Advisor Webinar- Addressing Adolescent Mental Health in Schools
Addressing Adolescent Mental Health in Schools
Mental Health Curricula and Mindfulness
Tuesday, March 26
2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. ET
Half of all mental health problems begin by age 14 and depression affects nearly one in eight adolescents and young adults each year. This webinar will discuss adolescent mental health and two school-based strategies to promote students’ mental well-being: implementation and integration of mental health curriculum and introducing mindfulness activities in the classroom.
Amy Molloy, Director, School Mental Health Resource & Training Center, Mental Health Association in New York State, Inc.
Ali Smith, Executive Director, Holistic Life Foundation, Inc.
Intended Audience: Education professionals (i.e., educators, school-based health professionals, other education/school-based staff)