An assessment tool that is intended to help recognize the
effects of adversity and trauma in children’s lives is not
the best means of evaluating mental health problems faced by
at-risk youth, according to new UB study.
The Wooster Group will present four free performances of the
“The B-Side: ‘Negro Folklore from Texas State
Prisons’ A Record Album Interpretation” as part of its
residency in UB’s Creative Arts Initiative.
Because of the severe weather forecast for Friday, Jan. 5, the
gravesite commemoration celebrating the 218th anniversary of the
birth of Millard Fillmore, UB’s first chancellor and 13th
president of the United States, at 10 a.m. in Forest Lawn Cemetery,
will be shortened to a brief wreath presentation ceremony
The 218th anniversary of the birth of Millard Fillmore,
UB’s first chancellor and 13th president of the United
States, will be celebrated at a ceremony to be held at 10 a.m. on
Friday, Jan. 5, in Buffalo’s Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Neglect accounts for more than 75 percent of all child
protection cases in the United States, yet, despite this alarming
frequency, child welfare workers lack effective assessment tools
for identifying the associated risk and protective factors of
chronic neglect, according to a UB study.
Funding from the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation will enable
researchers and occupational therapy students to develop a program
that aims to ease some of the burden on Western New Yorkers
providing care for frail older adults who have dementia.
Individuals who are highly extraverted and conscientious could
have a measure of protection against disorders like depression and
anxiety, according to the results of a new study by a team of
University at Buffalo psychologists.