Our Goals

  • 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
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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.

Featured Resources

  • Family Checkup: Positive Parenting Prevents Drug Abuse: A tool developed by the Child and Family Center at the University of Oregon that highlights important parenting skills for preventing the initiation and progression of drug use among youth. The six page document has a separate page for...

  • SPORT: Program emphasizes substance abuse prevention, physical fitness, and healthy habits. Targets ages13-17 (and older youth/families) in school, community, and home environments. Participants take a self administered screening survery that focuses on activity, sleep, nutrition, and alcohol use...