April 9th, 2021
Comprehensive School Mental Health Systems: Evidence-based Services and Supports Across All Tiers: Session 1
Speaker: John Crocker, M.Ed., Director of School Mental Health & Behavioral Services, Methuen Public Schools
April 9, 16, 30, May 7, 14, 2021
Description: Participants will be engaged in work to understand and strengthen evidence-based services and supports across all tiers of a Comprehensive School Mental Health System (CSMHS). Focus topics will include: methods for fostering social emotional competence through the delivery of SEL curriculum and the use of SEL instructional practices; enhancing mental health literacy; engaging in mental health promotion activities; developing and implementing group-based interventions, including cognitive behavioral therapy groups; enhancing individual therapeutic care (improving session structure, developing treatment plans, engaging in psychosocial progress monitoring); and establishing partnerships with community-based mental health agencies to augment available services. Presentations will be accompanied by the provision of resources and engagement in activities to foster and support implementation.
Attendees must register for and participate in all 5 two-hour webinar sessions. A code will given out during each session for accountability purposes. Please hold onto all 5 codes- you will enter them into the PDP/CEU forms. Forms must be completed after the 5th session. PDP/CEU forms are available on the page of the 5th session. You will receive your certificates at the end of the 2020-2021 school year.Register Now