FSW News

11/27/2018
Why Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Also Need Sex Ed
richelle-frabotta-lecture-1-3x2.pngThe primary goal is to provide sex ed training for Cincinnati Center for Autism (CCA) teachers and staff, as well as additional workshops for parents and caregivers. A secondary component will also include the creation of an individualized and developmentally appropriate curriculum for the students themselves.
09/20/2018
Karleah Harris, Visiting Assistant FSW Professor, Announced as MUASSA Grant Winner
karleah-harris-edited3x2.pngKarleah Harris, Visiting Assistant FSW Professor, has been announced as a Miami University Academic Support and Advising Association (MUASSA) Grant Winner.
08/03/2018
Katherine Kuvalanka on Ohio’s HB 658
Dispatch.com, Aug. 1 (subscription may be required)
07/25/2018
Miami University Inside Washington Student Helps Shattered Communities Heal
naomi-inside-washington-3x2.jpgLife as a Washington insider is never predictable. Which is what Naomi Gaston quickly learned while participating in a Miami University program called Inside Washington. 
07/15/2018
Reframe Podcast: Episode 36
capital-building-dc3x2.jpgEHS Goes to Washington
07/05/2018
Emily Krile, a KNH and FSW Student Produced a Video Featuring Study Abroad Experiences in The Gambia
emily-krile-the-gambia-thumbnail-3x2.jpgEmily Krile, a double major in kinesiology and family science and member of the class of 2021 produced a video of Miami students studying abroad in The Gambia. They studied the social and cultural factors that affect education and health. They also learned the significance of historical events that impact the health of 1.7 million Gambians.
04/25/2018
Helping People from All Walks of Life Cope, Confront, and Overcome
jason-bailey-hospital-1-180x120.jpg“Today was actually pretty good,” says Chelsey Gates. And as someone who often helps people get through their worst days, she is someone who knows when to appreciate the good. Gates is a social worker and outpatient community mental health therapist for Butler Behavioral Health Services. And on this particular day, she had been working with a client who was once a healthy young adult . . . until a car accident caused a traumatic brain injury, vision loss, and impaired cognitive functioning.
04/20/2018
Bob De Schutter and Sharon Custer win University Awards
university-awards-ceremony180x120.jpgAt the University Awards Ceremony Bob De Schutter, C. Michael Armstrong Professor received a 2018 Miami University Junior Faculty Scholar Award. Sharon Custer, Director FSW Field Education won the Career Development Award.
04/16/2018
Reframe Podcast: Episode 30
trans-kids-logo180x120.jpg How to Help Transgender Children Thrive