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

  • Walk in Our Shoes: Visitors to the site are treated to a unique interactive environment for mental wellness for both youth and adults. Designed for ages 9 to 13 this site gives visitors an opportunity to learn more about mental wellness including facts, myths, mental health challenges, giving/getting...

  • Introduction to Positive Youth Development: Research demonstrates that young people ages 12-21 are best supported by a combination of positive personal attributes and outside influences. Designed for those who work with youth and families, this self-guided, free professional development course...