September 24, 2016
Support Judge Baker Children's Center and the Rodman Ride for Kids! Judge Baker is proud to be participating in the 2016 Rodman Ride for Kids. The Ride will take place on Saturday, September 24, 2016 in Foxboro, MA. Our fundraising goal is $125,000 and, with your help, we will reach it! Click here to learn more about the Rodman Ride or show your support for Judge Baker.
June 20, 2016
Liberty Mutual Insurance Invitational golf tournament to benefit Judge Baker Children's Center Blue Hill Country Club Canton, MA Click here for a list of our sponsors and photos from the tournament
May 5, 2016
Mental Health.gov SAMHSA -- The 2016 national event will take place on Thursday, May 5, at 7 p.m. EDT in Washington, DC, at The George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs’ Jack Morton Auditorium. The event—Awareness Day 2016: “Finding Help, Finding Hope.”—will explore how communities can increase access to behavioral health services and supports for children, youth, and young adults who experience mental or substance use disorders and their families. The event will be webcast live as a special edition...
Child Mental Health Forum - Jane Holmes Bernstein, PhD; Jennifer Turek Queally, PhD; Enrico Mezzacappa, MD
May 4, 2016
"Self-regulation in Children: From Research to Practice to Prevention" From Boston Children’s Hospital: Jane Holmes Bernstein, Ph.D. Senior Associate in Psychology/NeuropsychologyJennifer Turek Queally, Ph.D. Neuropsychology Staff Enrico Mezzacappa, M.D. Senior Associate in Psychiatry The ability to regulate oneself is increasingly recognized as a critical developmental process that is central to adaptive functioning and resilience. Self regulation is the ability to regulate one’s self over time and across changing environments. The evidence indicates that the skills involved can be nur...
April 6, 2016
"Partnership to Promote Workforce Readiness for Evidence-Based Practice: Providers Influencing Graduate Curricula" Elisabeth Cannata, Ph.D. Vice President, Community-Based Family Services and Practice InnovationWheeler Clinic, Plainville, CT Behavioral health provider organizations often lament a disconnect between the clinical skill sets needed for “real world” practice and the academic training of professionals entering the field. In Connecticut, this challenge became particularly salient following broad-sweeping reform of the service delivery system to promote in-home evidence-based tre...
March 2, 2016
"Organizational Readiness: A Critical Step in Implementing Programs, Policies, or Practices" Abraham Wandersman, PhD Professor of Psychology, University of South Carolina-Columbia Dr. Wandersman will describe the practical organizational readiness heuristic, R = MC2 (Readiness = Motivation x General Capacity x Innovation-specific Capacity). He will present on the research evidence that supports this framework and how readiness can be assessed and monitored within organizations and systems of care. Dr. Wandersman will also share his ongoing work funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to d...