MH Info

In early 2019, the Mental Health Committee was given the task of developing the following goals:

  • Data Collection – Quantitative (data collected from detention centers) and Qualitative (case studies of kids in facilities);
  • Exploring Strategies for Managing Residents with Behavioral and Mental Health Issues in our facilities; and
  • Advocacy and Legislative Tracking.

Mental Health Snapshot

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Case Studies

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Case Study

Mental Health Updates

Bills aim to add mental health education in middle school curriculum

50,000 preschoolers are suspended each year. Can mental health training for teachers make a difference?

Black & African American Communities and Mental Health

There is no health without mental health; mental health is too important to be left to the professionals alone, and mental health is everyone’s business.

Vikram Patel

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