Family and Youth Engagement in School Justice Partnership: Voices from the Field

November 28, 2017
 
This webinar will highlight the need for authentic family and youth engagement in School-Justice Partnership work, with an emphasis on the challenge of engaging parents, other caregivers and youth in diversion opportunities that address behavioral health needs. Excerpts from a new podcast series called "Strategies to Build Family and Youth Engagement in School Responder Models" will be shared, elevating the family and youth perspectives on engagement and highlighting strategies that have been successful in practice. School-Justice Partnership experts will be featured in the following episodes:  
  • Episode 1 - Helping Students Thrive by Supporting their Parents and Caregivers
  • Episode 2 - Authentic Family Engagement: It's More than a Pizza
  • Episode 3 - Engaging Students to Provide Behavioral Health Supports in Schools

Join us to hear firsthand reflections on the barriers to engagement from the parent, school, and provider perspectives and to learn about strategies that have the potential to breathe new life into the family and youth engagement component of your School-Justice Partnership Efforts.

Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Time: 12:00 p.m. Eastern / 1:00 p.m. Central / 12:00 p.m. Mountain / 9:00 a.m. Pacific 
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes
Facilitator: Jacqui Greene, National Center for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice, Policy Research Associates
 
To view the program flier with additional information, click here.
 
News Category: