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New Publication by Luc Reydams

April 27, 2016, Lacey Barroso

Luc Reydam wrote a report for the European Parliament that has just been published. It can be found here. …

Notre Dame Day 2016

April 22, 2016, Lacey Barroso


Notre Dame Day is a global celebration of the Notre Dame mission that engages, informs, and inspires people to take action and give back. Notre Dame Day is a chance to celebrate and give to what you love most about the University!…

Upcoming Events

Gamma Delta Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha Induction

Fri May 13, 2016 4:00PM - 5:00PM • 141 DeBartolo Hall • Calendars: Main

Gamma Delta Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha
Induction Ceremony
Friday, May 13, 2016
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
141 DeBartolo Hall…

Senior Recognition Ceremony

Sat May 14, 2016 2:30PM - 3:30PM • Compton Family Ice Arena • Calendars: Main

Senior Recognition Ceremony
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Compton Family Ice Arena
2:30 - 3:30 p.m…

Global issues in intervention development in contexts of political violence

Fri Jul 15, 2016 • Rome Global Gateway • Calendars: Main

July 15-23, 2016

Violence in Palestine has been on-going and severe for many years, and there is a wealth of basic research on the negative effects of such violence on developing children and their family systems. Yet, there have been extraordinarily few interventions that have been rigorously evaluated and even fewer that have been able to demonstrate any positive effects on mental health. We propose that two theoretical frameworks – social ecological theory and emotional security theory – may be successfully leveraged for better identifying possible avenues for successful mental health programs in setting with chronic violence (Cummings & Miller-Graff, 2015). The conference will seek to: discuss the application of these theoretical models as they apply to mental health program development in Palestine, consider conceptualizations of resilience and well-being in the face of chronic trauma, and identify relevant intersections between systems that may require unique approaches to treatment.…