About CYF News

CYF News is the newsletter for the Children, Youth and Families Office (CYF). CYF supports the work of the APA Committee on Children, Youth and Families and liaisons with interested divisions, state associations, other organizations and federal agencies. The programs work to ensure that children, youth and families receive the full attention of the association, promotes knowledge development and dissemination, engages in policy analysis and advocacy, and provides information and referral and consultation to members and the public.

CYF News Topics

  • Unlicensed residential treatment centers
  • Civic engagement
  • Family mealtimes and overweight conditions in children
  • Mental health services for children in the child welfare system
  • Issues affecting homeless and runaway youth