National Head Start Conference
2015 Parent and Family Engagement Conference
December 1-4, 2015
Keynote Speaker!
Nefertiti Bruce Poyner
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Editor Contact

Rachel Wagner Sperry, DCRC National Newsletter Editor


Contact me with comments/questions or contributions:  rsperry@devereux.org