2:00 to 3:15 p.m. ET
The mental health crisis among students requires a collaborative effort from teachers, parents, school administrators, and mental health professionals. This session reveals the current state of student mental health, looking at the statistical data and reports highlighting the urgency surrounding the mental health crisis. Learn how to create a safe and inclusive environment, be aware of the signs of mental health issues, and provide resources and support. Examining the foundational, preventative strategies to tackle student mental health, this session highlights preliminary programmatic initiatives for Mental Health Awareness Month to lead conversations and events within respective communities.