Accessing Public School Mental Health Services: What They Offer and How to Obtain Them
This event is part of a monthly series offered by the Texas A&M Child Psychiatry Access Network.
June 7th | 12:00-1:00 pm
TEA: Mental and Behavioral Health Webinar Series- Parent & Family Engagement
The Texas Education Agency Mental and Behavioral Health Team and Project AWARE Texas will be hosting a series of monthly webinars on timely and relevant school mental health topics.
June 14th | 11:00 am
Texas School Safety Conference
Themed Developing School Safety Leaders, the conference will offer strategies to empower everyone in the school community to lead with confidence.
June 18th – 22nd
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TxSOC & CRCG Conference
The 2023 Texas System of Care and Community Resource Coordination Groups Conference is an interagency conference for youth, family members, state leaders, child-serving providers, and community leaders to focus on building authentic connections, collaborating to improve outcomes for children, youth, young adults, and their families, and will spotlight voices with lived experience.
Austin, TX and Virtual | July 25th – 27th
The 2023 Annual Conference on Advancing School Mental Health
The Each year, the Annual Conference on Advancing School Mental Health brings together leaders, practitioners, researchers, family members, advocates, and other partners in the school mental health field to share the latest research and best practices. The conference emphasizes a shared school-family-community agenda to bring mental health promotion, prevention, and intervention to students and families as part of a multi-tiered system of supports. This conference is hosted by the National Center for School Mental Health (NCSMH; funded in part by the Health Resources and Services Administration).
More information coming soon.
Black Youth Suicide: Exploring A Public Health Crisis and the Role of Racial Trauma
This webinar will explore and define a range of suicidal risk characteristics, identify warning signs for adolescent suicide, explain how adolescent suicide risk may present differently for Black youth, and explore research identifying associations between racial trauma and suicide risk.
June 6th | 11:00-12:00 pm
Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) – Community Strategies Grounded in Racial Justice, Trauma-informed Care, Healing, and Harm Reduction
NTTAC will discuss the journey of a community, grassroots movement to address the emotional, mental, and political health of youth in site-specific, innovative ways.
June 8th | 11:30-12:30 pm
Words Matter Discussion Series
Please join NTTAC for the Words Matter series where we engage in open and authentic discussions about the impact of common terminology used in child-serving systems with those that are directly affected.
June 8th, July 13th, August 10th | 1:00-2:00 pm
2023 School Mental Health Virtual Learning Series
The Central East MHTTC in collaboration with the National Center for School Mental Health is offering a school mental health webinar series with a focus on advancing high quality, sustainable school mental health from a multi-tiered system of support, trauma-sensitive, culturally responsive, and equitable lens.
June 13th, July 11th, August 8th | 2:00-3:00 pm
Peers and Clinicians Together (PACT)
Peers and Clinicians Together (PACT) is a free monthly series where you can ask anything that’s on your mind of a mental health clinician and peer support provider!
June 15th, July 20th, August 17th | 1:30-2:30 pm
Youth and Young Adult Support Space (YYASS!)
Leaders of youth-centered programs hold many roles—from exploring youth peer supports, to creating youth programs, to building sustainability plans, to growing partnerships in communities. The Youth and Young Adult Support Space (YYASS) is a virtual learning space for those who are working in and leading youth-centered programs and organizations to come together. YYASS is perfect for leaders of Youth MOVE chapters and other youth-run programs that engage youth with lived mental health experiences in change-making.
June 21st, July 19th, August 17th | 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Family Exchange – Peer Networking for Family Leaders who Foster and Support Family Engagement
Whether you are new to your role or you have been in the family movement for many years, the Family Exchange is a peer networking group to share experiences, innovative and effective practices, skills and knowledge, solution to barriers and challenges, and key information supporting your role as family leaders.
May 31st, June 28th | 2:00-3:30 pm
Walking with Tribal Youth on Their Sacred Journey: Understanding How to Support Tribal Youth
This webinar is Part 2 of a 4-Part Pride Month series: Walking with Tribal Youth on Their Sacred Journey. This session will focus on the needs of Native LGBTQ+ and Two-Spirit youth. Best practices for supporting young people will be shared, including the importance of listening to young people about their identities, and how to support young people experiencing mental health challenges.
June 12th | 12:00-2:00 pm
Supporting Native LGBTQ+ & Two-Spirit Individuals: Panel Focusing on Lived Experience
This session is Part 4 of a 4-Part Pride Month series: Walking with Tribal Youth on Their Sacred Journey, and will be a panel discussion focusing on experiences of supporting native LGBTQ+ and Two-Spirit people. Panelists will share lessons from various perspectives of lived experience; what has helped, what harmed, what providers need to know. The panel will also include a talking circle and a Q & A session on supporting Native LGBTQ+ and Two-Spirit youth.
June 26th | 12:00-2:00 pm