Heather Ringeisen with the National Institute of Mental Health will present “Understanding the Context of Long-Term Foster Care: Risks for Placement and Association with Child Well-Being Outcomes” at 2 p.m. Friday, April 17, in DeGarmo Hall, room 39. Her presentation is part of the School Psychology Institute research colloquium. The presentation is free and open to the public.

Ringeisen is director of the Children and Families Research Program and chief of the Child and Adolescent Services Research Program at the National Institute of Mental Health. For more information on the program, contact Mark Swerdlik at meswerd@ilstu.edu.