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Session 3
NJ Comprehensive School-Based Mental Health Webinar Series | Session 3: Establishing Universal Prevention
December 16, 2021

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The Northeast and Caribbean Mental Health Technology Transfer Center (MHTTC) at Rutgers University will provide monthly webinars to support you in developing your school-based mental health services and supports. During these sessions, the MHTTC in collaboration with school mental health experts and New Jersey district exemplars will focus on the following core features of effective school mental health:

  • Developing your Multi-Tiered Systems of Support
  • Needs Assessment and Resource Mapping
  • Establishing Universal Prevention
  • Establishing Tiered Supports (Tier 2 & Tier 3)
  • System Partners
  • Risk Assessment
  • Funding Comprehensive School-based Mental Health
  • Staff Self-Care


Intended Audience:

The webinars are intended to help support school/district mental health teams that will develop and influence school mental health programming. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Administrators (school principals/vice-principals)
  • School mental health professionals (e.g., school counselors, social workers, etc.)
  • District Mental Health Director or Student Services Coordinator
  • Community Behavioral Health Agencies