School Mental Health Summit

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School Mental Health Summit for New Jersey's Educators

Monday, July 29, 2019  9:00am – 4:00pm
Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center
178 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ

Registration link


Presentations and Discussions:

Experts from the National Center for School Mental Health at the University of Maryland, School of Medicine and local experts will present on:

  • What is comprehensive school mental health?
  • What is the value of school mental health?
  • How does school mental health connect with your other initiatives (e.g., school safety)?
  • How to set strategic planning priorities around school mental health.
  • What resources are available to support school mental health?
  • How the Mental Health Technology Transfer Center can support you in your efforts.
  • How do I fund school mental health initiatives?


Power Point Slides for Presentations:

New Jersey School Board Association Presentation

National Center for School Mental Health Presentation - Part 1

National Center for School Mental Health Presentation - Part 2

National Center for School Mental Health Presentation - Part 3

Liz Warner - School Culture and Climate Initiative Presentation

SAMHSA Guidance to States and School Systems on Addressing Mental Health and Substance Use Issues in Schools (with information on funding these efforts)



  • County Superintendents
  • District Superintendents and Other District Representatives
  • Department of Education Representatives
  • New Jersey State Legislators


Registration is limited. Please only send one representative from your District.

Looking forward to seeing you there! 
Please contact us at 908-889-2552 with any questions.