Mental Health Support for Students: The Legal Framework

When:  May 22, 2019 from 1:00 PM to 2:15 PM (ET)
Associated with  Safe Schools
Speakers will explain and explore the current legal framework for identifying, evaluating, and supporting students in need of mental health services, in and outside of the special education context. What legal tools are available to help schools serve and refer students with mental health needs? We’ll look at this issue from new angles, including traumatic stress, threat assessment, and wrap-around services. Get insights and creative approaches from attorneys experienced in counseling school districts in their efforts to keep all students safe and supported.


Cheryl Richardson