Mental Health and Homeless Students: A Closer Look

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Add to Calendar 2017-06-08 10:30:00 2017-06-08 10:30:00 Mental Health and Homeless Students: A Closer Look Homeless high school students are struggling to not only find a place to sleep, but to meet their emotional and mental health needs. To mark Mental Health Awareness Month, The Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness (ICPH) will explore its recent data report, More Than a Place to Sleep, shedding light on the traumatic toll homelessness takes on students. Join ICPH's Senior Policy Analyst Anna Shaw-Amoah as she takes a closer look at the mental health struggles this vulnerable population faces, highlighting existing social and emotional supports, and considering ways to increase access to trauma-informed services for teens. To register, click here. noreply@air.org America/New_York public

Commemorates Mental Health Awareness Month by exploring data on homeless high school students. During this webinar The Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness (ICPH) discussed its recent publication, More Than a Place to Sleep, which sheds light on the traumatic toll homelessness takes on students.The webinar also highlighted existing social and emotional supports, and discussed ways to increase access to trauma-informed services for teens.

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