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

With Terri Henrizi from Association for Children’s Mental Health

THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 2019
5:00PM – 7:00PM
Sign-in opens at 4:30PM

Monroe ISD
1101 S. Raisinville Rd.
Monroe, MI 48161

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

 

Kristen Columbus by January 17, 2019
(734) 662-1256 or kristen@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.

Counties:

Down Syndrome Guild of Southeast Michigan

Organization providing programs for new and expectant parents, recreation programs, social programs, and employment programs for residents of Southeast Michigan. The website also provides resource information (including a medical directory and education).

Lutheran Social Services of Michigan

Organization that provides a variety of services, including behavioral health services and disability support services, including Life Skills Development, Activities of Daily Living Management, Case Management Liaison, Family Support, Transportation, Medication Reminders, Individual Service Planning, Structured Activities, Community Integration, Program Evaluation and Continuous Quality Improvement, Advocacy Services, 24-Hour On-Call Support, Respite, and Person-Centered Care.

Free Health Clinics of Michigan

Free Clinics of Michigan (FCOM) is a network of volunteer-staffed free clinics that provide health care services to the uninsured or medically underserved within the State of Michigan.

Samaritas – Persons with Disability Services East

We connect families with the resources they need to help their loved ones lead lives full of purpose and self-determination. We empower people with disabilities to have a voice in their own care and become involved members of their communities. We transform lives through person centered care, individualized support and deep, meaningful connections with caregivers.

Michigan Community Dental Clinics

Michigan Community Dental Clinics has several dental clinics located throughout the state that provide dental services to adults and children on Medicaid, as well as low-income, non-insured individuals. Non-Medicaid patients are provided dental services at a reduced fee.