NYSED/OMH/MHANYS Mental Health Education Advisory

NYSSCA represented you at the NYSED/OMH/MHANYS Mental Health Education Advisorywhich was established to provide recommendations to the NYSED Board of Regents and includes representatives from 75 organizations.
2017-2018 Meeting Date Agenda and links to information:
April 30, 2018 Mental health education in schools (see one-pager)

Workgroups presented recommendations for feedback:

1.    Mental Health Resources for Classroom Instruction

2.    Multiple Dimensions of Mental Health

3.    Mental Health Resources for Schools, Students & Families

4.    Supporting a Positive School Climate and Culture

5.    Implementation

Regents to review Advisory recommendations on May 7, 2018.

Technical Assistance Center funded by NYS, headed by MHANYS:

NYS School Mental Health Resource and Training Center

February 15, 2018 Recent Activity update

Workgroup breakouts

November 8, 2017 Recent Activity update

Workgroup breakouts

September 28, 2017 Background – Renee Rider, Associate Commissioner, NYSED

· Mental Health Resources – What Educators Should Know

· Mental  Health in Schools

Charge of Advisory – MHANYS – Mental Health Education in Schools

Mental Health Education in Schools Survey findings

Workgroups established:

1.   Mental Health Resources for Classroom Instruction

2.   Multiple Dimensions of Mental Health

3.   Mental Health Resources for Schools, Students & Families

4.   Supporting a Positive School Climate and Culture

5.   Implementation