- Build capacity to implement school-based prevention and early identification strategies that promote student mental health
- Build relationships among local agencies to develop effective cross-system collaboration
- Build capacity to provide education and training for school staff
- Provide technical assistance to schools for program development and implementation
This clearinghouse of resources and regional best practices is provided to assist California county offices of education, districts and schools to develop and implement effective programs and services that promote the mental health and wellness of students in grades K-8, with linkages to preschool and grades 9-12.
Our search feature helps you find useful resources specific to your needs as a teacher, school staff member, or administrator. Mental health staff, parents, caregivers and community members will also find the resources helpful as they work in partnership with schools.
Enhancing Cultural Competence in Social Service Agencies: A Promising Approach to Serving Diverse Children and Families: Poverty, limited access to services, high rates of attrition from services, low rates of follow up, and low quality of care lead to poor outcomes among some ethnic and racial...
TeenScreen: A voluntary mental health screening to identify at-risk youth, address issues of mental illness and help to connect teens with needed services as an early intervention to prevent suicide. Sites make connections with local clinical resources and develop a plan before the program is...