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Strengths-Based Holistic Approaches to Youth Mental Health

3:00pm - December 12, 2023 | Timezone: US/Eastern
Central East MHTTC
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The Central East MHTTC in collaboration with the National Center for School Mental Health is pleased to offer a school mental health webinar series with a focus on advancing high quality, sustainable school mental health from a multi-tiered system of support, trauma sensitive, and culturally responsive and equitable lens. To familiarize yourself with the foundations of school mental health, please review the school mental health guidance document.



  • Identify approaches to help youth recognize and utilize their strengths 
  • Identify strategies to engage youth in a holistic manner
  • Access local and national resources to promote youth mental health  



Jaleel K. Abdul-Adil, PhD
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology & Co-Director of the Urban Youth Trauma Center, University of Illinois at Chicago; Founder, Young Warriors/Hip-Hop H.E.A.L.S.!

Tyde-Courtney Edwards
Founding Director, Ballet After Dark



Educators, Administrators, Health and Behavioral Health Care Professionals, Central East (Region 3) Project AWARE Grantees, Policymakers and Advocates, and Child-Serving Agency Staff