SHIELD is planning an exciting 9-part series on supporting Mental Health in Schools. Sessions will be recorded starting in September and continuing through February 2022. Recordings will be released throughout the year until February 2022.

Anticipated course topics include:
  • Supporting children’s behavioral and mental health needs
  • The effects of trauma on the body and behavior
  • Therapeutic Trauma Response
  • MHAP for Kids Program and the impact of School Trauma Response
  • Mental Health Equity
  • The Comprehensive School Mental Health Support System
  • Supporting LGBTQI Youth

Training audience icon simple style Royalty Free Vector Audience: This is a multi-disciplinary program relevant to all School Health Professionals.

1. Presenter Registration Archives - The Osaka Conference on Education (OCE) Presenters: Faculty from Boston University School of Public Health, School of Medicine, and Tufts University, the BRYT Program (Bridge for Resilient Youth in Transition), and many more

Registration: 

Our 10/12/2021 session has changed to a recorded webinar. Stay tuned! 
NOTE: Session Recordings will be released at least once a month. 

Recording Release Dates (subject to change)Topics
11/05/2021
  • Safe and Supportive Schools
  • 5 Essential Elements—Challenges following pandemic in creating safe and supportive schools
11/05/2021
  • Examining school health professional’s ability and readiness to be a trusted adult for students with mental health needs.
  • Demystifying Equity, and learning what it means for Mental Health in Schools
11/19/2021
  • The neurological effects of experiencing trauma
  • How Trauma translates to behavior
  • How to regulate your response and yourself when working with staff or students in distress
11/19/2021
  • What does a comprehensive School Mental Health System Look Like? 
  • Introduction of the MTSS Version with SEL and Mental Health
12/03/2021Looking at the Nurse Leader and School MH team sphere of influence and Sphere of Change
12/03/2021

Noticing and Celebrating our differences 

Understanding having multiple identities.

12/19/2021Supporting LGBTQI Youth
12/19/2021
  • Psychopharmacology Update
  • Working inter-professionally within your school environment.
TBD
  • The impact of trauma on the school experience.
  • The trajectory after entry into the mental health system
  • MHAP for Kids

 

SHIELD is an approved provider of PDPs. SEL PDPs will be awarded to learners who attend the entire series.
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