May 11, 6:00-6:45 p.m. Central Time, A Google Hangout
Childhood Mental Illness — A Growing Epidemic In Our Schools
Learn about childhood mental illness including instructional and classroom strategies to help the 1 in 5 children diagnosed with mental illness learn. All school staff, parents and community members are invited to join this FREE event.
Use this link to join at 6 p.m. on May 11: https://plus.google.com/u/0/ev
May 17, 5-6 p.m. CDT
The No. 1 Crisis Facing Our Children Today- Mental Illness & Its Alarming Effects
This online event covers topics such as mental health, suicide prevention, and the effects of bullying on mental health. Learn strategies for improving children’s mental health. Learn what solutions are offered by schools, and obtain resources including mental health screenings and the Medicaid free care rule. All educators, ESP, school staff, parents, mental health workers and community members are welcome to join this FREE presentation.
Presenters: Theresa Nguyen – Senior Director of Policy and Programming-Mental Health America, and Christy Buck- Executive Director of the Mental Health Foundation of West Michigan
Register now for this free event at https://events-na5.
On the day and time of the event, join using this link:http://neaorg.