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Let’s Talk about Resilience: Overcoming Youth Mental Health Challenges in Rural Areas

11:00am - May 25, 2022 thru 12:00pm - May 25, 2022 | Timezone: US/Eastern
New England MHTTC
Registration Deadline: May 25, 2022
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The U.S. is facing a national mental health crisis among youth due to the lingering effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Rural communities face unique challenges and barriers developing treatment and recovery options, which can lead to increased rates of mental illness.

 

This webinar features experts who will address challenges faced in reducing barriers to mental health services in rural communities and share innovative ideas for bringing mental health services to youth. They will also address how social connections are crucial to eliminate the red tape and establish mental health services in these areas. This “Let’s Talk about Resilience” conversation takes place on Wednesday, May 25 at 11 am ET.

 


Moderator:
Nathaniel Batiste, Project Amp Fellow/Intern, C4 Innovations

Presenters:
Alicia McCall, Research Associate, Community Health Systems Development at Georgia Health Policy Center
Sean Perry, Founder, We R H.O.P.E.
Shea Haury, Executive Director, ComWell