The overarching goal is to offer services that reduce barriers to learning and enhance healthy psychological development of school-age students.
The following was presented at the 16th Annual Conference on Advancing School Mental Health in Charleston, SC. The presentation explored Family Engagement: Creating Resiliency through Better Partnerships', a training to improve communication and relationships between educators and parents within a community. Specifically, presenters will discuss creating safety in partnerships, the power of understanding, engaging families through relationships, and opportunities for partnerships in an integrated approach to open communication and creating positive change within the school building to promote a positive and nurturing community.
Amy Wilms and Kathleen Oberlin, MS, OhioMental Health Network for School Success
Krista Allison, JD, Office for School Health and Wellness, Department of Education, Columbus
Sandi Regula, BS, Positive Education Program (PEP)/Ohio Mental Health Network for School Success, Rocky River
Rachel Regula Lewis, Ohio Mental Health Network for School Success, Rocky River