Thank you for attending the information-packed Nov. 20, 2013 Northwestern District Attorney's Office 2nd Annual Safe School Summit on Youth Mental Health, presented this year in partnership with the Massachusetts Teachers Association (MTA) and National Education Association (NEA). Click the links below for workshop materials. More materials and conference videos to come.
Keynote Address by Ross Greene, Ph.D.
Understanding and Helping At-Risk Kids: Where We Go Wrong and How to Make it Right
Workshop Session A
Ross Greene, Ph.D.: Collaborative & Proactive Solutions: The Next Generation of Solving Problems Collaborative
Joyce Hanousek: Not Everyone Cries: Strategies to Help Children Who Are Victims of Violence
Jennifer Bryan, Ph.D.: From the Dress Up Corner to the Senior Prom: Navigating Gender and Sexuality Diversity in PreK-12 Schools
Workshop Session B
John Swanson, MD: Psychopharmacology: Medication and Schools
Maru Gonzalez: Safe Schools, Happier Students: Cultivating a Respectful and Affirming School Climate for LGBTQ Students
Barry Feldman, Ph.D.: Preventing Youth Suicide: What Educators Should Know
Workshop Session C
Christopher Overtree, Ph.D.: Partners in Mental Health: How Schools and Parents Work Together to Raise Healthy Children
Joyce Hanousek Moderated Panel Discussion: Safe School Planning: Is Your Plan Meeting All Student Needs?
Amber Douglas, Ph.D.: Cultures of Coping: Understanding Resiliency Across Cultures