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Child Development

U-CREATE Summer Camp

U-CREATE Summer Camp is a camp for kids ages 6-12 designed to be an active camp that both educates and stimulates while having fun. Camp enrollment is open to UMSL and the surrounding community.

University Child Development Center

University Child Development Center (UCDC) is a campus-based child-care center serving the University of Missouri-St. Louis and surrounding communities. The purposes of the Center are to provide high quality programming for children and their parents; staff development and teacher training; and a site for child study/research.

UMSL Literacy Clinic

The Literacy Clinic is a collaborative learning project that focuses on the preparation of future teacher leaders and researchers. Taking place at school sites and online, teachers in UMSL Literacy Clinics provide reading and writing assessment and instruction to children, adolescents and adults in the community.

Center for Behavioral Health

UMSL-Center for Behavioral Health provides no cost psychological evaluations and support for children, adolescents, and young adults in Greater St. Louis.

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Collaboration

Des Lee Collaborative Vision

The Des Lee Collaborative Vision is a project that links the expertise and resources at universities with educational, cultural and social service institutions in the community. Working through a select group of endowed professors partnering with community entities, the DLCV is able to enhance education, improve the quality of life throughout the St. Louis area […]

Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center

The Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center is a landmark performance facility on the UMSL campus built to provide a performance home for campus events, academic programs, and regional arts organizations.

St. Louis Public Radio

St. Louis Public Radio is a news organization and NPR member station. St. Louis Public Radio exists “to help people become deeply informed about the issues that affect their lives, better prepared to make decisions and more engaged in our community.”

Anchor Institution Initiative

UMSL has embraced an Anchor Mission and is committed to intentionally applying the University’s place-based operational and educational assets in partnership with community to build a strong North County and Saint Louis region. Leaders across the University identified four core areas where UMSL can support our local community – Economic Development, Housing and Community Development, […]

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Health

BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER

Borderline Personality Disorder is often a diagnosis that is misunderstood and can go undiagnosed causing many to go without effective treatment. At least 1-2 % of the population are diagnosed with BPD, however, it is likely this statistic is an underestimate due to the difficulty practitioners have with understanding the diagnosis and its presentation.

CO-OCCURRING DISORDERS AND EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT

The great majority of clients with substance use disorders have a concurrent mental Illness. In this skill-building presentation you will learn 10 evidence-based approaches to co-occurring disorders recovery, including integrated co-occurring disorders treatment, feedback informed treatment, motivational interviewing, the use of motivational incentives; 12 step facilitation; medication-assisted treatment; supportive employment; supportive housing, and intensive family […]

SUPPORTING A CULTURALLY COMPETENT BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYSTEM

The purpose of this presentation is to move beyond theory and apply real world experience to implementing a culturally competent behavioral health system.

Cultural Tradition collection for Life Wise STL

The students in the Pierre Laclede Honors College’s seven Cultural Traditions classes create service to go kits to support the community programs run by LifewiseStl. Each class collects and creates their own kits based on the needs provided by Life Wise STL. The collection takes place through October and delivery of items will take place […]

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Resources

UMSL Centers and Institutes

From innovative research, scholarship and creative works to community outreach and economic development, our centers and institutes support our mission in the St. Louis region and beyond.

From innovative research, scholarship and creative works to community outreach and economic development, our centers and institutes support our mission in the St. Louis region and beyond.

Community Collaborations Web Page

Information on a wide variety of activities and opportunities for students, staff, faculty and the community to learn more about community engagement at UMSL and find ways to be involved

Community Collaborations Web Page

Information on a wide variety of activities and opportunities for students, staff, faculty and the community to learn more about community engagement at UMSL and find ways to be involved

UMSL Strategic Plan

The UMSL Strategic Plan 2018-2023 details a bold and expansive plan to guide our collective actions for the next five years and beyond

UMSL Strategic Plan

The UMSL Strategic Plan 2018-2023 details a bold and expansive plan to guide our collective actions for the next five years and beyond

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UM System Map

Explore UM System properties, Extension offices, hospitals and Presidential Engagement Fellows statewide

um system asset map

UM System Map

Explore UM System properties, Extension offices, hospitals and Presidential Engagement Fellows statewide

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