We, at The Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development (GUCCHD), strive to foster a stronger society by promoting the wellbeing of ALL children, adults and families and creating more inclusive communities. We work together to:

  • Advance collective solutions.
  • Bridge the campus to the community.
  • Build strong and diverse partnerships.
  • Broadly share our extensive expertise with empathy and dedication.
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HIGHLIGHTS

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2018 Spring Leadership Academy
April 30 - May 3, 2018
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Syrian Refugee Children: Assessing and Addressing Developmental and Mental Health Issues.
October 10, 2017.
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Georgetown University Certificate in Early Intervention
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WHAT'S NEW

  • Leadership Academny LogoThe Leadership Institute for Cultural Diversity and Cultural and Linguistic Competence is conducting its fourth Leadership Academy in Santa Fe, NM on April 30- May 3, 2018. A total of 35 participants will be competitively selected for this unique leadership experience. Learn More
  • georgetown university  LogoGUCCHD and SFS hosts symposium on the Status of Syrian Refugee Children
    On October 10, the GUCCHD hosted a symposium discussing the status of young children who have been displaced by the ongoing conflict in Syria.  Focusing on the most vulnerable, infants and toddlers with disabilities, mental health and behavioral challenges, an international panel of experts described the needs of the children, barriers in meeting the needs, and solutions. Learn More
  • Embedding Cultural Diversity and Cultural and Linguistic Competence LogoGeorgetown University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (GUCEDD) and the UCEDDs at Georgia State University and the University of Southern California, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles are pleased to announce the launch of the website for the Embedding Cultural Diversity and Cultural and Linguistic Competence: A Guide for UCEDD Curricula and Training Activities Project.  It is a collaboration with the Association of University Centers on Disabilities to the host the Embedding Project website. 
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NEW RESOURCES

  • Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation (IECMHC) Toolbox Learn More
  • Sample Parenting Skills Teaching Plan Learn More
  • Transition: Cultural and Linguistic Competence Checklist for Medical Home Teams Learn More
Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development is a designated University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities.