Pierce County Youth Mental Health Summit Featuring My Ascension with Emma Benoit RESCHEDULED Sunday, March 6, 2022 1:30pm – 5:00pm
Kids’ Mental Health Pierce County (KMHPC), a community collaborative created by Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital to improve access to youth mental health services, earned the “2021 Program of the Year” award from the Washington State chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI).
January Webinar: Trauma Sensitive De-Escalation Practices for Youth Wednesday, January 5th, 2022 4:00 - 5:30 PM Presented by Tovah Denaro (she/hers), MS.Ed Educational and Behavioral Consultant
DECEMBER WEBINAR: Family Initiated Treatment (FIT) Training with HCA Wednesday, December 21, 2021 3:00 PM Join us for a training about Family Initiated Treatment (FIT) with Enos Mbajah who is the School Age Child, Youth, and Family Integrated Services Supervisor with the Washington State Healthcare Authority (HCA) .
A Mindful State Webinar Series: The Impact of Trauma on Childhood Development Tuesday, Dec 14, 2021 4:00 PM Pacific Time
Understanding Youth Mental Health & Preventing Unauthorized Access to Firearms Webinar Monday, Dec 13, 2021 4:00 PM Pacific Time
DECEMBER WEBINAR: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2021 3:30 - 5:00 PM For School Professionals Only. Presented by Tovah Denaro (she/hers), MS.Ed Educational and Behavioral Consultant
Kids Mental Health Pierce County Applauds Recent Position Statement Declaring a National Emergency in Children’s Mental Health
On October 19th, 2021 the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP), and Children’s Hospitals Association (CHA) jointly declared a national emergency in children’s mental health, noting alarming increases in depression, anxiety and suicidality experienced by children since the onset of the Covid pandemic. This emergency is of no surprise to Kids Mental Health Pierce County, a collaborative of over 60 agencies pulling together to serve the mental health needs of Pierce County youth.
NOVEMBER WEBINAR: Social Emotional Learning for Adults - Tips and Tricks for Self and Others Presented by Tovah (Fairshot) Denaro (she/her), MS. Ed. Educational and Behavioral Consultant For school professionals only. Wednesday November 10th, 2021 4:00 - 5:30 PM PST