Scholar Profile: Ceceile Minott


Bio Information

Mrs. Ceceile Minott

Head, Caribbean Child Development Centre, and Director, Consortium for Social Development and Research Active Check out my Website!
Biography/Responsibilities/Duties:

Mrs. Ceceile Noelle Minott  is Head of the Caribbean Child Development Centre and Director of the Consortium for Social Development and Research at the UWI Open Campus. Her areas of specilization includes Child and Youth Development, Counselling, Programme and Project Management and Curriculum Development. Her record of scholarly publications in these subject areas are extensive and include a number of peer reviewed artcles and book chapters. She maintains membership in national, regional and international professional associations.

Recognizing the science associated with post trauma stress related to the COVID-19 pandemic, The UWI sought the assistance of experts in the disciplines of psychology and psychiatry to support the work of the UWI COVID-19 Task Force. Mrs. Ceceile Minott, a trained Counsellor, was identified as one of the experts in these disciplines and appointed in March 2020 to function in a new Pyscho-Social unit established within the Task Force. This Unit will interact with campus management teams to help extend counselling services to students and staff, predominantly via distance counselling.

 

Research Interests

  1. Child and Youth Development
  2. Counselling
  3. Programme and Project Development
  4. Curriculum Development
  5. Proposal Writing
  6. Research

Research Activity

Public Service

  1. [Public or Community Service]

    Member, UWI COVID-19 Task Force (February 2020-present) more..

    February 2020

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  2. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Child Development Agency (CDA) Steering Committee for Residential Care Sector Review more..

    September 2016 to 2017

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  3. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Ministry of Education Committee to draft the National Policy on Play more..

    2010

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  4. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Child Care and Protection Act Revision Technical Advisory Committee of the Child Development Agency more..

    January 2013 to September 2014

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  5. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the CARICOM Technical Working Group on Teaching Innovations and Educational Leadership more..

    No date provided

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  6. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Advisory Committee for the Caribbean Child Rights ObservatoryNetwork (CCRON) more..

    2015 to 2017

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  7. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Training Sub-committee of the Early Childhood Commission more..

    2008 – 2009

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  8. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Planning Committee for the Caribbean Child Research Conference more..

    2011 to present

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  9. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the National Steering Committee on Child Labour (NASTOCL) more..

    2018- 2019

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  10. [Public or Community Service]

    The UWI representative on the CARICOM Working Group on Early Childhood more..

    2012 to 2016

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  11. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Technical Committee for the Ministry of Education Parenting Commission Committee more..

    2009 - 2010

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  12. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Violence Prevention Alliance (VPA) more..

    2017 to present

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  13. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Project Advisory Committee for the Institutional Partnership between Sir Arthur Lewis Community College and Seneca College more..

    2013 to 2016

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  14. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Community Intervention and Parenting Sub-Committee of the Early Childhood Commission more..

    September 2014 to March 2015

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  15. [Public or Community Service]

    Member of the Board, Dudley Grant Memorial Trust, a non-government organization which focuses on early childhood development in Jamaica more..

    2008 – present

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  16. [Public or Community Service]

    Chair of the Planning Committee for the Dudley Grant Memorial Trust (DGMT) Early Childhood Development annual early childhood conference more..

    March 2013 to Present

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

Education and Training

  1. [Education and Training]

    Master of Arts, Major: Education, (Counsellor Educator); Minor: Deaf Education more..

    Contribution of > Education and Training

    COMPLETED

  2. [Education and Training]

    Bachelor of Arts, Major: Psychology, Minor: Speech Pathology more..

    Contribution of > Education and Training

    COMPLETED

  3. [Education and Training]

    Associate of Arts, Major: Communication Studies more..

    Contribution of > Education and Training

    COMPLETED

Memberships

  1. [Membership]

    Chief Judge for the Caribbean Child Research Conference (2012 to 2017) more..

    Contribution of > Membership

    COMPLETED

In the News

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Social Media

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Other Activities

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