Supporting the Educational Needs of Children & Youth with Mental Health Challenges and Those Who Have Experienced Trauma Livingston County

With Terri Henrizi from Association for Children’s Mental Health 

THURSDAY, MAY 23, 2019 

10:00AM – 1:00PM 

Sign-in opens at 9:30AM 

Refreshments will be served. 

THE ARC OF LIVINGSTON 

2980 Dorr Rd. Brighton, MI 48116 

Join us to learn how mental health challenges and trauma can affect children and youth in the school setting and examine strategies and supports that can help them to be more successful.
This training includes:
* Overview of common mental health disorders in children and youth
* Implications of exposure to trauma
* Discuss why this matters in schools and most importantly what we can do about it!
* Connect with resources for children’s mental health and trauma

RSVP with Stephanie Nicholls by May 16, 2019
(248) 667-8567 or stephanie.n@michiganallianceforfamilies.org

Or online at www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org/rsvp

If it is after the deadline and you haven’t registered, please call or email to check the status of the event.

If you require accommodations or materials in an alternative format, please let us know one week before the workshop.

 

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