Child Well-Being Resources

The Schubert Center publishes brief summaries that provide a snapshot of data on current child-related issues and research and the implications for local, state and national policy and practice. They are often released in conjunction with the Schubert Center Conversation Series events. Printable versions of these briefs are available at the links below.

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Date Released Snapshot Handouts

School-Based Health Services in Ohio (SBHS) in Ohio have played a valuable role in student education and health development. 

Access to quality health services is vital to the overall physical and mental health of children and adolescents and K-12 schools have played an increasingly important role in ensuring students and their families have access to this care. SBHS benefits to students include:

  • increased healthcare utilization and access, especially for mental health services, for students who might not otherwise receive care
  • reducing time out of the classroom and increasing time spent learning
  • reduced absenteeism

The Ohio School-Based Health Alliance partnered with the Schubert Center for Child Studies to conduct a survey on the scope and basic operating procedures of Ohio SBHS providers. 46% of Ohio SBHS providers (64 of an estimated 140) completed the survey. . View the full report. 


Addressing and Preventing Child Abuse in Cuyahoga County: Toward a Coordinated Approach

Prepared in coordination with the Cuyahoga County DCFS Advisory Board


Disparities in Diagnosing and Caring for Children with Autism

Prepared in conjunction with the Kessler-Freedheim Lecture Disparities in Diagnosis and Care of Children with Autism 


Diversity in Children's Picture Books

Prepared in conjunction with Common Ground 2018: Oh, The Places You'll Go: Diversity in Children's Picture Books


Applying a Community Violence Framework to Understand the Impact of Immigration Enforcement Threat on Latino Children

Supporting Young Children Experiencing Separation and Trauma - Resources for Adults Caring for Them

Prepared in conjunction with Childhood Trauma at the U.S. Border


Preschool Removals: A Closer Look 

Prepared in conjunction with Why Are Our Young Children Being Expelled and Suspended in Preschool, and Why Are Some of Our Children At Such Greater Risk?


LGBT Parenting: National and State Perspectives - 2014

Prepared in conjunction with Sexual Orientation and Parenting: Research and Policy Issues