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How Children Inherit Discrimination's Effects | UANews

How Children Inherit Discrimination's Effects | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
When a child's family members experience stress related to ethnic discrimination and the process of adapting to a new culture, the child's behavior and academics may suffer as a result, according to a new study.
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The Science Of Kindness: Ben's Bells Conference To Be Held In Danbury

Ben’s Bells Project, in collaboration with the University of Arizona’s Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth, and Families, will present the 2015 Kindness Conference: Building the Science of Kindness Together on Saturday, October 24, at Broadview Middle School in Danbury. The event will be focused on the Ben’s Bells Kind Campus and Kind Colleagues programs, and featuring a keynote by Jeremy Richman, CEO and founder of The Avielle Foundation. Parents and educators are invited to kick o
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Could Man's Best Friend Be Man's Best Medicine? | UANews

Could Man's Best Friend Be Man's Best Medicine? | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Most dog owners will tell you their furry friends make them feel good emotionally. But the health benefits of owning a dog may not end there. Researchers at the University of Arizona are recruiting participants for a study exploring whether dogs can improve human health by having a probiotic effect on the body. The research will focus specifically on dogs' effect on the health of older adults.
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LGBT teens who come out in high school have better self esteem, study says | redOrbit

LGBT teens who come out in high school have better self esteem, study says | redOrbit | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender adolescents who come out at school have higher self-esteem and lower levels of depression as young adults, compared to LGBT youth who don't disclose their sexual orientation or gender identity at school, according to a new study led by University of Arizona researcher Stephen Russell.

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LGBT Teens Who Come Out at School Have Better Self-Esteem, Study Finds | UANews

LGBT Teens Who Come Out at School Have Better Self-Esteem, Study Finds | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender adolescents who come out at school have higher self-esteem and lower levels of depression as young adults, compared to LGBT youth who don't disclose their sexual orientation or gender identity at school, according to a new study led by University of Arizona researcher Stephen Russell. Published in the American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, it is the first-known study to document the benefits of being out during adolescence, despite the fact that teens may exp
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UA Takes Integrated Approach to Suicide Prevention | UANews

UA Takes Integrated Approach to Suicide Prevention | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

A systematic, multilevel approach to suicide prevention is used by the University of Arizona to address one of the most important health concerns on college campuses.

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UA Course Explores Role of Fathers | UANews

A new undergraduate general education course at the UA explores the various aspects of fatherhood across species, cultures and time. It looks at the role of fathers from biological, social and evolutionary perspectives.
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Sexters beware

Sexters beware | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
After a three recent sexting arrests, some Payson parents are wondering how they can prevent their child from sending explicit text messages and photographs.
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For Father's Day, Here Are 5 Ways Dads Matter | UANews

For Father's Day, Here Are 5 Ways Dads Matter | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The bond between mother and child has long been recognized as critical to children's development, but what about Dad? Increasingly, scientists have turned their attention to the role of fathers in the family. It's a timely topic, as an estimated one-third of U.S. children grow up in homes without their biological dads, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.    
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Gay Teens Who Come Out at School Have Better Self-Esteem, Lower Levels of Depression | University Herald

Gay Teens  Who Come Out at School Have Better Self-Esteem, Lower Levels of Depression | University Herald | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
New research suggests that gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender adolescents who come out at school have higher self-esteem and lower levels of depressions as young adults, compared to LGBT youth who do not disclose their sexual orientation or gender identity at school.
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LGBT teens who 'come out' at school are happier | Futurity

LGBT teens who 'come out' at school are happier | Futurity | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
LGBT teens are often told not to disclose their sexual orientation or gender identity to avoid bullying. But that may not be the best advice.
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LGBT Teens Who Come Out at School Have Better Self-esteem, Study Finds | Science Newsline

Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender adolescents who come out at school have higher self-esteem and lower levels of depression as young adults, compared to LGBT youth who don't disclose their sexual orientation or gender identity at school, according to a new study led by University of Arizona researcher Stephen Russell.
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UA General education course examines role of father figure | Arizona Daily Wildcat

UA General education course examines role of father figure | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Two UA professors are promoting the importance of the father figure, both in human development and development in other species, through a new course.

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Saying Yes to Change | UA main page feature

Saying Yes to Change | UA main page feature | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Being in the right place at the right time can not just change your life, it can change the lives of the people around you and even people you’ll never meet.
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