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Lifespan Resource Site for faculty, students and staff: request time off, maintain personal profiles, request computer and adminsitrative help, access quick links to university resouces, and more!


Information on professional development opportunities, connecting with other professionals for research collaboration, research colloquia and other opportunities to learn and network, and Division of Research resources.

Early Childhood Consortium Playbook now available -- A step-by-step guide to organizing a neighborhood-based group of community partners, subject experts, parents, teachers and school administrators dedicated to finding new ways to improve quality and engagement in early childhood centers. Written by Wayne State leaders in early childhood research, education and outreach. Free.


For students interested in studying child and family development from different disciplinary perspectives, MPSI offers a variety of research colloquia, workshops, and conferences.  Our undergraduate and predoctoral research training programs provide students with an opportunity to learn about and engage in research on children and families. MPSI Master Calendar of Events.


MPSI provides resources in support of families though our Early Childhood Center, Healthier Urban Families program, and a number of educational events for parents and caregivers.