News: Strategic Plan

Understanding the Unique Needs of Mental Healthcare for Elderly Asian Americans

Written By: UCF School of Social Work | July 30, 2020
There is an increased need for mental health professionals to understand the culturally-based health beliefs of minority groups. UCF Social Work Assistant Professor Xiaochuan (Sharon) Wang discusses some mental illness...

Tracking Progress: High-School Student Brings Technology to Go Baby Go!

Written By: David Janosik | July 29, 2020
At 15, Will Johnson is not quite old enough to drive one of the high-performance cars serviced by his father’s company, JMS Chip. However, he and his father, Christopher Johnson,...

Athletic Training Program Helps Train Judo Therapy Students from Japan

Written By: David Janosik | July 27, 2020
Alumni from UCF’s athletic training program have traveled with organizations throughout the world, thanks to their talent, drive and skills learned in the classroom and through a variety of clinical internships.  Sometimes, the world comes to UCF. The program’s reputation...

CHPS Programs Gain STEM Designation

Written By: David Janosik | July 27, 2020
Programs in  the Division of Kinesiology are now designated STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), thanks to recent approval by the State of Florida.  David Fukuda The change in the Classification of...

First-of-Its-Kind UCF Course Prepares Health Care Experts for New COVID-19 Challenges

Written By: Spectrum News, Channel 13 | July 27, 2020
A new course is underway at the University of Central Florida, designed to prepare health care professionals for new challenges to come in the field because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Research Roundup: Recent Publications By CHPS Faculty Spring 2020

Written By: David Janosik | June 28, 2020
Our faculty pursue big ideas and share what they learn by publishing their research to advance the profession. As part of an institution designated as “very high” research activity by...

Research Roundup: Recent Publications By CHPS Faculty Fall 2020

Written By: David Janosik | January 30, 2020
Our faculty pursue big ideas and share what they learn by publishing their research to advance the profession. As part of an institution designated as “very high” research activity by...

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