The Center for Effective Parenting (CEP)
The Center for Effective Parenting (CEP) is a collaborative program of the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH). It is directed by Dr. Nicholas Long, a Professor of Pediatrics and the Director of Pediatric Psychology in the Department of Pediatrics at UAMS and ACH.
The Center for Effective Parenting positively impacts children by helping parents and those who work with parents enhance their knowledge, skills, and attitudes regarding parenting. The Center focuses on training, service, and research in order to have a broad impact in facilitating the healthy growth and development of children.